Mellor has displayed the first two examples from its upcoming Sigma electric bus range. JAMES DAY went to Millbrook Proving Ground for a first look

The Sigma 7 looks distinct from previous Mellor offerings, though the company has produced longer vehicles before.
John Randerson and Mark Clissett hosted the event.

Rochdale-based Mellor surprised the industry when it announced an upcoming range of full-size electric buses. The Sigma range, which will eventually offer six length variations, puts the company best known for minibuses in direct competition with the full-size single-deckers produced by the likes of Alexander Dennis, Wrightbus and Switch in the UK bus manufacturing industry.

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