• Micro Bird G5 - Propane

    The Propane-Powered Micro Bird uses Ford’s E-450 chassis with a 6.8L engine and ROUSH® propane system, and offers best-in-class horsepower and torque. With a capacity of up to 30 passengers, and a fuel tank that allows travel of up to 320 miles, your Propane-Powered Micro Bird is sure to get you far, while keeping the environment clean and offering fuel savings along the way. As many satisfied customers can affirm, propane autogas is a safe, clean and affordable alternative fuel with an established infrastructure system throughout North America.
  • Blue Bird Micro Bird Body Advantage

    Blue Bird's Micro Bird G5 body combines our renowned safety and durability advantages such as one-piece steel roof bows, with new advances in visibility, serviceability, ergonomics, comfort, and stylish, modern design.


    G5 Propane School Bus
    EPA Certified

    EPA & CARB Certified

    The propane-powered Micro Bird G5 is certified by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the California Air Resources Board (CARB).

    G5 Frame

    Passenger Safety Cage

    This galvanized steel body frame ensures that all exterior elements, including dust, moisture and noise, remain outside the passenger compartment. Superior side impact protection is offered by the use of heavy-gauge steel side impact barriers that incorporate the seat rail into the design for extra strength.

    G5 Wide Body

    Extra Wide Body Design

    The Micro Bird G5 is equipped with an extra wide body to offer more aerodynamic styling, wider seating for increased comfort, 93" interior width at hip, a wider aisle for increased safety, and better compartmentalization.

    G5 Window

    More-View Window

    Maximum visibility of the loading zone is provided by a fully-glassed entrance door and unobstructed “More-View” window. A 32" electric double-opening door comes standard.

    Micro Bird G5 LED Lights

    LED Lights

    LED clearance lights, direction lights and stop lights are standard equipment offering enhanced safety, while reducing operating and maintenance costs. Recessed lighting on at the front and back offers savings on potential repair costs due to water infiltration and also increases gasket life expectancy.

    Bus Seat

    School Bus Seats

    Integrated child seats and 3-point lap and shoulder seat belts are available for enhanced safety and versatility.