YUTONG CELEBRATES ITS 500TH DELIVERY IN THE UK
Yutong dealer Pelican in the United Kingdom has delivered its 500th vehicle in the United Kingdom. Just before the start of Busworld Yutong held the handover ceremony during a very special occasion, the 100th anniversary of Pelican. During which it presented its GT12 coach to its new owner Nova Tours.
Seven years ago Pelican started the dealership of Yutong in the United Kingdom. The GT12 touring coach is a 53-seated coach for tour operator Nova Tours in Chesterfield. During the event. Pelican presented another GT12 for Welsh’s Coaches. This GT12 is equipped with a DAF MX11 Euro 6 engine and a ZF EcoLife transmission. At Busworld Yutong showed also the 57-seat GT13 and announced that Yutong is planning a new GT14 coach. From the 500 vehicles being sold in het UK only five are electric. At Pelican they expect to sell a lot more electric vehicles in the near future, starting with the delivery of 32 vehicles next year.