FOR SALE: SHOW COACH
Bus Conversions / Erie, CO
This coach was built for the 2001 Tampa Super show as Vantares ultimate coach having $152,000 in options and a sticker of $1.3 mil. Would cost around $2 mil to duplicate today. Purchased by the country singer, George Jones and used as his personal tour bus for the next 3 years of 122,000 miles. We purchased the coach in March of 2004 and have logged an additional 77,000 trouble free miles. Stored in a heated garage when not in use and serviced annually by Prevost plus an oil analysis has been maintained on the engine, transmission, differential and the generator. Valve adjustment and bullwheel examined at 150,000.
The list of options is 2 1/2 pages single spaced which I can fax to you. Includes Prevost over the road heat & air conditioning (7.5 tons) plus 4 built in air conditioners. The 500 HP Detroit is fitted with a 6 speed Allison with a 6 stage transmission retarder. The slide rooms are HWH hydraulics and HWH automatic leveling. Coach has never been used as a full time residence, no accidents, no smoking/ no pets and never pulled a trailer. Vibrasonic Isri Seats have ostrich inserts, the granite floor has mother of pearl insets with brass grouting strips. There are two pocket doors with new motors. Total of 29 drawers throughout the coach and three closets totaling 9 lineal feet (4'9", 3'0" & 1' 3"). Two automatic Fantastic ceiling fans with temp, speed & rain. There is an Inst-a-Hot with hot and cold RO water at the sink. RO water is also supplied to the Ice Maker. Amanna 36" refrig with water & Ice thru the door. Equipped with AquaHot Diesel heat with 5 heat exchangers plus one for the wet bay and engine pre-heater. There are two builtin electric heaters plus two more in the wet bay all on thermostats. There are two 4,000 Watt Trace SineWave programmable Inverter/Chargers capable of running one or two air conditioners from the battery bank of 8 NEW Lifeline GlasMat (AGM) 4D batteries. The charge rate is adjustable from 1 amp to 50 amps. Fresh water 165 gal, gray water 70 gal, black water 75 gal. Fuel 235 gal. ProDriver recorded 6.7 MPG average for the last 3 years. The floor is Electrically Heated and the carpet is sculptured to match the outside graphics plus FiberOpeics in the accents in the door, salon and stateroom carpet. More FibetrOptics in the ceiling and bath. The four seat dinette is expandable to seat six, The couch is motorized to make a bed and the occasional chairs are Ekorness Stresless brand. The shades, the TVs, DVD, Bose, Lights, etc have the SMX hand held controllers. Two station Video intercom. Salon TV is 42" Sony, recently replaced. The stateroom TV is 26" and the Bay TV both recently replaced. All tires are less than 3 year old, has all new air bags, air valves, shock absorbers, caliper pistons & boots. In dash Alpine GPS, Radio, 12 Disc CD changer, with AM/FM & TV plus a new flat screen backup camera monitor that will also display the GPS and TV. Two Bose Surround sound systems (Salon Bose has a 6 CD Changer, and a second for the Stateroom) In-Motion TracStar TV antenna with dual feed for DVR. Cornering lights, docking lights, 10 area lights, rear work lights. Green Neon belly lights for impressive night illumination, ceiling fan, whole house flushable water filter plus Reverse Osmosis system - The Power Tech 17.5 generator has 925 hours and the coach has a 50Amp Buddy Plug to power a neighbors coach. Two Girard electric awnings, forward one is 19 ft and the rear one is 16 ft. Numerous spare parts are included (HWH hydraulic drive motor, window blind motor, air cond circuit board,pocket door motor, panel light switches, light bulbs, cabinet latches, Koni shock, floor granite, end rolls of most fabrics, touch up paint, belts, relays, etc) the list just goes on and on, truly an ultimate coach. The coach can sit for weeks and the air bags will not leak down. AND Everything Works!!