Daimler Buses has received its first order for fully electric city buses in Poland. The planned order is made up of eight articulated buses and 16 solo buses. They are expected to be delivered this year. The locally emission-free urban buses will be operated in the port city of Gdynia in the Gulf of Gdańsk by the Przedsiębiorstwo Komunikacji Autobusowej Sp. z o.o. (PKA Gdynia) transport company.
The fully-electric Mercedes-Benz eCitaro will soon be on the road in Poland.
100 stars shine in Rome – Mercedes-Benz delivers Citaro hybrid buses to the transport company Atac.
Rome-based transport company, Atac, will receive 100 Mercedes-Benz Citaro hybrid buses. The city buses are to be delivered in three lots between June and the autumn of this year. They are part of an ambitious investment programme to modernise the bus fleet of the transport company in Italy's capital. One of the company's goals is to significantly reduce pollutant emissions.
Basler Verkehrs-Betriebe is making the switch to electric buses – Mercedes‑Benz wins tender for 54 eCitaro and eCitaro G buses.
Mercedes-Benz has received a large order for 54 fully electric eCitaro buses from Basler Verkehrs-Betriebe (BVB). The decision was made following a tender and intensive testing of several vehicles. The Swiss transport company wants to fully electrify its bus routes in just two steps by 2027. The eCitaro forms the basis of the first order. In all, it comprises 38 eCitaro rigid buses as well as 16 articulated eCitaro G buses. The vehicles will be delivered in the coming year.
Giant city buses from Mercedes-Benz are soon driving on Sweden's roads:
23 CapaCity L for the Gothenburg area.
Stuttgart / Gothenburg – Following extensive tests the extra-large CapaCity L articulated bus from Mercedes-Benz has been approved for operations in local public transport in Gothenburg (Sweden). TÜV Rheinland has confirmed that the four-axle extra-large bus meets all the requirements set by the Swedish transport authority (Swedish: Transportstyrelsen) regarding lateral stability in an articulated bus.
* Sustainability award 2019: Mercedes-Benz eCitaro and Citaro hybrid win the city bus award.