Karsan is Establishing an Electric Vehicles Laboratory  A provider of modern urban mass transport solutions for more than half a century, the Turkish manufacturing giant Karsan continues to set examples with their collaborations in the fields of training and employment,…
Solaris is leader on the Polish electric bus market Even though the last half year brought about many difficulties and challenges for Europe, all sparked by the coronavirus pandemic, Solaris managed to use the past few months very productively. It was an extremely busy time, in particular with regard to the performance…
Solaris will supply 29 electric buses to Offenbach am Main. This is the second biggest order from Germany for electric buses made by the Polish producer. The deliveries will be completed in October 2021. The 140,000-strong city of Offenbach located in the German state of Hesse ordered 20 twelve-meter Solaris Urbino…
 Karsan, the only independent manufacturer of multi-brand vehicles in Turkey for over 50 years, has put its mark under yet another first-of-its-kind initiative and started to work on public transport vehicles with autonomous driving skills. Starting the first phase of…
Solaris is winning more and more contracts in Spain. Clients from that country are primarily interested in the comprehensive range of vehicles with alternative drives produced by the Polish manufacturer. Almost all orders placed this year concern low- and zero-emission vehicles. Over the past weeks the company has significantly expanded its service network,…
Solaris Urbino 15 LE electric will have its premiere this year This year will see the manufacture of a completely new generation of the Solaris Urbino 15 LE model, created solely with zero-emission drivelines in mind. The bus will be certified and offered with specs characteristic for class I vehicles –…
Bur-Can presented its new vehicles during Busworld Turkey 2020 in March. Bur-Can has been in the automotive sector with its commercial vehicles for the last 30 years. The production is based on detecting the insufficiencies and requirements of the sector…
The first Irizar Group autonomous bus is presented in Malaga  The first Irizar Group autonomous bus has been presented to Malaga City Council. A pioneering project in mobility that in a few months will begin to move, under Avanza, around…
Tribus shows electric mobility line at VDV Conference The Dutch company Tribus will demonstrate two electric buses at the coming VDV Elektro Buses Conference in Berlin ; The compact citybus Movitas and the VW e-Crafter wheelchair accessible minibus. A new…
Turkish bus and coach manufacturer KARSAN, will be present at the 9th edition of Busworld Turkey from 5-7 March 2020.  Currently KARSAN manufactures different types of vehicles: the all new H350 LCV for Hyundai Motor Company (HMC), 12-18m buses for Menarinibus,…
OVER 1000 TEMSA ON THE ROADS OF GERMANY  The number of buses bearing the TEMSA brand in Germany, the homeland of buses, grows every passing day with new deliveries. Kaberich, which serves under the umbrella of Flixbus, Europe’s pioneering transportation…
Electric Solaris buses will go to Hungary The city of Paks, located in the central part of Hungary, ordered 10 zero-emission electric buses from Solaris. The signed contract concerns the delivery of six Solaris Urbino 12 electric vehicles and four…
At Busworld Europe Van Hool will be presenting the EX11, the fourth model in the EX-range after to the EX15, EX16 and EX17. Just four years ago Van Hool launched the EX-range, a modern, efficient, innovative and comfortable alternative to…
Galați Municipality has ordered 20 Jest + Minibuses!  Carrying out its manufacturing activities in Bursa, Karsan is one of the Turkish brands that export the highest number of light commercial vehicles and is preferred by European countries for its diesel…
Karsan Showcases New Atak Electric in Germany!  Karsan introduces the newest member of its electric product line, Atak Electric, in a global event in Munich. This year’s event, co-organized with BMW, is centered around the theme of “New Definition of…
Largest fleet of electric articulated buses in Germany Stadtwerke Osnabrück is expanding its pioneering role in the field of electromobility. With thirteen buses, Osnabrück already has the largest electric fleet in Germany. Now that fleet will be expanded with 49…
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…