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Boris Bus dumped

Postby Tonymercury » Sun Jan 01, 2017 6:24 am

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Re: Boris Bus dumped

Postby system improver » Sun Jan 01, 2017 7:06 am

The article quotes the cost of the buses (converted to $A at the current exchange rates) as $520,000 for the initial order of 600 and then $480,000 for the subsequent order of 200. That is said to be too expensive. Just as well they aren't buying the buses here. Maybe someone has the current cost of either a Bustech or Volgren DD on (say) a Volvo chassis but I believe the cost is at least 30% higher than that of the Boris bus.
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