EVM evolution

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The Cityline looks very smart with the new style Mercedes-Benz Sprinter styling. RICHARD SHARMAN

The new EVM Cityline Low-Floor, which is based on the new generation of Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, is now commencing delivery. Richard Sharman visited EVM Direct at Crawley, West Sussex to take the very first UK press test drive of the new model

The initial delay of getting the new generation of Mercedes-Benz Sprinter to vehicle converters now seems to be coming to an end, and the minibus sector is now seeing a number of new options appear.

A model which is geared more towards airport transfers, community transport, service work and on-demand services is the EVM Cityline Low-Floor. The previous generation Cityline was successful in this market, but the new generation of the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter has given EVM the opportunity to improve the model further.

Meeting me at EVM Direct was Peter Flynn, Sales and Marketing Director. Peter has overseen the Cityline Low-Floor model since its inception.

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