Green Automotive's Subsidiary Newport Coachworks Delivered the First of 432 Buses at the GCLA Meetin

Green Automotive's Subsidiary Newport Coachworks Delivered the First of 432 Buses at the GCLA Meeting in San Diego

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Green Automotive Company's ( (OTC:GACR) subsidiary, Newport Coachworks, Inc. (NCI), yesterday delivered the first of the 432 buses ordered from its major customer Don Brown Bus Sales Inc. The handover of the high quality "all American" shuttle bus took place at the GCLA (Greater Californian Livery Association) meeting in San Diego.

Carter Read, president of Newport Coachworks, and AJ Thurber, general sales manager for Don Brown Bu ...

Carter Read, president of Newport Coachworks, and AJ Thurber, general sales manager for Don Brown Bus Sales, unveil the first shuttle bus in San Diego (Photo: Business Wire)

Last November Newport Coachworks signed a distribution agreement with Don Brown Bus Sales, one of North America's leading bus distributors, to manufacture a range of buses over the next 2 years. To meet this demand, the company invested heavily in its new state of the art production facility based in Riverside, California.

Carter Read, President of NCI confirms: "We have invested in the most technically advanced machinery such as a 5 axis CNC machine and a full length spray booth and oven for painting even the longest buses, to make sure we meet the highest quality standards. The first bus that rolled off our production line, the Atlas 27, combines high rigidity with optimized weight and maximum durability thanks its innovative fiberglass body, fully composite floor and high strength light weight frame. A good day for manufacturing in America!"

Don Brown Bus Sales General Sales Manager AJ Thurber is delighted: "This is the first of a new generation of shuttle buses which we believe are set to take America by storm. Its elegant design will inspire passengers with an outstanding ride and comfort level. Mr. Read has proven the superiority of his technology that leads to a longer life for the buses, greater pleasure for the passengers and higher levels of safety. We are amazed at what Newport Coachworks has been able to achieve in such a short period of time."

About Green Automotive Company

Green Automotive Company is a state-of-the-art niche vehicle design, engineering, manufacturing, and sales company, driving innovation in the use of cutting edge zero and low emission technologies. Green Automotive Company possesses a unique portfolio of synergistic and innovative businesses that are active in 3 main market segments: Advanced vehicle technology development, engineering & design with a focus on zero and low emission solutions; Manufacturing and customization of vehicles for niche markets with the potential to be converted into low emission or electric vehicles and Distribution of sustainable transport solutions including a comprehensive after sales support program maximizing the life time value of all vehicles.

Our 3 main divisions servicing these 3 segments are Liberty Electric Cars Ltd , Newport Coachworks Inc and GoinGreen Ltd. Green Automotive Company shares are traded on the OTC QB under the symbol "GACR". For further info, visit

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