Author:Terri Ward

I4H coach: Hybrid commuter saves 20% fuel in UK first

Irizar’s new i4H brings fuel-saving hybrid driveline technology to the commuter coach market in a UK first.   The driveline combines a reliable, HVO bio-fuel capable Cummins ISBe 6.7-litre Euro VI engine with an advanced Eaton PHP hybrid transmission, incorporating an electric inverter and traction motor-generator, together...

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Stuart cycles for Transaid

Irizar UK’s northern area sales manager Stuart Smithson is resting his aching legs after raising well over £2000 for transport industry charity Transaid by taking part in the organisation’s 240-mile sponsored cycle ride from London to Paris.   Coach sales ace Stuart rode with 58 cyclists from...

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iDrive leads to fun in the sun for coach operators

About 150 coach industry figures, including operators and product and service providers attended Irizar’s annual iDrive fun track day at Rockingham Motor Speedway in August.   The bark of high-performance cars, the screaming two-stroke engines of classic race-karts and the howl of tortured rubber from a motorcycle...

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