Bus & coach market
VOLVO 7900 ELECTRIC ARTICULATED THIS AUTUMN IN PRODUCTION
Playing a ”home game” Volvo presented at the UITP Summit in Stockholm its new Volvo 7900 Electric Articulated. The new articulated bus is based on the prototypes that since June 2018 have been running in test operations on the high-frequency route 16 in Gothenburg, Sweden.Read article
105 MAN LION’S CITY BUSES, CNG AND HYBRIDS, FOR BARCELONA
The Metropolitan Transport of Barcelona (TMB) has ordered 75 MAN Lion’s City buses with natural gas drive as well as 30 hybrid buses. This will be a début for the new generation of Lion’s City buses with MAN EfficientHybrid. They are the first of their kind to be driven in Spain.Read article
DUTCH ROYAL BEUK INTRODUCES THE FUNERAL COACH
Royal Beuk, one of the biggest coach companies in the Netherlands, is performing on a regular base funeral processions. Until now Royal Beuk provided its luxury blue coaches to transport family and friends of the deceased following the funeral car. After being regularly asked whether it was allowed to transport the deceased by coach surrounded by the family to a final resting place, Royal Beuk has taken the initiative to build a funeral coach in conjunction with Belgium coach manufacturer Van Hool.Read article
INDCAR DELIVERS 4 MOBI VEHICLES TO ITALIAN TIEMME
Tiemme renewed its fleet with four interurban Indcar Mobi vehicles of 8.5 meters length. The vehicles have WiFi network, front and rear single door and the rear part adapted for wheelchair with manual platform and 33 seats, out of which 26+2 seats and 5 standing places.Read article
BRUSSELS WELCOMES THE FIRST HYBRID URBANWAY BUSES
Iveco Bus delivered the first 15 hybrid electric Urbanway buses to STIB-MIVB (Brussels Intercommunal Transport Company) in Brussels.
This delivery follows the signing of a framework agreement last September for the supply of 141 Urbanway buses, which should be completed by 2020.