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We sell and service many different manufacturers buses such as Starcraft, Glaval, Goshen and others.  Whether you are looking for a shuttle bus, a transit bus, or paratransit options, we can provide you with the options that are ideal for you. Choosing from a full array of colors, interior fabrics and flooring, as well as nearly endless layout options, we will design a bus that will perform for you. Advanced Modifications sells and services buses for two leading bus manufacturers. Our buses are known both regionally and nationally at high quality, cost effective vehicles that perform. We will explore what features and options work best for you. Meeting the varied bus demands of our commercial customers, we know the importance of finding the right fit for optimal efficiency. Let us take you through the process.



STARCRAFT Bus provides affordable transportation solutions ranging from; hotel shuttle vans, church buses, and retirement centers to medium size buses ideal for tour bus and shuttle bus operators and many other private transportation organizations.

All new for 2011, the Xpress is a simple and spacious shuttle bus at a nearly unbeatable price. Whether you are looking to shuttle your hotel guests to and from the airport, looking for an excellent alternative to a cramped 15 passenger van or need the versatility of a lift-equipped unit, the Xpress boasts a wide-entry electric door, over 6 feet of headroom, standard seat belts and a variety of standard features in five popular floor plans. Built on the tried-and-true Ford E-series chassis, the Xpress is durable and easy to maneuver. In fact, most floor plans do not require the driver to have a Commercial Driver's License. If you are seeking the simplest, safest and most efficient expression of transportation today, test the Xpress. It will move you... and your small group.

Introducing the Prodigy XP...a simple, safe and reliable activity bus manufactured to meet all your transportation needs. The Prodigy XP was created specifically for daycare centers, after-school programs and school corporations that require MFSABs to transport their children. Designed and built from the ground up, the Prodigy XP utilizes the same body style as Starcraft's highly successful Xpress Series. In keeping with Starcraft's commitment to put safety first, the Prodigy XP offers steel-cage construction, seat belts and various other safety features as standard equipment. Whether you are looking for a 14-passenger floor plan with school bus or activity bus seats, the Prodigy XP boasts the longest list of standard features, the fastest delivery time in the industry, and is aggressively priced, making it the best value in the MFSAB market today.

The Starquest is the perfect solution for those in the market for a highly-maneuverable, low-profile shuttle bus. The Starquest, with it's fully welded steel cage construction, sleek exterior and long list of standard features, can accommodate the needs of a variety of groups including hotels, schools, resorts and churches. It's easy to appreciate the style the Starquest offers with its distinctive aerodynamic, low-profile construction. Drivers will appreciate the improved handling and stability the Starquest provides with its dual rear wheels. The spacious interior, which includes an 88" wide body, a center aisle with 74" of interior head room and two-passenger seating on each side of the aisle makes the Starquest a passenger favorite. The optional rear luggage area gives passengers added room to enjoy the view through the 36" x 36" windows. The Starquest sets the standard in style, comfort and maneuverability, making it one of the best values in the industry today.

The Starlite is the perfect solution for those in the market for a smaller shuttle bus or an alternative to a raised roof van. The Starlite, with its narrow body and long list of standard features, can accommodate a variety of needs. Drivers will appreciate the improved handling and stability the Starlite offers with its dual rear wheels. Because a Commercial Drivers License isn't needed to operate the Starlite (check your state requirements), it's always ready for the road. Passengers will be able to enter and exit the Starlite with ease through the wide entry door and deep steps and can comfortably move throughout the bus with its 20" aisle and 77" of interior head room. Once seated, passengers will have a great view through the 36" x 36" windows. This, combined with the previously mentioned features, makes the Starlite the most spacious shuttle bus in the industry.

Safety is our primary focus at Starcraft Bus, from the 3,000 lbs. seat-pull test to the rigorous 7-year/200,000 mile Altoona testing, passengers can be assured that the Allstar surpasses the most stringent testing. Bus operators can relax knowing that the fully welded steel cage construction offers the best passenger protection. Performance is not measured by how fast the bus will go, but rather by passenger comfort. The Allstar features straight side wall construction that maximizes passenger shoulder space and the widest aisle in the industry. Durability does not come easily or quickly. The Allstar has been time tested for close to a decade. The 22,000-plus Starcraft buses on North America's roads offer a billion reasons why the Allstar has become a favorite, and those reasons are called miles. The Allstar is engineered to accommodate a variety of seating arrangements including wheelchair accessibility and various storage options for luggage.

