NAVYA 'LAST MILE' SELF-DRIVING MINIBUS TO THE HAGUE
As one of the first large Dutch cities The Hague will receive a self-driving minibus by mid-2019. In addition to public transport, visitors and patients of the cities Haga Hospital can travel for free the last few hundred meters from the public transport stop to the entrance of the hospital. The self-propelled electric minibus with the name 'Haga Shuttle' will be running for four years.Read article
BYD ADL PARTNERSHIP DELIVERS 9 E-BUSESS TO STAGECOACH
The BYD ADL partnership delivered nine 10.8m pure electric buses together with charging equipment to Stagecoach South for use on park and ride services in the city Guildford in the UK.Read article
The International Bus Conference at Busworld Europe 2019, an unmissable event
After the big success of the Conference in 2017 in Kortrijk, Busworld and UITP have joined forces once again to organise an unmissable bus event. At the International Bus Conference, participants will explore the major trends and developments in the bus sector from an international perspective. They will come away with fresh and innovative ideas, best practices, case studies and advice for implementation.
With a pass to attend the Conference, visitors of the Busworld exhibition can combine their visit of the biggest bus and coach exhibition in the world with getting an update about the latest developments in the bus industry. Passes go on sale from Spring 2019, the call for papers is open until 28 Febuary 2019.
NEW MERCEDES-BENZ SPINTER MINIBUSES PRESENTED
The new generation of Sprinter buses was welcomed at the IAA in Hannover. Just recently Mercedes-Benz introduced the new series to the international press. It now starts with the production of the Sprinter Transfer 23 and 35, the Sprinter Mobility 23 and the Sprinter City 75. Other models and the Sprinter Travel will follow later this year.Read article
A CROSSWAY FLEET FOR FRENCH NEDROMA CARS
The French transport company Cars Nedroma, specialized in passenger transport in Île-de-France, has acquired 25 Crossway Euro 6 buses. They are specially intended for school transport in the French department of Essonne. Nedroma is a transport company with a fleet of now over 150 buses.Read article