MAN Buses and Coaches

MAN is the largest supplier of buses in the current New Zealand market. MAN is one of only 2 manufacturers to have supplied over 1000 bus and coach chassises to New Zealand operators. The other is Bedford who have ceased production.

MAN 15.192F0C-R

This vehicle was New Zealand's first MAN to see service as a public service vehicle. To Newmans in 1982 as 116. Now owned by MAN NZ and on permanent loan to Ominbus Society in Wellington.
Original Owner#Chassis Nbr/VINYearOriginal RegLater Owner#Later RegDate Comments
Gisborne City Council4051038003801/11/76 IE6216 Newmans Coachlines Ltd116IE621624/9/82. 
WithaCar Rentals Ltd, New Plymouth.IE62165/6/92  
Okato Bus Lines.IE621631/7/95D J & H F Oxley 
McGrath Buses, Taumaranui.IE621616/4/99J B & K V McGrath 
McGrath Buses Ltd, Taumaranui.IE62168/7/99CoF exp 07/05
reg lapsed. 28/8/06Stored by Omnibus Society 


MAN 16.200UOCL and 16.240UOCL underfloor engine buses.


Rear engined tag axle Buses and Coaches on imported MAN 22.240 chassis


Articulated MAN buses similar to SL buses. 34 for ARA nad 3 imported by Okato Buses


88 SL200 buses for ARA and 5 used imports ex-Action Canberra


MAN SL 202 buses supplied to Auckland, New Plymouth, Wellington and Christchurch.


The NL262 is a low floor development of the SL202. Only 1 NL262 operates in New Zealand.
Original Owner#Chassis Nbr/VINYearOriginal RegLater Owner#Later RegDate Comments
Citybus, Hong Kong1575WMAA270075B0172652000 JM 1334 Go-Bus Transport Ltd, Hamilton171CSC7133/6/05B41DA