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BLV61009B - Volvo Olympian/Alexander
Kowloon Motor Bus
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The modelNews of the release of this model was announced back in November 2012. Two versions were eventually released on 15th September 2013. 

The bus - The arrival in May/June 1995 of this final batch of 30 buses completed the order for 500 Leyland Olympians, however, by the time they arrived, they were in fact Volvo Olympians. They are the last non air-conditioned buses to be delivered to KMB. 

 
 Manufacturer of model  Buses Model Co.
 Scale  1:76
 Prototype chassis  Volvo Olympian
 Prototype bodywork  Alexander
 Prototype length  11 metre
 Fleet number  S32V26
 Registration number  GL 258
 Route number  16
 Destination  Mong Kok (Park Avenue)
 Quantity  500
 Date released - Hong Kong  15th September 2013

 
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The actual bus is pictured here on 29th November 2011, looking rather forlorn
 
 

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This page last updated Saturday, 28th September 2013
 
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