Stagecoach to spend £4 million on 22 new eco-buses for North Devon
By bideford1 | Monday, April 29, 2013, 17:18
Stagecoach South West is investing £4 million in a new fleet of 22 high specification Scania Enviro 400 buses for its flagship North Devon Wave bus route.
The buses, which will arrive from the end of May, are built to the latest environmental standards and represent the single biggest investment in Stagecoach's North Devon bus network to date.
The new vehicles will be dedicated to the operator's flagship North Devon Wave bus route which operates between Ilfracombe, Braunton, Barnstaple, Instow or East the Water, Bideford and Westward Ho! or Appledore and, on their arrival, Stagecoach will be revealing an updated version of the North Devon Wave livery.
Michelle Hargreaves, Managing Director of Stagecoach South West, said: "Over the last few years we've worked very hard in North Devon to build a stable and sustainable bus network.