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2015 SEMA tickets available

— Friday Night Event Marks Second Annual Official SEMA Show After Party – — Festivities Include New Location, Improved Exit Parade Route and Added Attractions – — Early-Bird Rate Offers 50% Discount Until July 6, 2015 DIAMOND BAR, Calif. (June 24, 2015) – Auto enthusiasts and consumers can now visit to purchase tickets to …

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EUROPART is “Best Brand 2015“

• The readers of the trade journals lastauto omnibus, trans aktuell and Fernfahrer selected EUROPART as “Best Brand 2015” in the category truck/bus spare parts dealer • EUROPART TrailerSTATION honoured as brand-independent concept in the category workshop concepts  EUROPART is highly rated among the readers of the trade journals lastauto omnibus, trans aktuell and Fernfahrer. …

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New KV5 Lift

Masats is launching a new range of lifts for high-floored vehicles. It is a hydraulic vertical lift for coaches. The lift is fitted behind the rear axle, with maximum space efficiency. It allows access to people with special needs through a door devoted just for this, providing an additional access to the vehicle. The operation …

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Promising growth in public transport

UITP REVEALS PROMISING GROWTH IN PUBLIC TRANSPORT MODAL SHARE EN ROUTE TO 2025 OBJECTIVE Back in 2009, the public transport sector set itself a goal: double its market share worldwide by 2025 to make cities more liveable and more productive. Today, in 2015, on the occasion of the biennial UITP World Congress & Exhibition in …

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Global demand for buses increases

Global demand for buses is projected to advance more than five percent per annum to 664,000 units in 2018, twice as fast as the 2008-2013 rate of increase, finds Freedonia in her report “World Buses”. Five major trends will drive growth. The major one is expansion in the size of the global urban population. Rising …

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Call for candidates for the 7th annual Smart Awards

On 15 January 2015, The IRU launched the call for candidates for the 7th annual Smart Awards. The aim of these awards is to showcase the best of what our industry does in tune with the objectives of the Smart Move campaign to double the use of buses and coaches by the year 2025. Categories …

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