Bus and Coach

20 June 2024 #Bus and Coach #TNB News

Reading Buses has committed to a new five-year deal with Michelin, citing the quality of the product and high levels of customer service as the key reasons behind the decision. The new contract will see Michelin’s Services and Solutions Division

20 June 2024 #Bus and Coach #TNB News

Bus manufacturer Wrightbus has launched a new re-powering service, replacing older diesel engines in buses with new zero-emission electric powertrains. NewPower, which has moved into a hi-tech factory in Bicester, Oxfordshire, aims to speed up the decarbonisation process by eradicating

13 June 2024 #Bus and Coach #TNB News

A fleet of 16 new Volvo 9700 double decker coaches have been put into service in Scotland – the first of the model to be rolled out on UK roads – now operating on Megabus and Scottish Citylink services. The

05 June 2024 #Bus and Coach #TNB News

Bus operator Translink is set to roll out one of the largest fleets of zero emission buses in the UK across its routes in Northern Ireland. The operator has unveiled the first electric double decker – Ulsterbus – part a

30 May 2024 #Bus and Coach #TNB News

A new Hopper shuttle bus service linking the towns of Goole and Howden has begun this month, after Asset Alliance Group supplied two Mercedes-Benz Mellor Stratas from its rental fleet. The new bus service is being operated by Sweyne Coaches

30 May 2024 #Bus and Coach #TNB News

BYD has unveiled its BD11 electric double-decker bus, which is due to go into service in the UK later this year. The BD11 includes BYD’s Blade Battery, which has a battery capacity of up to 532kWh. It also offers flexible

23 May 2024 #Bus and Coach

First Bus and West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA) have announced a further £11.2m investment in the operator’s Bramley depot which will make half the fleet zero emission before the end of 2024. WYCA with support from First Bus have been

09 May 2024 #Bus and Coach

Edinburgh Coach Lines has taken delivery of two new Integral i6S Efficient tri-axle coaches from Irizar UK. The PSVAR compliant coaches, which will be in operation on the Leger Shearings holiday tours programme, feature DAF’s 11-litre coach engine, the MX-11

02 May 2024 #Bus and Coach

First Bus has opened the UK’s first bus depot to offer consumer electric vehicle charging to the public, at its new purpose-built depot at Summercourt in Cornwall. The Summercourt charging hub is the first-of-its-kind for the bus industry, providing direct

25 April 2024 #Bus and Coach

Irizar UK has supplied a new Irizar Integral i6 coach to Carmarthen-based operator Coracle Coaches in partnership with Mistral Bus & Coach. The 12.9m coach is PSVAR compliant, featuring a Masats semi-automatic wheelchair lift located in the luggage compartment and

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