New Bus for London - Euro VI engine standard

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-10-22
Session date: 
October 22, 2014
Reference: 
2014/3598
Question By: 
Stephen Knight
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

When did the first Euro VI-compliant New Bus for London enter service, and how many of these vehicles are currently in operation?

Answer

Answer for New Bus for London - Euro VI engine standard

Answer for New Bus for London - Euro VI engine standard

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The first New Routemaster with a Euro VI engine entered service on 4 July. There are currently five in operation, with a further 39 to enter service on route 453 on a phased basis from 18 October 2014.