Sunday, October 17, 2021

Test Drive – Irizar i4 Integral

Irizar's low-height i4 integral fulfils a variety of applications. It ticks boxes for a DDA-compliant interurban bus, a school coach, and a vehicle for...

Test Drive – Volvo 7900H

Hybrid bus purchases have so far been dominated by double-deckers. But single-decker diesel-electrics are available, and Volvo's 7900H has found some favour in this...

EVM Community low-floor

The low-floor minibus market is a niche one, limited to mobility work and a handful of scheduled bus services. The sector's newest entrant is...

Wrightbus StreetLite Micro Hybrid

The lightweight market is increasingly where the bus industry is turning for single-deck purchases. Manufacturers have reacted accordingly, and there is a variety of...

MAN 19.360/Beulas Spica C body

Wheelchair accessible coaches represent a niche part of the private hire and tour market. Runcorn-based Anthony's Travel has recently grown its presence in this...

Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 519 EVM X-Clusive

The first Mercedes-Benz Sprinters at Euro 6 have recently arrived in the UK, and two of them carry bodywork by EVM. One of these...

Volvo 9700 Euro 6

Wholesale mechanical alterations come immediately to mind when Euro 6 vehicles are mentioned, but manufacturers are also making other changes for efficiency. Volvo has...

King Long XMQ6130

Competition is hotting up in the tri-axle coach market. There is no shortage of models from European manufacturers, and these were joined during 2012...

Scania OmniCity double decker

Although the Trident and B7TL dominate ex-London stock looking for new homes, once exhausted their places will be taken by other models. Among those will...

Scania Irizar i6 Euro 6

It's been a long time since the first proposals for Euro 6 were made, and with increases in chassis price that all manufacturers are...

Scales Coaches adds an UNVI Compa midicoach

Scales Coaches has become the first operator in Ireland to take delivery of an UNVI vehicle supplied by recently appointed sole agent for the...