NEW YORK – Orion Bus Industries, a DaimlerChrysler Commercial Buses North America subsidiary, locks up an order to supply 500 Orion VII hybrid buses to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority here. The delivery will more than double the Big Apple’s hybrid transit bus fleet to 825 units by mid-2007. The MTA also has an option to purchase another 389 buses from Orion. MTA Chairman Peter Kalikow, NY City Transit President Lawrence Reuter and Andreas Renschler, a DC board of management ...

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