New e-bus on the block

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James Day takes a closer look at Caetano’s right-hand drive e.City Gold electric bus prototype, which has been displayed at Abellio’s Walworth garage

Following the announcement of a 34 electric single-decker order (CBW1402), Abellio displayed a prototype e.City Gold bus at its Walworth garage, where the fleet will be based, on Friday, 9 August.

e.City Gold

The event drew considerable media interest, and there was time for a brief ride from the depot to Elephant and Castle Station, with the vehicle providing the exceptionally smooth ride expected of an electric bus.

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