Gastonia Coaches takes a new Scania Irizar i6S

Gastonia Coaches of Surrey has taken delivery of a K 360 IB with Irizar i6S bodywork, supplied by Scania Great Britain (01909 500822) and finished in the operator’s distinctive livery.

It is Gastonia’s first Euro 6 Scania and it comes with 53 seats with three-point belts and USB charging points at every position.

Other fittings include a DVD player with three monitors and a drinks machine. The coach is also equipped with a road-facing camera and Alcoa Dura-Bright wheels.

The name Josie Lillian has been applied, after Managing Director Josie Bicknell. She is the daughter of company founder Reg Noakes.

Scania Gatwick will look after the new coach, which has been supplied with a two-year repair and maintenance package.