Bus 2738 was part of a fleet of 60 (#2701-2761) 30’ Gillig Phantoms delivered new to AC Transit in 1992. 2738 was operated in service until 2009 when it was set aside for possible donation and was acquired by the PBM in June 2011. The museum is pleased to have this lift equipped Gillig representing AC Transit in the museum’s collection.
Manufacturer: Gillig Corporation, Hayward, CA
Model: 30/102TB/6V92T Serial#: 83859 Built: 1992
Power train: Rear mounted GM 6V92T, Turbocharged Diesel engine w/4 speed automatic transmission.
Body: Steel/Aluminum body. Seating: 28 passengers
Length 30 ft. – Width 102 in.
Bus 2738 is operable and in good mechanical condition. The body and interior are in good overall condition. At the present time #2738 is stored in Fremont, CA.
Support the PBM’s bus preservation efforts. Join the museum’s Adopt-A-Bus program. Adopt this bus or any PBM bus of your choice by contributing to a special fund account reserved for maintenance and or restoration of each bus. All of the PBM’s buses have their own special accounts and all funds donated to a particular account will be used only for that bus.
To donate to the Special Funds account for this bus indicate AC Transit 2738 on your contribution.