Is China’s bus of the future a work of pure science-fiction? Multiple reports questioning the validity of the Transit Elevated Bus Project, point to financing issues and prototype short-comings as areas of controversy. People are asking what exactly is China’s TEB: an early look at the future of public transport, a poorly-planned, overambitious attempt at improving urban mobility, or a scam.
Transit Elevated Bus
A Chinese bus concept shows a vision for the future of public transportation. The Transit Elevated Bus or TEB rides high above the roadway allowing traffic to pass underneath.