Lakeside Coaches takes first Neoplan P21

Lakeside Coaches has taken delivery of its first MAN Neoplan Tourliner P21 coach.

Established in 1979, Lakeside operates a fleet of 40 vehicles in Ellesmere and Market Drayton in Shropshire, and specialises in student transport for nearly 20 schools and colleges, in addition to corporate hospitality, day excursions, rail replacement and local bus routes.

The new 12.1m 49-seat coach, powered by a 420hp MAN Euro 12.4l D26  engine, was the first Tourliner to be delivered in UK featuring the new ZF Ecolife automatic gearbox.