MAN Hall of Fame

Over 100 years of experience have made us winners. Enter the Bus Hall of Fame with us.

The success story that is the MAN Lion's family began in 1992. As early as 1994, it won its first award for ‘Coach of the Year’. In addition to numerous design awards, MAN buses also regularly win awards for best fuel efficiency. Our buses are cleaner and more fuel-efficient than ever, with the highest possible standard of comfort and safety and impressively stylish designs.

2016

MAN Lion's Intercity

IF Gold Award

Every detail of the MAN Lion's Intercity is perfectly designed to create an attractive overall look. The stylishly integrated windows, doors, materials and surfaces alone are worth an iF Gold Award.

iF Gold Award 2016
MAN Lion's Intercity – winner of the iF Gold Award 2016

2015

MAN Lion's City GL CNG

Bus Of The Year

The MAN Lion's City GL CNG was voted ‘Bus of the Year’ because this 5-door articulated bus, powered by climate-friendly natural gas, guarantees optimum passenger flow and significantly shorter stop times.

Bus Of The Year 2015
MAN Lion's City GL CNG – Bus of the Year 2015

2012

MAN Lion's Hybrid

Green Bus Award

With a choice of transmission variants and lower fuel consumption than comparable vehicles with an average of 10 l/100 km, the MAN Lion's City Hybrid was an obvious choice for the Green Bus Award.

Green Bus Award 2012
MAN Lion's City Hybrid – winner of the Green Bus Award 2012

2012

MAN Lion's Regio

IBC Award

In addition to its dynamic design and outstanding comfort, the MAN Lion's Regio also performs impressively in comparative road testing, making it the clear winner of the IBC Award.

IBC Award 2012
MAN Lion's Regio – winner of the IBC Award 2012

2011

MAN Lion's City Hybrid

Red Dot Award

The MAN Lion's City Hybrid wins the Red Dot Award for the space-saving integration of hybrid components in the passenger area and the elegant roof line which looks as if it was cast in one piece.

Red Dot Award 2011
MAN Lion's City Hybrid – winner of the Red Dot Award 2011

2006

MAN Lion's City DD

iF Design Award

The MAN Lion's City DD is the first double-decker bus with MAN bodywork and is a 3-axle bus that satisfies all the strict requirements both for suitability for the disabled and for an iF Design Award.

iF Design Award 2006
MAN Lion's City DD – winner of the iF Design Award 2006

2005

MAN Lion's City

iF Design Award

With its completely redesigned bodywork, new front and rear sections, and side windows extending right up to the roof line, it is no surprise when the MAN Lion's City wins an iF Design Award.

iF Design Award 2005
MAN Lion's City – winner of the iF Design Award 2005

2005

MAN Lion's City

Bus Of The Year

The new MAN Lion's City is voted ‘Bus of the Year’ thanks to its automatic gearbox, fine-tuned for optimised fuel consumption, user-friendly passenger area, improved driver’s workplace and modern design.

Bus Of The Year 2005
MAN Lion's City – Bus of the Year 2005

2005

MAN Lion's Regio

Red Dot Award

New overland generation of combi buses: the MAN Lion's Regio wins a Red Dot Award for its large and stylish side windows and striking design.

Red Dot Award 2005
MAN Lion's Regio – winner of the Red Dot Award 2005

2004

MAN Lion's Coach

iF Design Award

Even without aluminium rockers, rear wheel covers and a stylised radiator grille on the front, the MAN Lion's Coach wins its second award, the iF Design Award.

iF Design Award 2004
MAN Lion's Coach – winner of the iF Design Award 2004

2004

MAN Lion's Star

Coach Of The Year

Top-quality workmanship, a comfortable driver’s workplace, technical improvements and seating with no raised platforms make the MAN Lion's Star a worthy ‘Coach of the Year’.

Coach Of The Year 2004
MAN Lion's Star – Coach of the Year 2004

2003

MAN Lion's Coach

Red Dot Award

The design of the second generation of the MAN Lion's Coach is also very well received. Shortly after its market launch, this stylish touring coach wins the coveted Red Dot Award.

Red Dot Award 2003
MAN Lion's Coach – winner of the Red Dot Award 2003

2002

MAN Lion's Star

Red Dot Award

Just a short time after its launch, the new MAN Lion's Star wins the Red Dot Award for its entirely revamped design and stylish aluminium rockers.

Red Dot Award 2002
MAN Lion's Star – winner of the Red Dot Award 2002

1999

MAN Lion's City

Bus Of The Year

Just three years after its launch, the MAN Lion's City receives the 'Bus of the Year' award for its redesigned chassis, weight-reducing fibreglass roof cladding and improved axle and suspension system.

Bus Of The Year 1999
MAN Lion's City – Bus of the Year 1999

1994

MAN RH 403 Lion's Star

Coach Of The Year

Start of the success story for a whole series of buses and coaches: the MAN Lion's Star is voted ‘Coach of the Year’ for its design and the greatly improved rollover strength of its superstructure.

Coach Of The Year 1994
MAN RH 403 Lion's Star – Coach of the Year 1994

Awards we have won since 1994

Year Model Award
2016 MAN Lion's Intercity iF Gold Award
2015 MAN Lion's City GL CNG Bus Of The Year
2012 MAN Lion's City Hybrid Green Bus Award
2012 MAN Lion's Regio IBC Award
2011 MAN Lion's City Hybrid Red Dot Award
2006 MAN Lion's City DD iF Design Award
2005 MAN Lion's City iF Design Award
2005 MAN Lion's City Hybrid Bus Of The Year
2005 MAN Lion's Regio Red Dot Award
2004 MAN Lion's Coach iF Design Award
2004 MAN Lion's Star Coach Of The Year
2003 MAN Lion's Coach Red Dot Award
2002 MAN Lion's Star Red Dot Award
1999 MAN Lion's City Bus Of The Year
1994 MAN RH 403 Lion's Star Coach Of The Year