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Representatives of the various manufacturers and media were were there in attendance including Ray Stenning of Best Impressions who was responsible for the design work. I also met up with fellow blogger Gerard Fletcher of the well known XL Blog
The event began at First's Davey House premises in Norwich where those assembled were given an explanation of how the concept developed which didn't set out to be innovative but it now certainly is. Managing director Steve Wickers introduced David Jordan (Marketing Manager) and Paul Martin (Commercial Manager) to provide details of how the project developed and identified the many features of the new vehicles.
The interiors also look quite impressive with
the Lazzerini leather seating being very comfortable with plenty of leg room complete with wood effect flooring
Many additions incorporated into the design include coach style seating with USB charging points, phone charging docks and bell pushes at every seat. A thoughtful touch was the retractable hook for coats and/or shopping bags!
The registrations and fleet numbers are as follows:-
The buses are certainly eye catching and no doubt there will be more photos on line once they enter revenue earning service.