Super-light Enviro200 MMC is put to the test

There’s heavy competition in the single-deck bus sector, so for those about to spend, it’s a buyer’s market. A popular offering is ADL’s Enviro200...

Astromega: Still at the double-decker forefront

Van Hool’s iconic Astromega has been part of the double-decker coaching landscape for a long time, but one Lancashire-based operator found it to be...
DCV's Sprinter

Donegal delight: DCV’s Sprinter breaks cover

A new player in the luxury minicoach market is Donegal Commercial Vehicles. We put its first Sprinter to the test The high-end minicoach market is...

Test Drive: Yutong TC9

Perhaps the biggest surprise in the midicoach market at Euro 6 has been the success of Yutong’s 35-seat TC9. Supplied by Pelican Bus and...

First drive of Euro 6 Wrightbus Gemini 3-bodied Volvo B5TL

The Euro 6 non-hybrid double-decker market is set to be a competitive one, with four chassis announced so far. Volvo's B5TL was first to...

Yutong GT12: A European coach in every way

A recent addition to the UK coach market is the Yutong GT12. It promises value and a high standard specification, with much European content....

Tourismo tempts new buyers with 13m two-axle

More options came to the right-hand drive Mercedes-Benz Tourismo line-up in its latest form, including a 13m, two-axle variant. We test drive one of...

Yutong’s electric bus challenger put to the test

Competition in the electric bus market is keen already, and it is only going to get keener in the future. Yutong has high hopes...
Neoplan Tourliner

Advanced driveline: A Tourliner to treasure

With ZF’s Traxon gearbox and MAN’s EfficientCruise and EfficientRoll, how does the Neoplan Tourliner perform? MAN is among the leaders in technological innovation in coaches....

Van Hool EX16M is a solid mid-range challenger

After a stuttering start, Van Hool’s EX range is set to mount a serious challenge in the middle of the market, says importer Arriva...
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Spitting at bus drivers being tackled in West Midlands

People caught spitting at a bus drivers or passengers in the West Midlands are increasingly likely to face jail sentences thanks to work by...

Obituary – Douglas Bailey MBE

The UK Bus Driver of the Year Association (BDoY) has announced the death of Douglas Bailey MBE, one of its longest serving council members. Douglas...
CBSSG Restart

CBSSG Restart funding details revealed by DfT

The Department for Transport (DfT) has outlined the terms and conditions of its £254m COVID-19 Bus Service Support Grant (CBSSG) Restart package. CBSSG Restart will...