04/09/2013

Go Whippet take delivery of new Volvo B7RLEs for The Busway - updated!

Go Whippet have taken delivery of three brand new Wrightbus Eclipse Urban 2 bodied Volvo B7RLEs for use on their services on The Busway C between Cambridge, St Ives & Somersham.

The first of the new vehicles has now entered service, the registations of the trio are as follows - BF63 HFA/B/C.

One of three new wright ecliips b7's for whippet's bus way service. Here is BF63HFA seen in histon today
BF63 HFA is seen above on The Busway in Histon earlier today - photograph kindly supplied by and © Jamie Armstrong.

These new vehicles will replace the three 59 registered Plaxton Centro bodied B7RLEs originally operated by Go Whippet on The Busway C.

In other news... Go Whippet currently have MCV Evolution bodied VDL SB180 YJ62 JXW on demonstration, it follows Alexander Dennis Enviro400 SN61 DFK which was on demonstation with the company last month.

MCV Demonstrator with Go Whippet (c) David Bell
YJ62 JXW seen above at Cambridge's Drummer Street bus station - photo kindly supplied by and © David Bell