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Alternative Fuel Program

Find the right fuel for your fleet

Model 1 has a unique position as a dealer and installer, giving you a one-stop shop for alternative fuel conversion buses, vans, and utility vehicles. Additionally, we are committed to expanding our portfolio of electric offerings for both passenger and cargo applications. With exclusive partnerships with premier technology providers, flexible financing options, competitive pricing, and much more, Model 1 offers a top-of-the-line solution for every customer.

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Find your perfect fuel alternative

Fuel Types

We believe in giving you the best fleet for your industry and services. That means providing you with the fuel options to increase your fleet’s energy efficiency. Our experts can help you convert to natural gas, propane, or other alternative fuels according to your transit needs.

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Switching to electric vehicles can provide a variety of benefits. You instantly save money on fuel and reduce tailpipe emissions to zero — making this transit solution the most eco-friendly option. Plus, you can take advantage of EV tax incentives for even more savings.

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Compressed natural gas (CNG)

Cleaner than diesel, CNG vehicles produce fewer emissions than conventional fuel. Plus, you’ll spend less on fuel than traditional gasoline.

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A fuel-efficient and eco-friendly option, each of our propane vehicles have been built to ensure an exceptionally low cost-per-mile. Plus, propane vehicles produce fewer carbon emissions than conventional gasoline.

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Improve Functionality with Custom Upfit Options for Your Fleet

Model 1 is the largest Ford-recognized Qualified Vehicle Modifier (QVM), as well as a preferred alternative fuel program installer in the U.S. Regardless of your vehicle types — school buses, transit, dual-fuel vehicles — we’re happy to help you find the solutions to bring greater success to your fleet.

Ready to learn more?

Interested in learning more about the best fuel type, or if going electric is right for your fleet? Fill out the form below to get in contact with your Model 1 team. From there, we’ll be able to recommend the right transit solutions for your business.

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Looking to get your vehicle(s) serviced? Find your local Model 1 service location to get started.

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