Tag: straddling bus

Impact & Regulations

China’s Transit Elevated ‘straddling bus’ going bust

December 13, 2016

Via: Metro Magazine

Fortune reports that a full-scale test model of China’s Transit Elevated Bus (TEB), also known as the “straddling bus,” has been all but abandoned at its testing site in Qinhuangdao, and the company developing it seems to have evaporated. That […]

Travel & Public Transit, Vehicles

The Straddling Bus exists, fer reals

August 3, 2016

Via: TreeHugger

We all laughed when we first saw the vision of the straddling bus in 2010, and then again in 2013, thinking it silly vaporware. Why would anyone build such a thing? Originally conceived by American architect Lester Walker 45 years […]