29/01/2013

On loan at Anglianbus...

Anglianbus currently have MAN CitySmart demonstrator WX12EKO on loan...


WX12EKO at Great Yarmouth bus station, courtesy of the East Norfolk Bus Blog

The CitySmart is the latest in MAN's new Caetano bodied range of vehicles for the UK market, currently available in diesel format the short wheelbase bus measures in at 10.8 metres and has a seating capacity of 37 + 32 standees, MAN plan to offer a CNG powered version in the near future.

Anglianbus have been using the bus on route 581 which runs between Great Yarmouth and Beccles for the last couple of weeks, so it remains to be seen how much longer the demonstator will remain on loan.

Also spotted on loan at Anglianbus earlier this week was Konectbus Optare Excel 2 229 X229WRA, this was noted by Tim Miller working route 580 between Beccles and Diss on Monday.