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 92504 - Dennis Dragon/Duple Metsec
Kowloon Motor Bus
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The model - announced on this site on 16th July 2011, this model and 92503 were released on 23rd July. 

The bus -  Kowloon Motor Bus ordered 30 short wheelbase air-conditioned Dennis Dragons in 1993 and these were delivered between August and December that same year. These featured Duple Metsec's standard bodywork. Hong Kong legislation on vehicle axle weights made it necessary for these short buses to be fitted with a third axle. A further 115 examples (ADS31-ADS145) were delivered between February and July 1996. A further batch of 40 (ADS146-ADS185) were delivered between December 1996 and February 1997 and the final batch (ADS186 - ADS235) were delivered between January 1999 and July 1999.    

 
 Manufacturer of model  Cars Workshop
 Scale  1:76
 Prototype chassis  Dennis Dragon
 Prototype bodywork  Duple Metsec
 Prototype length  9.9 metre
 Fleet number  ADS54
 Registration number  GS8098
 Route number  46
 Destination  Lai Yiu
 Quantity  900
 Date released - Hong Kong only  23rd July 2011

 
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