Blue Bird Welcomes New Jersey Dealer


FORT VALLEY, Ga. — Blue Bird Corporation is pleased to welcome the new dealer for the state of New Jersey, Hoover Truck Centers. Established in 1966, Hoover Truck Centers is a family-run dealership known for its comprehensive customer sales and service support. Hoover Truck Centers features three (3) strategically placed locations, complete with experienced sales staff, full-service parts and knowledgeable service technicians at each facility.

“The signing of a first-class dealer such as Hoover Truck Centers provides Blue Bird with outstanding sales and service support throughout New Jersey,” said Phil Horlock, Blue Bird president and CEO. “Hoover Truck Centers has been a leading transportation and vocational equipment provider in New Jersey for over 46 years and we are delighted to have them join our solid team of North American Dealers.”

“Residents of New Jersey have always known Hoover Truck Centers provide exceptional sales and service support and we are pleased to offer this for Blue Bird customers in our state,” said Bob Hoover, president of Hoover Truck Centers. “Blue Bird is a globally recognized brand, known for its safe, reliable and innovative buses and Hoover Truck Centers is proud to join Blue Bird’s team of dealers.”

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About Blue Bird

Blue Bird offers a complete line of Type A, C and D school buses in a variety of options and configurations. For more than 85 years, Blue Bird Corporation has continued to set industry standards with its innovative design and manufacturing capabilities. Additionally, Blue Bird provides comprehensive financial solutions through Blue Bird Capital Services. Today, Blue Bird has more than 1,500 employees, Georgia-based manufacturing facilities and an extensive network of Dealers and service-parts facilities throughout North America. Its global presence can be seen in more than 60 countries through sales into Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Latin America, Europe and the Middle East. For more information, visit the Blue Bird Corporation web site at