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11001 - Albion Viking EVK41XL/Metal Sections
Kowloon Motor Bus
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Photograph courtesy of Concorde Hobby Shop
      
The model following the first release by D-Toys of this casting in February 2016, two further versions were released in early July 2016, and two more in late July - this being one of the latter.

The busKowloon Motor Bus took delivery of 50 Leyland 'Albion' Viking EVK41XL between October 1970 and August 1971. They were the first KMB single deck buses to be fitted with folding doors. In 1973/4 they were allocated fleet numbers L220-L269. 

The above information has been extracted from Mike Davis' excellent reference book
Hong Kong Buses Volume Two - Kowloon Motor Bus

 Manufacturer of model  D-Toys
 Scale  1:76
 Prototype chassis  Albion Viking EVK41XL
 Prototype bodywork  Metal Sections
 Prototype length  10.2 metres
 Fleet number  L246
 Registration number  AR7727
 Route number  73K
 Destination  Man Kam To
 Quantity   280
 Date released - Hong Kong  26th July 2016

 
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Photograph courtesy of Concorde Hobby Shop


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