Stagecoach 2016/2017 order
#1
New order, new thread.

UK REGIONAL OPERATIONS

278 ADL MMC E400 double-deckers
71 ADL MMC E200 single-deckers
13 ADL MMC E200 midibuses
11 Volvo  B11/R Plaxton Elite 6x2
2 Volvo B11/R Plaxton Elite 4x2
1 Volvo B11/R Plaxton Elite i
30 Mercedes Benz Sprinter City 45 minibuses
6 Optare Solo SR Slimline minibuses

MEGABUS.COM OPERATIONS

7 Volvo B11/R Plaxton Elite i
6 Van Hool Astromega double-deckers

LONDON OPERATIONS

37 ADL MMC E400 Hybrid double-deckers
3 ADL MMC E400 double-deckers
13 ADL MMC E200 single deckers

Note no Scanias on order this time round.
Reply
#2
That's a lot of sprinters. Perhaps for a local authority contract? Such as SPT in Scotland?

Though it would be interesting if they were going to be used as a genuine small bus alternative in regular service
Reply
#3
Hi any new buses stagecoach north east fleet.
Reply
#4
(11/04/2016, 13:23)glen Wrote: Hi any new buses stagecoach north east fleet.

There is but its a waiting game until the information can be released to the public.
Reply
#5
(11/04/2016, 13:23)glen Wrote: Hi any new buses stagecoach north east fleet.

Yes for Newcastle I believe
Last bus travelled on:Barcelona Aerobus 8491 .Last train:Northern 156451.Last Plane: Easyjet G-EZDK.I know all about London buses and most in Newcastle.
                                             Favourite bus is GNE 619.
                                             Resident NEB traveller
Reply
#6
Thank for that
Reply
#7
Anyone wanting to read the proper press release:

http://www.stagecoach.com/media/news-rel...04-11.aspx
Reply
#8
If Hartlepool get new buses could it release e200s to newcastle to replace darts
4842
Best bus ever
Reply
#9
(11/04/2016, 14:04)NK53 TKT Wrote: Yes for Newcastle I believe

Can we mark speculation as such please? I don't believe anything has been confirmed yet.
Forum Moderator  |  [Image: aZkGbTJ.png] Find us on facebook
Reply
#10
Surely if Hartlepool were getting new buses, they would replace the darts in Hartlepool first as they're the oldest in the towns fleet
Reply
#11
I'm quite astonished at how many E400s have been ordered.
Hopefully Newcastle and Hartlepool get them this year.

Newcastle needs both E400s and long E200s

And Hartlepool needs 10.8m E200s

EDIT I understand the models are MMCs
My New Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/140662069@N02/ - Posts every Weekend at the minimum Smile
Reply
#12
(11/04/2016, 19:29)South Tyne Lad Wrote: I'm quite astonished at how many E400s have been ordered.
Hopefully Newcastle and Hartlepool get them this year.

Newcastle needs both E400s and long E200s

And Hartlepool needs 10.8m E200s

EDIT I understand the models are MMCs

It'll be because of the upcoming double decker DDA deadline.
Reply
#13
(11/04/2016, 19:31)Michael Wrote: It'll be because of the upcoming double decker DDA deadline.

Yep, So most will probably be aimed at Devon and the South East and west, Where there's still a lot of Olympians and early Tridents around I believe.

Though Newcastle have a Decker shortage and some MAN Routes could do with double deckers, And Hartlepool has elderly Darts to replace.
My New Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/140662069@N02/ - Posts every Weekend at the minimum Smile
Reply
#14
(11/04/2016, 19:36)South Tyne Lad Wrote: Yep, So most will probably be aimed at Devon and the South East and west, Where there's still a lot of Olympians and early Tridents around I believe.

Though Newcastle have a Decker shortage and some MAN Routes could do with double deckers, And Hartlepool has elderly Darts to replace.



I'm surprised London aren't getting most of the order.... they normally get more than anyone else.
Reply
#15
So far confirmed allocations are for Yorkshire and East Midlands:

8 Enviro400MMCs for Barnsley depot for the 66 (Barnsley-Elsecar)
7 Enviro200MMCs 11.8m for Chesterfield for the 54 (Chesterfield-Clay Cross)
Reply
#16
Nine of the longer Enviro 200MMC's are destined for Winchester Park & Ride.

D.
Reply
#17
Wouldnt mind some E400MMCs on the 62/63 & X63, otherwise I think the 1 & 38 would likely candidates for new deckers.
Reply
#18
(11/04/2016, 18:56)beefcake Wrote: Surely if Hartlepool were getting new buses, they would replace the darts in Hartlepool first as they're the oldest in the towns fleet

Probably 34550/61/3/4.
Reply
#19
(11/04/2016, 23:21)Malarkey Wrote: Wouldnt mind some E400MMCs on the 62/63 & X63

It would be nice for the Killingworth buses to have the new Enviro 400s because 19379-89 were originally for the 38. 430-446 for the 1, 670-83 for 12 and of course hybrids on 39/40. I think Slatyford should get them. The 400s  on there are from 2007.
Reply
#20
Order announced yesterday. First vehicles ready at Falkirk today Wink

One has been identified as Glasgow-bound E400MMC 10511 (SN16 OLU).
Reply