German town operating a 100% gas-fuelled fleet adds additional Mercedes-Benz Citaro NGTs GERMANY Hartmut Schick, Head of Daimler Buses, has handed over the symbolic key to 12 Mercedes-Benz Citaro NGT (Natural Gas Technology) buses to Dr Walter Casazza, […]
GERMANY While over-door air curtains are a very familiar feature on buildings in temperate central Europe, they remain an exception for buses.
Virtual electrics launched and first sighting of short New Routemaster Enviro400VE After trials on the route using one bus, Tower Transit has shown its Alexander Dennis (ADL) Enviro400VE ‘virtual electrics’ at a UITP stakeholder event […]
German market share rises from 48.9% to 51.2%, boosted by availability of Euro 6 range. EUROPE: Daimler Buses has released its financial results for 2013. The company recorded operating profit of €124m after posting an […]
GERMANY: Almost in parallel with the statutory deadline for the introduction of the Euro 6 emissions standard at the start of 2014, Mercedes-Benz handed over its 1000th Euro 6 Citaro to Ralf Steinmetz, Director of […]
trent barton has criticised YourBus after it started letting passengers on its services use the £5 Zig Zag day tickets, which entitle the holder to a day’s unlimited travel on trent barton’s network throughout Derbyshire […]
Austria From autumn 2013, passengers boarding a bus in Vienna stand a good chance of reaching their destination in one of the city’s most modern and comfortable buses. Wiener Linien is refurbishing its fleet with […]
Quality Line, the bus division of Epsom Coaches, is operating the first Mercedes-Benz Citaro K in the UK.
GERMANY Klaus Dieregsweiler of infra fürth verkehr gmbh (sic) recently took delivery of the first two Euro 6 Citaro LEs from Rüdiger Kappel, Brand Manager for Mercedes-Benz Buses and Coaches.
SWITZERLAND Swiss operator BLT Baselland Transport AG has taken delivery of nine Euro 6 Mercedes-Benz Citaros. These are the first standard-production regular-service buses featuring this clean technology to go into service with BLT in Switzerland.