More Ventura doors in Mexico City buses

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Bus body maker Caio and Volvo Group Buses México have sold 35 buses to Mexico City. The vehicles will circulate on the newly created Line 4, regulated by Metrobús to serve the capital. According to data from the Ministry of Mobility, 1.5 million passengers are transported per day on the system. The buses are equipped with […]

Two ADL e-buses for Transdev in Auckland


Alexander Dennis Limited will build two electric buses for Howick & Eastern by Transdev’s operation in New Zealand. They will be used on Auckland Transport services. The three-axle single deckers will be assembled locally in New Zealand by ADL’s partner Kiwi Bus Builders. ADL strengthens it has designed the 12.6m long BYD ADL Enviro200EV XLB […]

Wrightbus open-top buses for Tokyo


Hato Bus via Twitter Tokyo sightseeing and tour bus operator Hato Bus, which was established in 1948 and has over 70 years history and experience in the tour market for foreign and domestic visitors, has placed into service a new Wrightbus Gemini 3-bodied Scania double-decker, which was shown off on its social media in early […]

the Ventura Plug Sliding door standard in the Mercedes Citaro

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We are proud to announce that our innovative Plug Sliding door system is now available as a standard option for the Mercedes Citaro. Since the beginning of this year, clients can specify the safe and durable Ventura Plug Sliding door system for all variants of the Citaro. Mercedes strives for extraordinary quality, high levels of […]

109 Electric buses for Oslo


Norgesbuss, one of the leading bus operators in Norway, was awarded a contract for public transportation in the south of Oslo. The tender for 109 electric buses ensures that 96% of buses in South Oslo will be electric. This means 40% of bus transport in the whole city will be electric. The vehicles will go […]

All 90 Solaris Urbino 12 Electric made it to Berlin

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Solaris announces it has completed the delivery of 90 Urbino 12 electric buses for Berliner Verkehrsbetriebe (BVG). This was one of the biggest contracts for battery-powered buses in Europe and the largest one for the manufacturer in Germany so far. Berlin now has a total of 123 electric Solaris buses in its fleet. In second […]

10 Hess trolleybuses began service in Fribourg for TPF

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At the beginning of December 2020, the Transports Publics Fribourgeois (TPF) put a batch of 10 battery-powered trolleybuses Hess lighTram 19 DC into service. These vehicles are bound to replace the old dual-mode buses on line 1 in Fribourg. Fribourg uses Ventura doors already for many years on its buses. Plug Sliding doors provide good […]

Three full electric lines in Osnabrück


The three MetroBus lines M1 to M3 in Osnabrück, Germany, have been converted in full electric operation since 21 December. 35 electric articulated buses now cover a total of more than 7,000 kilometres on weekdays purely electrically and thus emission-free and quietly. They have been delivered following a first 13-units order (the first year in […]