Citybus is the launcher of this bus. 80 buses all in total (1501-1580).
Two NL262 was written off by fire and traffic accident. The first one is (#1512) was destroyed by fire on November 1, 2008, at Island Eastern Corridor on its way back to the Depot and withdrawn prematurely in May 8, 2009. The second one is (#1560) was damaged by a traffic accident on January 17, 2011, at the branch road near the Hong Kong's side exit at Western Harbour Crossing and withdrawn prematurely in February 21, 2011.