Lothian Buses goes for Wrightbus-bodied Volvo B5


Lothian Buses has ordered 25 Wrightbus Gemini 3 double deckers on Volvo’s Euro 6 B5TL chassis, with Volvo’s 4-cylinder 5.1 litre 240hp D5K engine and a ZF EcoLife gearbox. It follows a two-month trial with an evaluation vehicle. .

The 11.4m buses have wheelchair and buggy areas, multi-colour LED destination displays and Wi-Fi. They will also have a full length glass staircase.