Saturday, May 15, 2021
Newport Bus battery electric Yutong E12

Newport Bus electric shift to gather pace with 17 more Yutongs

Newport Bus has embarked on a next stage of its zero-emission transition that will see 17 further Yutong battery-electric buses joint the operator before...
Third Prentice of Haddington ADL Enviro200

Third new Enviro200 in 2021 for Prentice of Haddington

Prentice of Haddington has added another Alexander Dennis Enviro200 to its fleet. The 21-plate example joins two earlier identical buses that were delivered in...
Alexander Dennis Enviro500 in Berlin

Berlin places firm order with ADL for 198 Enviro500 tri-axles

Berlin public transport provider Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe (BVG) has converted options for 198 Alexander Dennis (ADL) Enviro500 tri-axle double-deckers into firm orders. They will follow the...
Mellor criticises ZEBRA minibuses exclusion

Mellor criticises decision to exclude minibuses from ZEBRA

Mellor has questioned the decision made by the Department for Transport (DfT) to exclude minibuses with a capacity of less than 23 passengers from...
Van Hool underlines commitment to the UK market

Van Hool reaffirms commitment to UK customer base

Van Hool has underlined its commitment to the UK market after the closure of its former dealership partner Arriva Bus and Coach (ABC). That...
EVm eCityline part of wider model improvements

Battery-electric e-Cityline part of EVM minibus range upgrade

EVM has announced a host of upgrades to its Cityline low-floor minibus, including addition of the battery-electric e-Cityline, a reduction in weight, increased passenger...
McGills Buses Yutong E12 artist impression

McGill’s to receive 55 Yutong E12 electrics before COP26

All 55 battery-electric Yutong E12s on order for McGill’s Buses will be delivered ahead of the COP26 United Nations Climate Change Conference in Glasgow,...
Scania Irizar i6 PSVAR retrofits for Britannia Coaches

First used Scania Irizar i6 PSVAR retrofits for Britannia Coaches

Work on retrofitting existing Scania Irizar i6 coaches at the bodybuilder’s factory in Spain to achieve PSVAR compliance is proceeding well, with Scania Great...
Pantorgraph roof rails among BYD ADL charging developments

Pantograph rails among extended BYD ADL charging options

Pantograph opportunity charging via roof-mounted rails for the Enviro400EV double-decker is one of the additional charging options that have been introduced by manufacturers BYD...
SULEBS2 winners include McGill's Buses

SULEBS2 fund grows to £40.5m as winners are announced

Transport Scotland has awarded £40.5m to winners of the second round of the Scottish Ultra-Low Emission Bus Scheme (SULEBS2). It will see 215 battery-electric...

Johnsons’ Luxury Traveller brand set to go with Irizar i8 integrals

Johnsons Coach and Bus Travel will get its Luxury Traveller brand underway on Monday 17 May with a pair of high-specification 43-seat Irizar i8...