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Bus and Coach News: MCV wins Golden Tours double-deck order: The first order for MCV double-... #bus #coach #diesel

The first order for MCV double-deck bodies has been placed by Golden Tours of London. It is taking nine on Volvo B9TL chassis; six will be open-top. “We have a requirement for some additional double-deck buses for our London operations and we have ordered three,” says Golden Tours managing director, Nick Palan. “Further to this we have also ordered six open-top Volvo buses specifically for our sightseeing tours.” “This order is particularly pleasing on quite a number of fronts,” says Volvo regional bus sales manager Phil Fletcher. “Firstly it’s obviously a significant order of nine vehicles from an operator we have an excellent relationship with. “Secondly these vehicles are the very first MCV double-decks ordered into the UK market and thirdly we will also be delivering six open-top bus variants as part of the order, which demonstrates Volvo’s capability to provide a comp...

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