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I wonder how often one sees a sight like this - KMB's Kowloon Bay Bus Depot
This depot holds a few more buses than my 'Tiny' China Motor Bus one!
18th September 2018

Photograph courtesy and copyright of Bobby Liu
 
Discovery Bay has taken delivery of a batch of Gemilang Lion's City hybrid bodied MAN NL323. These have replaced the Caetano and Gemilang bodied MAN NL263 which were introduced in 2002 and 2007 respectively. They include DBAY70, DBAY82, DBAY168, DBAY182, DBAY183, DBAY185, DBAY187 and DBAY199.

My thanks to Bobby Liu for providing this update
17th September 2018

 
Hoping everyone in Hong Kong stays safe during Typhoon Mangkhut
   
16th September 2018

 
Photographs courtesy and copyright of
 P&T Model Diecast

P&T Model are to release two versions of China Motor Bus FC1 (DD 7785), the unique coach converted DMS - the first is on route 11A to Wan Chai Ferry (DC1020) and the second is on route 262 to Chung Hom Kok (DC 1021).

   
Photograph courtesy and copyright of Philip Chan

KMB continues to register new 12 metre and 12.8 metre Enviro500s - registered on 5th September is ATENU1600 (VS 5315) noted in service earlier today.


Photograph courtesy and copyright of Philip Chan

The Citybus non-franchised fleet has been boosted by the arrival of several ex-New World First Bus 10.3 metre Duple Metsec bodied Dennis Tridents. Nine have been allocated fleet numbers in the 881 - 891 series to-date. 889 is pictured here last week and was previously NWFB 3349.
15th September 2018

 
Photographs courtesy and copyright of
 80M Bus Model Shop

Catching up with news following my recent break - two Long Win Bus liveried Alexander Dennis Enviro500s are planned for release shortly. The first (top) features fleet no. 803 (MA 4413) on route R8 to Disneyland (KMB2018006) whilst fleet no. 801 (MA 2723) is on route E32 (KMB2018007) - quantities are presently unknown (since confirmed as 500 pieces each model).

 
Photograph courtesy and copyright of Automodel

Photograph courtesy and copyright of Automodel
   
Automodel has released six champagne liveried ADL 'new generation' Enviro500s - they are :-

Fleet No. Reg. No. Route No. Destination Product code
 
ATENU819 TV3069 601 ? BMCU601
ATENU838 TV6931 X1 ? BMCUX1
ATENU845 TV6844 N216 Yau Tong BMCUN216
ATENU856 TW293 41A ? BMCU41A
ATENU914 TY995 81 ? BMCU81
ATENU945 UA1728 960 ? BMCU960

11th September 2018

I am now on holiday for just over a week so there will be no site updates during this time.
1st September 2018
 
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