This website uses cookies, one of the purposes of which is to calculate visitor statistics. More info Stop showing

Daily newsfeed bus & coach

06 Jul 2017

AUTONOMOUS BUSES TESTED ON THE RUSSIAN ISLAND

AUTONOMOUS BUSES TESTED ON THE RUSSIAN ISLAND The first driverless Russian bus, named Matryoshka, will soon be tested on the Russian Island (Far Eastern Federal District). The tests are being conducted in cooperation with Bakulin Motors Group company, as reported by the Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU) press office.

Read article
06 Jul 2017

Get on board for the biggest bus event in the world

Get on board for the biggest bus event in the world Busworld Europe and UITP have joined forces to bring the sector an unmissable event: the 'UITP - Busworld International Bus Conference'. For the very first time, UITP's established 'International Bus Conference' will take place in conjunction with Busworld Europe in Kortrijk and this under the theme 'Integrate + Connect!'.
The conference is taking place at Monday 23 October and Tuesday 25 October, followed by the 'UITP Research & Innovation Day' on 25 October.

Read article
05 Jul 2017

REINVENTING THE BUS

REINVENTING THE BUS Two startups in Berlin are developing on-demand shuttle buses, equipped with software that figures out where people are and where they want to go, tracing algorithmically optimized routes around town. One is owned by Volkswagen and will deploy fleets of VW vans, while the other is building an adapted platform for urban planners to link roving shuttles into local transport networks.

Read article