The Volvo 9000 coach has won the Coach of the Year 2019 award in Spain, presented by Spanish magazine Revista Viajeros. The Volvo coach was recognised for comfort, safety, driveability and productivity at the award ceremony in Madrid last month.
“We are very proud of this achievement”, says Jaime Verdú, commercial director, Volvo Buses in Spain.
“It’s always an honour to receive a prize of this calibre and for us it is translated into recognition of all the efforts of a team involved to achieve all the advancements introduced in the Volvo 9000 range.”
Volvo’s premium-class 9000 coach platform is the company’s biggest investment in this segment in more than 20 years. The new coach includes a number of advances, according to Volvo, ranging from the structure and driving properties, new safety features to a new exterior design.
The Volvo 9000 range was launched in 2018 is due to start operations in Spain this year.