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VDL deliver bus number 100 to Reykjavik Excursions

Reykjavik Excursions recently received 4 new coaches from VDL at the latter´s headquarters in Eindoven, Holland. From 2005 until now Reykjavik Excursions have bought 70 coaches and 30 city buses from the manufacturer VDL.
“We have currently 45 VDL buses in operation and 30 city buses. VDL has always focused on environmentally friendly vehicles which are unusually lightweight and fuel efficient. Today VDL is in a leading position regarding manufacturing electric buses which are being used throughout Europe. Those vehicles have been driven approximately 15 million kilometres. VDL offers a wide selection of electric vehicles which hopefully will soon be visible on the streets in Reykjavík“, says Reykjavik Excursions CEO, Björn Ragnarsson and then adds that it was a pleasant stepping stone that delivery of bus number 100 took place in Eindoven.
VDL Bus & Coach is a part of the family business VDL Groep which consists of 99 companies in over 20 countries and with more than 170.000 employees. The company was founded in 1953 and among their products is the VDL sport jeep BMW X1 for the German luxury car producer BMW and the Mini Cooper. Reykjavik Excursions and SBK have been agents for VDL since the year 2001. Reykjavik Excursions have been adding new and elegant buses to their already large fleet of buses and coaches. Besides the four new VDL buses the company recently added a new Mercedes-Benz Tourismo bus to their fleet.