Van Hool EX11: short version expands EX range further EX11: première in hall 5 at Busworld 2019 in Brussels Marcel Cars from Dessel takes delivery of first EX11H Van Hool, independent manufacturer of buses, coaches and industrial vehicles, expands the…
Mercedes Benz Sprinter City 75 wins the Minibus of the Year The award, sponsored by FIAA, the International Bus and Coach Trade Fair, was accepted by Bernd Hülsmann, Marketing Director in Mercedes-Benz Minibus The vehicle tests, which started at the…
43 VDL Citeas Electric for the Netherlands VDL Bus & Coach is going to deliver 43 VDL Citeas Electric to Qbuzz. The order consists of 11 VDL Citeas SLFA-180 and 32 VDL Citeas SLF-120 Electric. These e-buses will be deployed…
New order of 15 Citeas for Finnish public transport company Pohjolan Liikenne   Finnish bus company Pohjolan Liikenne has placed a new order with VDL Bus & Coach. This order also includes electric Citeas for the first time. The order consists…
Luxembourg Places a New Order for Irizar Electric Buses On this occasion, it was the company ‘Voyages Simon’ that placed its trust in Irizar e-mobility, with the purchase of six 100% electric, zero emissions, 12-metre long Irizar ie buses, along…
Karsan Jest Electric stretches to Europe! Karsan has launched on November 6th and 7th its all new fully electrical Jest bus together with customers, distributors and press members from Europe and Turkey at the event “Positive Energy Experience”. During the…
VAN HOOL product update 2019 The launch of the DAF ‘Next Gen’ (NG) engines results in substantially reduced consumption and maintenance costs. Many aspects of the DAF MX-11 and MX-13 ‘NG’ engines have been considerably improved in order to lower…
  Electric Solaris conquers Romania Solaris Bus & Coach S.A. has just signed another contract for the supply of Urbino 12 electric buses to the Romanian city of Cluj Napoca. This time the city has ordered 18 eco-friendly vehicles. Having ordered 41 buses in total, Cluj Napoca will become…
21 VDL Citeas SLFA-180 Electric for Arriva Danmark A/S Arriva Denmark A/S has placed an order with VDL Bus & Coach for 21 VDL Citeas SLFA-180 Electric. These VDL Citeas Electric are the first electric articulated buses for Denmark. The…
ALTAS Commercial Transport presents the first Lithuanian midibus One of Europe’s largest small bus manufacturers, ALTAS Commercial Transport, based in Lithuania, has created the first passenger midibus – the ALTAS Viator. In September, the midibus is presented in Lithuania and…
Van Hool at IAA 2018 Van Hool, the independent builder of buses, coaches and industrial vehicles,  exhibited once again at IAA in Hannover (Germany),  held from 20-27 September 2018. The company  presented the new features in the EX and TX…
Van Hool builds bus factory in Morristown, Tennessee, US Van Hool invests more than $47 million dollars in a second foreign production site after Skopje, Macedonia. The “Buy America Act” obliges Van Hool to build a factory in America for…
Van Hool to build 58 trambuses for Trondheim (Norway) The largest trambus order ever for Van Hool Van Hool trambus continues its advance in Europe Bi-articulated 24-metre hybrid (HVO diesel-electric) trambus Van Hool, an independent Belgian bus, coach and industrial…
RUSSIAN NEW BUS MARKET GREW BY THIRTEEN PERCENT According to Autostat data, the Russian new bus market (excluding LCVs) climbed to 11,700 vehicles in 2017, following a 13.4% year-on-year rise. Russian manufacturer PAZ has become the leader of the market,…
Turkish bus builder BMC Otomotiv books biggest booth ever in Busworld Turkey  The seventh edition of Busworld Turkey will take place in Izmir for the first time. Busworld Turkey will welcome its exhibitors and visitors in the Fuar Izmir exhibition…
Irizar and Ferrostaal in Partnership Spanish electric bus manufacturer Irizar has chosen Hamburg-based Ferrostaal Equipment Solutions to take care of its electric bus and charging infrastructure business in terms of sales, project management and after sales in Germany, Austria and…
 Karsan, offering leading-edge urban solutions with its public transportation systems, exhibited its buses, which are exported across the world, at Busworld Kortrijk Trade Show in Belgium. Jest, Turkey’s first electric-powered minibus developed and produced by Karsan, remained in the spotlight…
The VDL Citea SLF-120 Electric has been awarded with a Busworld Ecology Label during the Busworld award ceremony. This label is a clear indication that full electric buses are the ultimate solution for urban mobility. The fast charge buses from…
Italian Ternana and Serbian Partizan teams prefer TEMSA Maraton as team bus, as well as Bulgarian Botev football club prefers TEMSA HD12. TEMSA, the team bus preference of football clubs in Turkey, is now the preference of European football clubs.…
New Generation ofIrizar Buses and Coaches at FIAA 2017  This year, Irizar attended the International Coach and Bus Fair in Madrid (FIAA 2017) with a 2,000m2 stand where it presented its brand, technology and sustainability strategy and its new generation…
New products of INDCAR INDCAR will attend the 2017 International Bus and Coach Fair, which will take place from the 23rd to the 26th of May in Madrid (Ifema), with all its minibus range. With almost 130 years of experience…
A total of 40 new Solaris Urbino 18 articulated buses will be ordered from Solaris by Connexxion, a large Dutch owned by Transdev. This is the first ever order won by Solaris on the Dutch market. Under the agreement 40…
 The first electric buses from Solaris in France By the end of this year, two Solaris Urbino 8,9 LE electric buses will arrive in French city of Frontignon, located on the south coast of the country. The emission free vehicles…
 VDL Citea SLFA Electric wins 2017 Red Dot Award The Red Dot Award is a prestigious international design prize conferred annually by the ‘Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen’ in Essen, Germany. More than 5,500 entries from 54 countries were submitted. The…
VDL congratulates Hermes on electric milestone On 18 April 2017, Dutch passenger transport company Hermes reached the milestone of 1,000,000 kilometres travelled with the 43 electric buses that have been in service since last December. The fully electric VDL Citeas,…
SCANIA DELIVERS 160 GAS BUSES TO MADRID The City of Madrid has initiated an ambitious programme to improve air quality and reduce carbon emissions with the stated goal to ban diesel by 2025. Half the EMT fleet of more than…
What to expect from the BYD electric bus? Iron-Phosphate battery technology The power battery for an electric bus needs to meet exacting requirements for safety, energy density and low cost. BYD’s safe, reliable and environmentally friendly long life Iron-Phosphate battery…
Volvo’s global drive with electrified buses continues to deliver results, the company.has sold 3000 hybrids, electric hybrids and electric buses to customers in 22 countries in Europe, South America, Asia and Australia till now Following the introduction of Volvo Buses’…
TEMSA AVENUE ELECTRIC BUS Temsa, part of Sabancı Holding, joined forces with Turkey’s leading defense industry company Aselsan, an organization of Turkish Armed Forces Foundation to develop the Innovative electrical bus Avenue EV, that draws attention with environmental and innovative…
 KVB bus line 133 fully electric with VDL Citeas Bus line 133 in Cologne was officially converted to fully electric. This means that from now on this bus line will be served exclusively by electric buses. VDL Bus & Coach…
VDL Bus & Coach delivers 62 Citeas to Arriva Nederland for Southeast Friesland and West Frisian Islands concession VDL Bus & Coach has delivered 62 Citeas to passenger transport company Arriva Nederland for the Southeast Friesland and Dutch West Frisian…