Grande West to announce 2017 first quarter results and hold conference call on May 30, 2017

VANCOUVER, May 17, 2017 /CNW/ - Grande West Transportation Group Inc. (TSXV: BUS; OTC PINK: GWTNF)May 17: ("Grande West" or the "Company"), a Canadian bus manufacturer of heavy-duty mid-sized transit buses for sale in Canada and the United States announced today that 2017 first quarter results will be released on Tuesday, May 30 2017.

A conference call for analysts and interested listeners will be held the same day at 11:00 AM EST. The call-in number is (866) 215-5508 or (514) 841-2157 and can be accessed by entering passcode 44958431. A recording of the call will be available on the website the following day at http://www.grandewest.com/investors/videocentre.

The agenda for the call will include first quarter financials, market outlook, production, quality assurance, second quarter deliveries and Buy America production. After the financial results and updates are discussed by management, a question and answer period will be provided.

About Grande West Transportation Group

Grande West Transportation Group is a Canadian bus manufacturer which designs, engineers and manufactures mid-size buses for transit authorities and commercial enterprises.  Grande West's Best-in-Class Vicinity bus is available in 27.5, 30 and 35 foot models powered by clean diesel or CNG designed with affordability, accessibility and global responsibility in mind. It costs significantly less than a regular 40 foot transit bus, burns less fuel and emits less harmful emissions.

The Company supplies Canadian and US municipal transportation agencies and private operators with new buses and has customers in 8 of 10 provinces coast to coast across Canada. Grande West is Buy America compliant and along with ABG, its exclusive US distributor, is actively supplying Vicinity into public and private transit fleet operations in the US.

Grande West Transportation

John LaGourgue
Ph: 604-607-4000
jlagourgue@grandewest.com
www.grandewest.com

Paradox Public Relations

Karl Mansour
Ph: 866-460-0408
karlmansour@paradox-pr.ca
www.paradox-pr.ca

Neither the TSX-V nor its Regulation Service Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX-V) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

This press release includes certain "forward-looking information" and "forward-looking statements" (collectively "forward-looking statements") within the meaning of applicable Canadian securities legislation. All statements, other than statements of historical fact, included herein, including without limitation, statements regarding the use of proceeds from the Private Placement, are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are frequently, but not always, identified by words such as "expects", "anticipates", "believes", "intends", "estimates", "potential", "possible", and similar expressions, or statements that events, conditions, or results "will", "may", "could", or "should" occur or be achieved. Forward-looking statements involve various risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate, and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements.

Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from Grande West's expectations include uncertainties relating to the receipt of final approval from the TSX-V; and other risk and uncertainties disclosed in Grande West's reports and documents filed with applicable securities regulatory authorities from time to time. Grande West's forward-looking statements reflect the beliefs, opinions and projections on the date the statements are made. Grande West assumes no obligation to update the forward-looking statements or beliefs, opinions, projections, or other factors, should they change, except as required by law.

SOURCE Grande West Transportation Group Inc.

For further information: Grande West Transportation, John LaGourgue, Ph: 604-607-4000, jlagourgue@grandewest.com, www.grandewest.com; Paradox Public Relations, Karl Mansour, Ph: 866-460-0408, karlmansour@paradox-pr.ca, www.paradox-pr.ca

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