Author:Terri Haseldine

Looking for a used coach? Derek’s your man!

The familiar face of Derek Brumpton is now greeting coach operators looking for a great used vehicle at Irizar UK. [caption id="attachment_424" align="alignright" width="120"] Derek Brumpton[/caption] Derek – whose family once operated Brumpton Coachways in Dunham-on-Trent – has come back into coach sales after a short break...

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‘Stunning’ anniversary livery wowed customers

Three Irizar i6 Integral coaches delivered to Hampshire operator Truemans Coaches have proven a hit with customers… and local operators. [caption id="attachment_417" align="alignright" width="300"] Even operators commented on Truemans' i6s[/caption] “We had them liveried to celebrate our 60th anniversary,” says Managing Director Richard Trueman. “We were very...

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Customer feedback endorses i6

South Wales based operator Cavendish Coaches says its 12.2-metre i6 Integral is attention-grabbing for passengers. Director Steven Hollister said that, since delivery, the 51-seat coach has performed well on the road, delivering reasonable fuel economy but, most importantly, having a good image: “The customer feedback is...

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Julie joins Irizar UK

Julie Hickin has joined the team at Irizar UK, bringing a broad range of experience to the Worksop headquarters. Julie is a well-known face in the industry, having had sales liaison roles at two well-known vehicle supply groups. AAT qualified, she has taken the role of...

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Irizar UK lands its biggest-ever order

Irizar UK has landed the biggest order in its two-year history, with a further six coaches sold to high-profile operator Clarkes of London. Clarkes’ 2013 fleet intake was entirely based on integral Irizar coaches, the Sydenham company ordering three i6 12.9-metre 57-seaters in 2012, following it...

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Irizar UK parent targets 15% growth

Irizar Group says it is targeting a further  15% increase in turnover in 2013 despite hitting a record €504 million in 2012. General Director José Manuel Orcasitas said the €1 million turnover increase last year was a trend, buoyed by its diversification into other automotive technologies,...

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DAF Launch new Euro 6 Engine

A brand new development for Euro 6 with outputs of 290 to 440 hp PACCAR MX-11 engine offers maximum performance and efficiency img580-L-R Double overhead camshafts The PACCAR MX-11 engine block is a completely new design. It is made of strong compact graphite iron, with vertical ribs to maximize...

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