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MUCH DAIMLER BUS NEWS AT BUSWORLD KORTRIJK 2017
Daimler Buses will be launching a lot of news at the coming Kortrijk Busworld exhibition. A world premiere will be the Mercedes-Benz Citaro hybrid.
The premiere of the Mercedes-Benz Tourismo RHD high-deck touring coach will bring a new star in the bus landscape. Also new is the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter City 45 minibus.
VOLVO RECEIVES LARGEST EVER ORDER OF FULLY ELECTRIC BUSES
Volvo Buses has secured its largest ever order of fully electric buses. Tide Buss has placed an order for 25 Volvo 7900 Electric buses for the city of Trondheim, Norway. Public transportation administration company AtB in Trondheim leads the way in the introduction of alternative propulsion technologies. In 2010 they were among the first in Europe to order hybrid buses from Volvo.Read article
BALLARD FUEL CELL ENGINES FOR VAN HOOL TRAMBUSES
Van Hool, a Ballard partner in Europe, will be building eight ExquiCity tram-buses which will be energized using the aforementioned fuel cell engines during the second half of 2019.Read article
ELECTRIC HYBRIDS FROM VOLVO TO GÖTTINGEN
Volvo Buses has received an order for three electric hybrid buses from the German university city of Göttingen in Lower Saxony. The new buses are of the Volvo Electric Hybrid type, they will become operational in the spring of 2018. The vehicles will become part of the fleet of Göttinger Verkehrsbetriebe GmbH (GÖVB).Read article
CNG ENGINED LIAZ BUSES TO NIZHNY NOVGOROD
Likinsky Bus Factory (LiAZ), part of the GAZ Group, has supplied 100 urban, low-floor LiAZ-5292 buses to Nizhny Novgorod. The buses have a lenth of12m and a carrying capacity of 108 people. The LiAZ-5292 buses are intended for routes with intensive passenger traffic.Read article