Record Run 2012

The drivers

Peter Beck  
Age: 51

Commercial bus driver's license / years: 10

Employer: Self-employed

Job / qualification: OMNIplus driving instructor
Which passenger would you like to welcome to your bus? Robert Harting, German discus thrower
In which country would you like to drive the bus if you had the chance to do it once? Trinidad
In which city would you like to operate on a regular service route if you had the chance to do it once? Vancouver
Uwe Beier  
Age: 50

Commercial bus driver's license / years: 10

Employer: Self-employed

Job / qualification: OMNIplus safety instructor / freelance consultant
Which passenger would you like to welcome to your bus? Frankfurt Galaxy Cheerleaders
In which country would you like to drive the bus if you had the chance to do it once? Norway
In which city would you like to operate on a regular service route if you had the chance to do it once? London
Holger Füllgraf  
Age: 47

Commercial bus driver's license / years: 12

Employer: EvoBus GmbH, Daimler AG

Primary duties: test drives
Which passenger would you like to welcome to your bus? Borussia Mönchengladbach
In which country would you like to drive the bus if you had the chance to do it once? Norway
In which city would you like to operate on a regular service route if you had the chance to do it once? Lisbon
Eberhard Geprägs  
Age: 45

Commercial bus driver's license / years: 20

Employer: Verkehrsfachschule Bayer GmbH

Job / qualification: OMNIplus driving instructor
traffic expert
Which passenger would you like to welcome to your bus? The German Government
In which country would you like to drive the bus if you had the chance to do it once? Scandinavia
In which city would you like to operate on a regular service route if you had the chance to do it once? Munich
Mike Hasübert  
Age: 42

Commercial bus driver's license / years: 13

Employer: EvoBus GmbH, Daimler AG

Job / primary duties: test drives
Which passenger would you like to welcome to your bus? Alice Cooper
In which country would you like to drive the bus if you had the chance to do it once? Bali
In which city would you like to operate on a regular service route if you had the chance to do it once? Manhattan
Ralf Hofmann  
Age: 43

Commercial bus driver's license / years: 13

Employer: EvoBus GmbH, Daimler AG

Job / primary duties: OMNIplus service mechanic
Which passenger would you like to welcome to your bus? Michael Schumacher
In which country would you like to drive the bus if you had the chance to do it once? Hungary
In which city would you like to operate on a regular service route if you had the chance to do it once? Budapest
Volker Ketterer  
Age: 51

Commercial bus driver's license / years: 30

Employer: freelancer, self-employed

Job / qualification: OMNIplus driver instructor, commercial driving instructor
Which passenger would you like to welcome to your bus? Politicians
In which country would you like to drive the bus if you had the chance to do it once? Australia
In which city would you like to operate on a regular service route if you had the chance to do it once? Chongqing, the most populous city in the world
Jürgen Körber  
Age: 45

Commercial bus driver's license / years: 10

Employer: Kontec

Primary duties: test drives
Which passenger would you like to welcome to your bus? Angela Merkel
In which country would you like to drive the bus if you had the chance to do it once? France
In which city would you like to operate on a regular service route if you had the chance to do it once? Marseille
Thomas Rabotas  
Age: 47

Commercial bus driver's license / years: 11

Employer: EvoBus GmbH, Daimler AG

Primary duties: test drives
Which passenger would you like to welcome to your bus? King Juan Carlos of Spain
In which country would you like to drive the bus if you had the chance to do it once? On the Cote d'Azur
In which city would you like to operate on a regular service route if you had the chance to do it once? Bangkok
Thomas Schichler  
Age: 59

Commercial bus driver's license / years: 33

Employer: Freelancer

Job / qualification: OMNIplus driver instructor, technical instructor
Which passenger would you like to welcome to your bus? The German Minister of Transportation
In which country would you like to drive the bus if you had the chance to do it once? Sweden
In which city would you like to operate on a regular service route if you had the chance to do it once? Paris
Norbert Stember  
Age: 49
Commercial bus driver's license / years: 15

Employer: Verkehrsfachschule Bayer GmbH

Job / qualification: OMNIplus driver instructor, driving instructor
Which passenger would you like to welcome to your bus? The German National Women's Football Team
In which country would you like to drive the bus if you had the chance to do it once? USA
In which city would you like to operate on a regular service route if you had the chance to do it once? Hamburg
Hermann Zehender  
Age: 60

Commercial bus driver's license / years: 40

Employer: EvoBus GmbH, Daimler AG

Job / primary duties: test drives, media test drives
Which passenger would you like to welcome to your bus? German Federal President Gauck
In which country would you like to drive the bus if you had the chance to do it once? India
In which city would you like to operate on a regular service route if you had the chance to do it once? Rome

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