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ZiU-9

ZiU-9, or ZIU-9 is a Soviet trolleybus vehicle. Other names and indexes for the same vehicle include ZiU-682 and HTI-682. The ZiU acronym stands for Zavod imeni Uritskogo, which is a plant named after Moisei Uritsky, the Russian revolutionary. Before 1996 this acronym was also a trademark of the vehicle manufacturer. It has been changed to Trolza. The ZiU-9 was put in mass production in 1971 and it was still assembled along with other more advanced trolleybus vehicles in the Trolza factory until 2014. The total number of produced ZiU-9s exceeds 42,000 vehicles. In addition, many copies of ZiU-9 were made in other factories of the former Soviet bloc. This model is the most numerous trolleybus vehicle in the world.

 
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Dual-mode bus

A dual-mode bus is a bus that can run independently on power from two different sources, typically electricity from overhead lines or batteries, alternated with conventional fossil fuel.

 
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Trolleytruck

For the alternative name for a sack truck, see Hand truck

 
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Škoda 14Tr

Škoda 14Tr was a standard trolleybus produced in Škoda Transportation from 1981 to 2003, since 1995 in modernised version 14TrM.

 
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Škoda 24Tr Irisbus

Škoda 24Tr Irisbus is a low-entry trolleybus model built since 2003 by Czech trolleybus manufacturer Škoda Electric, supplying electrical equipment, in cooperation with Irisbus, supplying body.

 
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Škoda 15Tr

Škoda 15Tr is an articulated trolleybus produced in Škoda Transportation from 1988 to 2004, since 1995 in modernised version 15TrM. It is longer version of Škoda 14Tr

 
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ZiU-10

ZiU-10 or ZIU-10, also referred to as ZIU-683, is a model of trolleybus, built in Russia. It was manufactured from 1986 until 2008 by the Uritsky Factory, in Engels, which later became Trolza. It is an articulated, three-axle variant of the ZiU-9/ZiU-682.

 
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Škoda 31Tr SOR

Škoda 31Tr SOR is a low-floor articulated trolleybus produced in cooperation of Škoda Transportation and SOR, which supplies the body based on the bus SOR NB 18.

 
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Škoda 30Tr SOR

The Škoda 30Tr SOR is a full-sized low-entry trolleybus produced in cooperation of Škoda Electric and SOR, which supplies the body based on the bus SOR NB 12.

 
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ZiU-5

The ZiU-5 is a Soviet trolleybus model that was built by the Uritsky factory. The ZiU acronym stands for Zavod imeni Uritskogo, which translates as Plant named after Uritskiy. This model of city trolleybus was in mass production from 1959 to 1972. The total number of ZiU-5s produced exceeded 14,500 vehicles. This allowed the ZiU-5 to become dominant model of trolleybus in Soviet towns and cities of that time. The last vehicles were withdrawn from active service in the mid-1980s. The small number of surviving vehicles are kept now for museum purposes.

 
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Electron T19

The Electron T19 was an Ukrainian large capacity low-entry trolleybus for intercity passenger transportation, mass-produced since 2014.