Doug Jack Archives - BUSRide

UK leads with flywheel hybrids

There are more hybrid buses in operation in the United Kingdom than in any other European country.

Daimler at IAA: Why buses are so attractive

Of all the trade associations representing vehicle manufacturers in Europe, Germany’s Verband der Automobilindustrie is in a league of its own.

The French bus market remains strong

The RNTP public transport exhibition took place in Bordeaux, France in November. The weather was warm and the atmosphere very convivial.

Comvex showcases Turkey’s expanding bus industry

I went to Turkey to visit a factory and catch up with developments in the market. My trip included attending the Comvex exhibition.

Comtrans offers a new view of Russia

While many of you were probably at BusCon in Chicago, I went in a completely different direction to Comtrans in Moscow.

Sir Brian inspires new Stagecoach leadership

CEO Martin Griffiths envisions Megabus sleeper coaches in U.S.

Europe turns to electric

A growing view of city transport in Europe sees all-electric vehicles as the future.

Alexander Dennis and New Flyer to launch MiDi bus

Alexander Dennis and New Flyer have decided to brand their latest joint venture as the MiDi bus.

Nordic bus markets are booming

The Nordic public transport exhibition Persontrafik attracts exhibitors and visitors from Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden.

A tale of two countries

The exhibition season was in full swing in Europe toward the end of 2012 with the FIAA in Madrid, Spain and Euro Bus Expo in Birmingham, UK.