National Seating Launches the New and Improved Routemaster 650

National Seating has launched the new and improved Routemaster 650 to replace the Routemaster 640. Now utilizing the premium 95-air, dual damper suspension, the new Routemaster 650 will provide the premium level of comfort in demand by the school bus drivers today! The Routemaster series of aftermarket replacement seats for drivers bosts a total of seven inches of fore/aft track travel allowing shorter drivers a better pedal reach and improve the comfortable and safe driving habits for school bus drivers! Be sure to check out the great line-up of school bus drivers seats by National Seating today!

New All-Black Mordura Cloth for the Corsair Seat By Popular Demand!

National Seating listens to you! You’ve told us that you want an all-black Mordura cloth Corsair seat, so we made one. Beginning November 1, 2018, you can now purchase an all-back Mordura cloth Corsair seat for your truck. Be sure to build your own seat HERE and use the wishlist to send it to that awesome boss or dealer to order one for your truck today!

New brown covers for National Seating’s school bus driver’s seats

By popular demand, as of January 2, 2018, National Seating’s Routemaster line will now offer brown cover trim options for all three seat models. Now the all-makes school bus drivers seats can be built on our website and you can select your custom built Routemaster in black, grey, or brown to match the current seats in your busses! Be sure to check out the website builder today at https://www.nationalseating.com/en-us/product/configure/seat/20114

Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc. (the “Company”) (Nasdaq: CVGI) is pleased to announce the launch of the Corsair seat by National Seating®. The Corsair seat provides a competitive mix of premium features at a mid-range price-point. Value-conscious buyers will be pleased that triple-chamber air lumbar, contoured cushion and 6-way cushion adjustment are offered as standard features on all Corsair seats. Premium features such as suspension cover, heater, the BackCycler® system and genuine leather can all be added as needed.

Patrick Miller, president and CEO of Commercial Vehicle Group said, “The Corsair seat enhances the product offerings by our National Seating brand and aligns well with the needs of truck fleets, with optional configuring to suit the many different customer requirements.”

The introduction of the Corsair seat will enrich National Seating’s all-makes line-up. More information is available at http://www.nationalseating.com/en-us/product/seat/corsair-truck-seat.

National Seating is pleased to announce two new enhancements to the Ensign seat. Available immediately, new models of the Ensign seat will feature:

  • Air Lumbar as standard
  • A new Mordura cloth and Vinyl trim option

In additional to these updates, we will be discontinuing the ‘Lo-back’ backrest version of the seat. Customers interested in a low backrest configuration will still be able to order the low back options on the Captain seat.

The changes will involve the introduction of new seat part numbers and the discontinuance of the existing ones. In order to allow time for changes in the supply stream, we will introduce the new products effective July 15, 2015 and discontinue the existing PNs effective December 31, 2015.

The new Ensign seats with Air Lumbar will be available for configuration on Nationals’ new website at www.nationalseating.com.

NEW ALBANY, Ohio, Feb. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — On January 29th, 2015, Commercial Vehicle Group’s National Seating team was awarded Diamond supplier status by Navistar in a ceremony held at Navistar International Corporation’s, world headquarters in Lisle, IL. Diamond supplier status is Navistar’s highest recognition in supplier excellence. Earning this award places CVG’s award-winning seating group in the top 2% of suppliers who have shared this elite honor. To compete for this award, suppliers are expected to exceed standards of excellence set in Quality, Delivery, Cost and Innovation, as well providing world class customer service. This award specifically recognizes CVG’s seating facilities located in Vonore, TN and Saltillo, MX where commercial truck seating products are manufactured.

“Our products are only as good as the parts we use to build them. We expect every one of our products to have exceptional quality and uptime, and the 26 suppliers receiving this award have set the bar for that level of performance,” said Phil Christman, Navistar’s Senior Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer.

“CVG and Navistar are strategically aligned and achieving this level of excellence strengthens our partnership and demonstrates CVG’s commitment to this valuable customer. This award recognizes an outstanding performance by the CVG employees involved in truck seating, customer support, and manufacturing who are dedicated to producing a best in class seat product,” said Patrick Miller, President, Global Truck and Bus. Greg Boese, Vice President, Global Seating added “our team met this challenge on a wide range of seat products in 2014. The Navistar award exhibits our long term commitment to a very valued customer.”