A Setra is voted "Most Beautiful Bus of 2013"

A Setra is voted "Most Beautiful Bus of 2013"
November 2013
  • Bus operator "Heinz Sprenzel-Reisen" wins "Busplaner" magazine's photo competition with a Setra
  • An S 416 GT-HD from the Setra ComfortClass 400 is decorated with an undersea world design
  • Second and third places also go to companies operating Setra buses
This year's photo competition to find "The Most Beautiful Bus of 2013" has been won by bus operator "Heinz Sprenzel-Reisen" from Bernbeuren in Allgäu with a Setra S 416 GT-HD. The colour­ful underwater south seas world design created by the company received the most votes from visitors to this year's RDA Workshop in Cologne, the leading trade show for the coach travel and tourism sector organised an­nually by the International Coach Tourism Federation (RDA). A total of 43 bus operators from Germany and Austria submitted photos of the designs on their vehicles which could then be rated on the show stand of "Busplaner" magazine. The Munich-based specialist magazine has been holding the competition since the year 2001.  
By the end of voting, the Setra touring coach of company owners Heinz and Lieselotte Sprenzel had edged out in front. The couple see the award as a reflection of the excellent cooperation which has been enjoyed with the Setra Design Center in Neu-Ulm:
"We are delighted with the partnership with the design professionals from Setra. They have brought the ideas and suggestions of our family perfectly to life." 
Second and third places go to Setra bus operators 
The buses with designs which saw them voted into second and third place by the visitors to the trade show were also Setra-branded models. Second place went to the tour company "Schörnig Reisen" from Hanover with its "Königsklasse" (king class) design, applied to an S 515 HD from the new Setra ComfortClass 500.  
Third place, meanwhile, was secured by bus operator "Reiseparadies Kastler" from Ottensheim in Austria, whose Setra TopClass 400 touring coach boasts a design featuring the Grossglockner High Alpine Road.

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    The Setra S 416 GT-HD with underwater south seas world design received the most votes from visitors to this year´s RDA Workshop in Cologne.