Category: Volvo Trucks

Diesel leak led to Volvo bus fire, killing 45 passengers on-board (Video)

Accidents happen, but here’s an unusual one. According to sources, Volvo multi-axle bus belonging to Jabbar Travels (AP 02 TA 0963) with 50 passengers on-board, was plying from Bangalore to Hyderabad. The accident took place on Bangalore-Hyderabad national highway in Mahbubnagar district of the southern Andhra Pradesh state, about 140 kms from Hyderabad on wee hours of Wednesday …

Big Bus! Volvo-KSRTC rolls out 14.5-metre long bus with toilet and pantry facilities

A couple of months before, KSRTC or Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation started commenced the trial-run of its 14.5-metre-long multi-axle low floor city bus ‘Volvo 7400XL’ in Bangalore, India. And last-month, the KSRTC introduced new services in the Volvo multi-axle buses like toilet and pantry facilities. Now combining the both KSRTC launched country’s longest bus measuring 14.5-metre-long bus, …

Volvo-KSRTC introduces multi-facility bus with pantry and toilet

Last-month we reported that Asia’s first 14.5-metre-long multi-axle low floor city bus Volvo 7400XL is on the trail-run in Bangalore. Now Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) has introduced new services in the Volvo multi-axle buses to make long-distance travelling a world-class experience for its passengers, particularly for elderly and those with kids, which features a chemical toilets, …

The longest Volvo bus on trail-run in Bangalore – Asia’s first 14.5 meter bus

Sweden-based commercial vehicle manufacturer, Volvo India announced the trial-run of its 14.5-metre-long multi-axle low floor city bus ‘Volvo 7400XL’ in Bangalore, India. This city bus is considered to be the Asia’s first 14.5 meter bus. Karnataka government-owned Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) held the run. Earlier this-year, the Volvo 7400XL was showcased at the 2012 Auto Expo 2012 held …