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NEW ERA FOR MAN LION’S CITY
With the new generation of the MAN Lion’s City, a completely new type of urban bus is being introduced into the inner city, says MAN. A plethora of technical innovations, both inside and out, have been combined with the new MAN bus design.Read article
SOLARIS ELECTRIC MIDIBUSES FOR BRUSSELS PUBLIC TRANSPORT
The Brussels public transport company MIVB/STIB has ordered is first seven fully electric buses. They will be built by the Polish busmanufacturer Solaris. The buses ordered are of the midibus type. By the end of next year the buses will be running on the cityline, the connection between uptown and downtown Brussels.Read article
TURKISH CNG BUS AVAILABLE ON US MARKET SOON
Turkish company Karsan, an independent, multi-branded vehicle manufacturer, has displayed a 42-foot compressed natural gas-fueled transit bus at the UTIP Global Transport Summit in Montreal mid May – and says it wants to build the “Sunshine” model in the U.S. to meet federal “Buy America” funding requirements.Read article
ELECTRIC BUS FLEET FOR LONDON FURTHER ENLARGED
An additional order from Go-Ahead London for delivery of another number of electric buses constructed by the Alexander Dennis (ADL) and BYD partnership brings the total order for these buses to 95.Read article
ANOTHER TEN SOLARIS ELECTRIC BUSES TO WARSAW
The contract states that the ten new generation Solaris Urbino 12 electric buses will arrive at the streets of Warsaw in the first quarter of 2018.
The key argument for Warsaw’s bus operator was not only the price but also product’s innovation, the quality of the components, total amount of passengers’ space as well as the capacity of traction batteries.