Allenby Coach Hire of Warlington, Surrey, has taken a Mercedes-Benz 516CDi based Soroco and a Toro T2 based on the Mercedes-Benz Vario 816 base. The Soroco has 16 high back reclining seats, an air conditioning system, a six-speed transmission and a power door. The Toro T2 has 28 high back seats plus a courier’s position, […]
Newbury & District is the first independent operator to take delivery of the 11.7m Optare Versa. The single decker is powered by a 6.7litre six-cylinder Cummins ISBe Euro5 201bhp engine coupled with an Allison 2100 Series five-speed fully automatic transmission, as well as 44 seats and a manual fold out ramp. The vehicle was supplied […]
Grey’s of Ely has taken delivery of its first Irizar Integral i6 coach. The 12.9m vehicle is equipped with a DAF PR265 360bhp engine coupled with a ZF EcoLife fully automatic gearbox. It has 57 seats, a toilet, a fridge, hot drinks facilities, a DVD player, Bosch audio equipment, two LCD monitors, a CCTV system, […]
Two 8.9m ADL Enviro200s have been added to the fleet of Redline Buses of Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. The buses are each specified with 26 Civic V3 seats, Wi-Fi, Mobitec destination equipment and Synectics CCTV. They will be used in St Albans on recently awarded Circle Line routes S4/S5 between Cotton Mill, the city centre and the […]
Fenn Holidays has added a Van Hool TX 17 Astron to its fleet. The coach has 48 TX seats with aircraft style tables, a centre sunken toilet, a road ahead camera, a sat nav, a DVD player, two fridges and a sink. Arriva Bus and Coach supplied the vehicle.
Alpine Travel of Llandudno, North Wales, has added another Plaxton Panther to its fleet. This is the 30th example of the Volvo/Plaxton combination operated by the company. The new 12.8m coach is based on the Volvo B9R chassis, powered by the 380bhp Euro5 D9B 9.36litre engine coupled to an I-shift transmission. It is specified with […]
Two 9.2m Optare Solo SR hybrids have been delivered to Reays Coaches of Wigton. Believed to be the first hybrids to enter service in Cumbria, they are being used on the hourly 75 Eco Hopper service between Dalston and Cotehill via Carlisle. They each feature 31 Esteban Civic V2 seats and wood effect flooring. Their […]
A Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 516CDi based EVM Avantgarde has been added to M-Line Coaches’ fleet. Powered by a Euro5 163bhp common rail direct injection diesel engine with a six-speed manual gearbox, it has an electric plug type passenger entry door, LED strip lights to the entry step, an air conditioning system ducted through the luggage racks, […]