EXPERIMENTS WITH THE DUO BUS IN ESSLINGEN

DUO-BUS-ERFAHRUNGEN IN ESSLINGEN

A report is given of trials, without passengers, of the first duo-bus prototype db oe 302 in esslingen, between April 1975 and July 1976. Special approval has now been given for the retarder brake, and trials with passengers are being undertaken until the end of the year. Further duo-buses having electro-diesel propulsion without batteries are to be tested in kaiserslauten in 1977/78, before any decision is made whether to adopt them in preference to the diesel bus. /TRRL/

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Verlag Werner Stock

    Kossener Strasse 11
    4800 Bielefeld 14,   Germany 
  • Publication Date: 1976-9

Language

  • German

Media Info

  • Features: Figures; Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 323-325
  • Serial:
    • Der Stadtverkehr
    • Volume: 21
    • Issue Number: 9
    • Publisher: EK Verlag GmbH
    • ISSN: 0038-9013

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00184082
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Federal Institute for Road Research, West Germany
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 13 1979 12:00AM