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Electric VDL Citeas travel 200 million kilometres: doubling within eighteen months

Electric VDL Citeas travel 200 million kilometres: doubling within eighteen months

In just one and a half years, the number of kilometres driven by electric VDL Citeas in Europe has doubled. Whereas in February last year the counter stood at 100 million, this month the 200 million e...
2-8-2022
Batch of 84 new generation VDL Citeas makes city of Amsterdam even more sustainable

Batch of 84 new generation VDL Citeas makes city of Amsterdam even more sustainable

GVB, the public transport company of Amsterdam, is further expanding its electric fleet with 84 new generation VDL Citeas. These vehicles, based entirely on an electric powertrain, will be deployed fr...
16-5-2022
VDL Bus & Coach and SAIS Trasporti continue collaboration with delivery of 8 Futuras

VDL Bus & Coach and SAIS Trasporti continue collaboration with delivery of 8 Futuras

The Sicilian company SAIS Trasporti is expanding its fleet with 8 Futuras from VDL Bus & Coach. The vehicles will be used for interregional transport throughout Italy. VDL and SAIS have been working t...
15-4-2022
With a series of 16 new generation Citeas, VDL is expanding its long-standing  co-operation with KVG Braunschweig

With a series of 16 new generation Citeas, VDL is expanding its long-standing co-operation with KVG Braunschweig

Kraftverkehrsgesellschaft mbH Braunschweig will get a series of 16 new generation Citeas in 2023. The vehicles of type LF-122 are based entirely on an electric drive train and have trend-setting featu...
6-4-2022
VDL Bus & Coach wins prestigious ‘Red Dot’ again for design of the new generation Citea

VDL Bus & Coach wins prestigious ‘Red Dot’ again for design of the new generation Citea

The jury of the world’s most prestigious design competition, Red Dot, gave the award in the ‘Product Design’ category to the new generation Citea. The electric buses from VDL Bus & Coach are entirely ...
31-3-2022
Cooperation with Dutch family businesses confirmed: VDL delivers 10 Futuras to Kupers

Cooperation with Dutch family businesses confirmed: VDL delivers 10 Futuras to Kupers

Two Dutch family businesses continue their decades-long cooperation: VDL delivered 10 VDL Futuras to Kupers today. The coach company is preparing for the upcoming travel season. "In terms of timing, t...
25-2-2022
STOAG provides German first: first series of 15 new generation VDL Citeas will operate in Oberhausen

STOAG provides German first: first series of 15 new generation VDL Citeas will operate in Oberhausen

STOAG Stadtwerke Oberhausen GmbH will provide VDL Bus & Coach with a German first: the first series of the new generation of Citeas, 15 electric city buses of type LF-122, are to enter into service in...
16-2-2022
De Lijn and VDL celebrate a milestone with a new delivery: since 2015, more than 1,000 VDL vehicles have been on the road

De Lijn and VDL celebrate a milestone with a new delivery: since 2015, more than 1,000 VDL vehicles have been on the road

The long-standing cooperation between VDL Bus & Coach and the Flemish public transport company De Lijn has reached a new milestone. With the delivery of 24 new generation Citeas, part of a new framewo...
3-12-2021
With 36 articulated vehicles of the new generation Citeas VDL Bus & Coach enters public transport in Bordeaux from 2024

With 36 articulated vehicles of the new generation Citeas VDL Bus & Coach enters public transport in Bordeaux from 2024

VDL Bus & Coach’s first e-mobility project in France will be rolled out from the first quarter of 2024. In the conurbation of Bordeaux, where 800,000 people live, 36 new generation Citeas will be in s...
26-11-2021
TPER and VDL Bus & Coach start long-term collaboration with 7 electric VDL Citeas for Bologna

TPER and VDL Bus & Coach start long-term collaboration with 7 electric VDL Citeas for Bologna

TPER, one of Italy’s largest public transport companies, has taken its first step in the electric transformation of Bologna’s public transport system with the purchase of 7 VDL Citeas. This marks the ...
29-9-2021
Major boost for green public transport in Finland: 25 new generation VDL Citeas for the port city of Kotka

Major boost for green public transport in Finland: 25 new generation VDL Citeas for the port city of Kotka

The Finnish bus company Oy Pohjolan Liikenne Ab and VDL Bus & Coach sign on a further boost to green public transport in Finland, with 25 new generation VDL Citeas, based on electric drive trains and ...
21-9-2021
VDL Bus & Coach enters public transportation in Latvia: 31 Futura and 21 MidEuro for BBus

VDL Bus & Coach enters public transportation in Latvia: 31 Futura and 21 MidEuro for BBus

VDL Bus & Coach will make its debut in the public transport sector in Latvia on 1 August. With 30 Futuras FMD2-129, 1 Futura FMD2-135 and 21 MidEuros in intercity version, Latvian passenger transport ...
23-7-2021
30 VDL Futuras FHD2-139 in public transport as Bus Éireann invests in Expressway fleet

30 VDL Futuras FHD2-139 in public transport as Bus Éireann invests in Expressway fleet

Bus Éireann, Ireland's national coach operator, has commenced operation of 30 Futuras FHD2-139 from VDL Bus & Coach on its commercial intercity service. These vehicles will be used for Expressway inte...
14-7-2021
VDL Bus & Coach expands electric fleet in Amsterdam to 75 VDL Citeas

VDL Bus & Coach expands electric fleet in Amsterdam to 75 VDL Citeas

The VDL fleet used in Amsterdam city transport, currently consisting of 31 electric Citeas, will be expanded to 75 vehicles. VDL Bus & Coach will deliver 44 VDL Citeas SLFA-180 Electric to GVB, the pu...
8-7-2021
New CEO for VDL Bus & Coach: Paul van Vuuren succeeds Henk Coppens

New CEO for VDL Bus & Coach: Paul van Vuuren succeeds Henk Coppens

Henk Coppens, CEO of VDL Bus & Coach and Senior Vice President of VDL Groep, will resign with effect from 1 July 2021. He will be succeeded by Paul van Vuuren, who is a member of the general board of ...
1-7-2021