Marshalls of Sutton on Trent have purchased another two Optare Versa buses. Marshalls of Sutton on Trent, established in 1989 is a family run business, recognised as one of the leading coach & bus operators in the East Midlands.
The Mercedes Euro 6, 11.7m, Versa with Allison T270R transmission seat up to 44, are finished to a high specification and feature front bonnet operator branding illumination. The Versas will join the existing service fleet consisting of one Metrocity, three Optare Versas and six Solos. The new buses will serve the Fosseway Flyer route between Newark and Nottingham.
John Marshall, Managing Director of Marshalls, commented: “We already operate a number of Optare Versas, the striking design is popular with passengers and drivers alike. When we were looking for new additions to our fleet with excellent fuel economy and the latest environmental credentials the Versa was the obvious choice for us.”
Chris Hunt, Business Development Manager at Optare, said: “We are delighted that Marshalls a long standing Optare customer have opted for the popular Optare Versa once again.”