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Yutong battery electric double decker

Yutong battery-electric double-decker coming in 2023

Pelican Bus and Coach will introduce a long-anticipated Yutong battery-electric double-decker bus to the UK in 2023, the dealership has confirmed.  A seed right-hand drive,...
Irizar i6S Efficient integral test drive

Test drive: Irizar i6S Efficient integral

In launching its i6S Efficient, Irizar boldly described the newcomer as “the coach of the future.” Advancements throughout the model have reduced weight, fuel...
Preston Bus uses push notifications

Push notifications for coach and bus services explored

The benefits of using bespoke push notifications to communicate with customers has been harnessed by Rise Digital Media. It has added the facility to...
Zeelo to provide free coach transfers to Euro Bus Expo

Zeelo to provide free coach transfers to Euro Bus Expo

Smart bus service company Zeelo will provide free coach transfers for attendees of Euro Bus Expo, to be held at the NEC Birmingham on...
Transdev Blazefield adopts Freeway fleet technology

Transdev Blazefield to adopt Freeway tech across fleet

Transdev Blazefield is overhauling its maintenance operation with the fleet-wide rollout out Freeway technology. The supplier's platform will ultimately connect 700 mobile devices and...
Steve ONeill joins EVM UK

Steve O’Neill joins EVM UK to head AOS Isuzu brand

Steve O’Neill has joined EVM to head its work with AOS Isuzu vehicles in the UK market. His appointment forms part of wider business...
Zero emission coach increasing, says supplier

Zero-emission coach interest: ‘Marked increase’ in 2022

Interest in the purchase of zero-emission coaches has seen a marked increase in 2022, sole supplier of the vehicle type Pelican Bus and Coach...
ScotZEB2 scope expansion welcomed by suppliers

ScotZEB2 extension of scope is welcomed by suppliers

Members of the supply chain have responded positively to diversification of vehicle types and technologies that are provisionally in scope of the Scottish Zero...
Yutong E9 electric bus coming to the UK

Yutong E9 to grow OEM’s UK battery-electric bus line-up

The Yutong battery-electric bus range in the UK is to grow with the introduction of the mid-sized E9 model by dealership Pelican Bus and...
ADL in-house battery-electric bus development

ADL reveals more about in-house battery-electric range

Alexander Dennis has revealed further details of its work to offer battery-electric buses that are fully designed and integrated in-house. Alongside a new small...

Obituary: Doree Barratt, pioneer of women in coaching

Doree Barratt, one of the coach industry’s first female drivers and for many years the head of well-known Cheshire operator Barratt's Coaches of Nantwich,...