Bus 374 is an MAN A69 18.310 HOUCL-R-NL with a Custom Coaches ‘CB60 Evo II’ body. It is powered by Compressed Natural Gas.
Arriving at ACTION in 2008, it was the first of sixteen CNG powered 18.310s to join the fleet. It entered service on 29 July 2008, having featured in a media launch earlier that day.
The MAN18.310/CB60 Evo II features a number of improvements over the previous class (Scania L94/CB60), including a revised wheelchair area layout, extra stop buttons, improved seat padding, external LED lights, automatic dimming of interior lights, rear destination signs, a larger driver’s cabin, and redesigned passenger air conditioning and driver heating systems.
374 has been based at Tuggeranong Depot since delivery, and in 2014 carried an all-over-advertising wrap for the National Home Doctor Service.