The Durness Bus takes delivery of a new model Euro 6 Sprinter VS30 EVM Avantgarde 16 Seater fromEVM


The Sprinter is based on the Euro 6 517CDI extra-long wheel base with Common Rail Direct Injection diesel engine. Transmission is a 9 speed automatic gear box, and the exterior is finished in Mercedes-Benz Iridium Silver.

Passenger Entry:
Access is via a New Masats plug Type entry door with a manual emergency release and a key lock facility. The entrance features an EVM integrated three stage entry step with LED strip lights and stainless steel inserts.

This model features EVM stepped curved double-glazed saloon windows in privacy grey. The Avantgarde has an original Mercedes Benz windscreen and a glass top roof vent with break glass hammer.

The access to the boot is through the original Mercedes-Benz 270-degree hinge doors finished in velour. There is a full depth EVM drop boot with fold out flap and stainless steel boot protector with a half height heavy duty luggage compartment shelf.

Climate Control:
The Avantgarde is fitted with a Webasto Vancouver Internal roof mounted saloon air conditioning 9.3 KW tap in system ducted through luggage racks, exciting through passenger service units.

Two 4000mm full length brushed aluminium extruded luggage racks with full length interior light and blue LED night lights have been fitted. The saloon speakers and LED night lights are integrated in passenger service units. There are 10 USB charging points fitted at each side and every row. Finally, there is a reversing camera with a 7” touch screen display and buzzer with night silent override from parking lights.

The Avantgarde has EVM Executive class 110 reclining Seats. These are fitted with 3-point seat belts, aisle folding arm rests, 12 reclining back rests and finished in real leather and piping cord to match. Each seat has a seat back fold up table with ipad channel and complete with a Mercedes Benz logo star. They are complimented with decorative curtains with moulded ABS tie backs.

This vehicle is complete with hard wearing Tarabus non-slip flooring and a half-raised floor with rear bench and half sunken gangway with LED lighting.

Exterior Styling:
This Avantgarde features an EVM front bumper spoiler with daytime running lights, colour coded side mouldings, front grill and EVM side skirts. This is all complimented with a chrome styling package.

Additional Extra’s:
A Hanover LED front destination board and tow bar and trailer light socket has been fitted.

As with all EVM minibus’s the vehicle is completed to European whole vehicle type approval and comes with full 3-year Mercedes-Benz Unlimited mileage chassis warranty.

About the Customer:

The Durness Bus Ltd is a small family run business running scheduled services across the far North of Scotland, with routes running between Durness and Lairg, Inverness, Thurso and Lochinver. They also provide transport for private hire, groups, clubs, airport transfers and tailored trips.
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