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38802 - Albion Victor VT17AL/BACo
Kowloon Motor Bus
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The model - late January 2014 saw a surprise announcement that two Albion Victors from a new manufacturer, A & K Model, were to be released on 30th. the first (38801) features L17 and represents the bus in 1974 whilst this version featues L51 in 1976.    

The busin March 1960, Kowloon Motor Bus took delivery of an Albion Victor VT17AL demonstrator and a subsequent order for 100 further vehicles was placed. All carried British Aluminium Company bodies, produced in England and shipped to Hong Kong ckd (completely knocked down) for assembling by KMB. L51 was first registered on 19th June 1961 and was withdrawn on 16th July 1987.

 
 Manufacturer of model  A & K Model
 Scale  1:76
 Prototype chassis  Albion Victor VT17AL
 Prototype bodywork  BACo
 Prototype length  9.1 metres
 Fleet number  L51
 Registration number  HK4552
 Route number  35A
 Destination  Shek Yam
 Quantity   200
 Date released - Hong Kong 30th January 2014

 
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