The funding is expected to play a critical role in accelerating the adoption of all-electric school buses across the country. “We’re excited to expand our existing partnership with Collins to include what is widely considered to be the preferred platform for the Type A school bus, the GM 4500,” Lightning eMotors CEO Tim Reeser said. About Collins Bus CorporationCollins Bus Corporation, a subsidiary of REV Group Inc., has delivered more than 50 years of the best bus designs. Any statements contained herein that are not statements of historical fact may be deemed to be forward-looking statements. Moreover, Lightning eMotors operates in a competitive and rapidly changing environment, and new risks may emerge from time to time.