April 3, 2013
Coaches are equipped with Prevost’s AWARE is an safety system, which includes adaptive cruise braking, following distance alert and stationary object alert.
January 17, 2013
Jean-Pierre Baracat joined Nova Bus in 1994, taking on increasingly challenging management roles, the latest as VP, business development, since 2004. He succeeds Gilles Dion.
September 19, 2012
A 12-speed, two-pedal, lightweight automated manual transmission, it delivers an exceptional level of productivity by simultaneously maximizing comfort, safety and fuel efficiency.
May 5, 2010
Prior to the soccer event, several South African cities invested in building intelligent bus-based transport systems
December 1, 2009
Using selective catalytic reduction (SCR) to reduce NOx, Volvo improved fuel economy and reduced emissions of the greenhouse gas CO2.
November 17, 2009
The new natural gas engines are expected to meet future European emission requirements.
October 23, 2009
Facility has four bays and one wash pad. In addition to normal daytime business hours Monday through Friday, after-hours or holiday appointments may also be arranged.
April 8, 2009
The first laydown in the plant took place in late March and a 90-day period is scheduled to ensure proper plant ramp up. By the end of 2009, the daily production rate will be two vehicles per day, with the first customer deliveries taking place this fall.
February 17, 2009
During the next three years, Nova Bus will deliver a total of 214 buses during 2009, 427 buses in 2010 and 317 buses in 2011 to STM.
January 27, 2009
The 9700 features the Volvo D13 engine as well as the group’s I-shift gearbox, which lowers fuel consumption.
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