VFACTS sales data released today shows the Rosa was delivered to 17 customers in August, the Coaster managed 16 deliveries.
However, overall in 2016, the Rosa has had the upper hand. To the end of August 232 Rosa buses were sold, against the Coasters total of 124.
Overall, sales in the light bus +20 seat segment are down 11.0% this year.
In the less than 20 seat category it was again the Toyota HiAce that was the dominant player in August.
Year to date, sales in the smaller bus category are also down 11.0%.