Thursday, December 3, 2020

Cummins F-series for UK midicoaches?

Cummins has raised the possibility of its F-series engine range coming to the UK’s small coach and bus market. The 2.8-litre F2.8 and the 3.8-litre...

LowCVP to host electrification workshop

LowCVP will host a free workshop on Thursday 5 December in Reading that will share experiences of depot and fleet electrification for buses. It will...

JKT International adds a Plaxton Leopard

JKT International of Walsall has upgraded its fleet by taking delivery of a Volvo B8R with Leopard bodywork. It has been supplied by Plaxton...

Allison announces nine-speed ‘box

Allison used IAA in Hanover to announce its new nine-speed automatic for the bus market. It will replace the existing 2000 Series six-speed and...

We are ready for Euro 7, says Cummins as it reveals concept

Cummins used IAA Hanover to “represent the next leap forward in diesel engine evolution” by displaying a concept of how a Euro 7 engine...

Cummins reveals new versatile electric driveline

Modular concept can be used as zero-emission or range extender package in urban on interurban work Cummins has unveiled an electric powertrain that can be configured...

Allison raises possibility of nine-speed bus ‘box

Allison revealed early details of the nine-speed gearbox that it plans to introduce in 2020 at Busworld, and there is a possibility that it...

No limit ZF stop-start tech to debut in early 2017

Manufacturer’s development is complete; in-vehicle testing now well underway with OEMs, it says ZF has confirmed that stop-start technology will begin rollout on its EcoLife...

Voith passes 300 mark for stop-start gearboxes

Over 300 Voith DIWA.6 gearboxes with stop-start technology are now in service in the UK. Sales and Marketing Manager John Domigan says that all so...

Allison’s xFE range promises up to 8% fuel saving

Allison’s xFE gearbox range was launched in the Optare Metrocity at EBE, and the manufacturer says that up to an 8% increase in fuel...

Wrightsure still offering consumer protection insurance

Independent insurance broker Wrightsure has underlined that one of its specialist surety insurers continues to welcome applications for consumer protection insurance from coach operators...