Your discriminating clientele demand distinctive styling and luxurious features, and you require rugged construction and high value. The Ultrastar combines both distinctive styling and sturdy welded steel cage construction to fulfill all your needs. Whether you transport clients to the ballet, on tours to shopping malls or casinos, executives to various sites, church or senior groups to functions, or parking operation services, the luxurious rugged Ultrastar meets all your needs in a good-looking, fully welded steel cage package. Available in a variety of seating and luggage configurations, Ultrastar also offers features like audio/video equipment with multiple LCE monitors, PA systems for your tour hosts, and fully compliant lift and passenger solutions. The Ultrastar...combining all you want and everything you need.

The XLT, Starcraft's largest people-mover, is designed to provide maximum space and comfort at a price that won't break your budget. The XLT is the perfect solution for tour operators, senior centers, churches and college sports teams requiring the higher passenger and luggage capacities the small cutaway-style bus cannot handle. Setting the standard for shoulder and headroom, the 102" wide XLT is spacious enough to accommodate up to 43 passengers in wide 19" seats. For long hauls, popular options include entertainment systems that are easily viewable from any seat, overhead/rear/undercarriage luggage compartment, and even mobile WiFi. Protecting the passengers is a rugged truck chassis with a fully welded steel cage engineered for years of consistent and quiet operation. A one-piece, seamless FRP roof reduces the potential for leaks, while the stylish design of the fiberglass caps, fiberglass skirts, and Alucobond exterior sidewalls eliminate corrosion. Due to our commitment to product quality, specifications and options are subject to change without notice in the interest of product improvement and market changes.


Paratransit Options

We take pride in providing mobility for those who are physically challenged with the finest ADA-compliant equipment on the market. Each Glaval Bus model can be equipped with a front or rear lift* and a variety of options to accommodate any number of wheelchairs.

Tiedowns by SurLok or Q-Straint, lifts by Ricon or Braun, flipseats, assist rails, signage and lighting, and any other necessary equipment are all available on each model.

Photos shown represent only a few of Glaval’s models. Please contact your nearest dealer or Glaval for information and/or a quote on the model you need.


"Steel Safe"
"Steel Safe" construction wraps passengers in strength and comfort. The subfloor of welded square tube steel is covered with 5/8" pressure-treated MarineTech plywood. A welded steel cage frame is filled with solid block dense foam insulation and laminated to a glavanneal steel exterior skin and an interior wall of vinyl-covered lauan for the side and rear walls that give you the durability and strength you need.

Glaval buses have a 5 Year / 100,000 mile limited warranty.

Glaval Bus' SPORT is a quiet, comfortable, durable steel frame ride with a narrow-body width and low-height for a variety of shuttle and on-demand services.

The PRIMETIME, with its wide variety of floorplans, top-quality components, and your choice of optional equipment, gives you a quality-built steel bus at a price that makes good business sense.

Glaval Bus' Titan II payload is a quiet, comfortable, durable steel frame ride for a variety of shuttle services.

The Titan LF (Low Floor) offers true random access' for up to 5 wheelchair positions or can seat up to 21 ambulatory passengers.

When it comes to meeting tough requirements for performance, reliability and passenger comfort, the UNIVERSAL addresses all your concerns, whatever your transportation needs!

The Entourage delivers superior quality and versatility built on the rugged Ford F-550 Super Duty chassis. The Entourage is both economical and flexible enough to suit any of your transportation solutions.

When hotels, municipalities, airports, shuttle and transit operators are looking high quality, durability and superior handling, the Apollo is the obvious choice.

Surround yourself in elegance and refinement with the Synergy, built by combining tomorrow's technology with today's best quality.

The Concorde II boasts superior Glaval engineering and the attributed that offer a truly impressive medium-duty bus for a variety of applications.