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Kowloon Motor Bus
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The model news of this model was announced late in November 2011, after the actual bus had been spotted in service. It was released on 12th December. It is labelled as being in the 'Vintage Series'. 

The bus - KMB took delivery of 150 short (10.6 metre) Dennis Tridents between 1999 and 2002. The first batch of 50, delivered in 1999 and 2000 were fitted with Duple Metsec DM5000 bodywork. The remaining 100 were delivered in 2001 and 2002 and were bodied by Alexander. ATS38 entered service in May 2000.
 
 Manufacturer of model  80M Bus Model Shop
 Scale  1:76
 Prototype chassis  Dennis Trident III
 Prototype bodywork  Duple Metsec DM5000
 Prototype length  10.6 metre
 Fleet number  ATS38
 Registration number  JN2780
 Route number  5C
 Destination  Star Ferry
 Quantity  2,000
 Date released - Hong Kong  12th December 2011
 

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80M Bus Model Shop


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80M Bus Model Shop


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80M Bus Model Shop


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80M Bus Model Shop


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80M Bus Model Shop


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Photographed at Star Ferry on 1st December 2011
 

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This page last updated Monday, 12th December 2011
 
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