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KLE15041 - Leyland Olympian/Alexander
Kowloon Motor Bus
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The modelone of two versions of AL1 released in Hong Kong on 9th January 2016, the other being on route 238M (KLE15041A).

The busAL1 was the prototype 11-metre Leyland Olympian and entered service on 12th May 1988, and was used extensively for trialling the air-conditioning equipment. It was unique, being the only vehicle in the class to feature opening windows, just in case the air-con failed!  It also featured a small destination screen compared to the others in the class. 

 
 Manufacturer of model  Roadshow Creations
 Scale  1:76
 Prototype chassis  Leyland Olympian
 Prototype bodywork  Alexander RH
 Prototype length  11 metre
 Fleet number  AL1
 Registration number  DX 2437
 Route number  6
 Destination  Mei Foo
 Quantity  1,000
 Date released - Hong Kong  9th January 2016
 
   
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