Monthly Archives: April 2013

Volvo 7900 Articulated Hybrid will save at least 30% of fuel

A humble confession: When the Volvo 7700 Hybrid was introduced in 2010 we were all nervous. Introducing a hybrid bus in the middle of the worst recession since the 1930:s. Still, the sales exceeded the forecasts and we were all … Continue reading

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Long distance love

Last week, I visited the transportation conference (Stora Transportdagen; #storadag13) in Stockholm. The event was followed by opinion leaders, transport industry representatives and lots of other stakeholders. Johan Norberg (researcher in the history of ideas and culture) held an interesting … Continue reading

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New Legends

The legendary Greyhound buses are doing well. Greyhound is nowadays present in many countries and in the US the interest for bus rides are growing again after some tough years. And it’s growing fast. The travelers today have higher demands … Continue reading

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First Volvo 7900 Hybrids delivered in Benelux

The hybrid interest is growing rapidely in Europe. A few weeks ago Volvo delivered the first BeNeLux 7900 Hybrid buses to the City of Luxemburg (AVL). The buses are painted in the new eye catching color scheme of the city. … Continue reading

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