Multi-speed EV transmission to launch in demo minibus

Since minibuses are used so widely throughout the UK it makes sense that companies will try to work on making them as efficient and environmentally-friendly as possible. To demonstrate this, the engineering company Vocis is preparing to unveil an electric-powered minibus that’s fitted with its multi-speed, seamless-shift transmission. The minibus that will be used for the demonstration will...

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New Minibus Serves Estates

For a lot of communities minibuses serve a vital role. In many poorer communities in particular, public transport is an absolute necessity and enables residents to get about without having to pay for a car or taxi. A recent news story from Hebden Bridge demonstrates this point perfectly. Residents there are being given a new minibus that is free to use for the month. Read the full details on the...

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Pope Tours Rome in a Minibus & More..

The newly elected Pope Francis has been spotted touring Rome in a minibus with other cardinals. The new pope has a reputation for being humble and it seems as though he’s living up to his reputation. You can read the full story by clicking the link below. Pope Francis takes to Rome in a minibus POPE Francis has been caught on camera touring Rome in a mini-bus and paying his tab at a...

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Cadets Awarded New Minibus & More..

There is seemingly no end to the help that minibuses bring to local communities. For any small group of people they provide the perfect way of travelling round together. Take one recent news story about a group of sea cadets who were awarded a minibus so they’re able to travel round the country for training and events. The cadets from Worksop were awarded the minibus by Sainsbury’s...

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Minibuses Helping the Community

There’s no doubt that minibuses offer a invaluable service to many residents in the UK. There are countless uses for minibuses in the community, whether it be for care homes for the elderly or taking kids to and from sporting events. Fundraisers in Wadebridge are nearing their goal of raising enough money to buy a community minibus as they were recently awarded a £10,000 grant towards it....

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Minibus News for March 2013

It’s an unfortunate fact that many of the scams in the UK revolve around vehicles. This is proven by things like ‘cash for crash’ schemes and the like. A recent news story further proves this point. A man set up websites offering cheap van and minibus hire services. By undercutting the competition he was able to attract a lot of custom. Unfortunately for his customers, he...

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