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of the release of this model was announced on 10th December 2020 and it
went on general sale on 19th December 2020.
21st July 2020 Citybus 6427 was unveiled carrying a 'retro'
livery, courtesy of Automobile
Magazine of Hong Kong.
This livery was originally applied to Duple Metsec
bodied Dennis Trident 2100, as modeled by Corgi back in 1999.
of the standard 12.8 metre Enviro500s commenced in earnest in January
2016 and as at January 2020 almost tober 2018, one-hundred and sixty
such vehicles had
entered service (fleet nos. 6300-6459). 6427 was first
on 4th October 2017. Similar 12.8
metre vehicles, but
large luggage areas, are allocated the fleet numbers 6501-6588
(correct as at 17th December 2020).