Badgerline Model Fleet Focus
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First Bath Volvo Wright orange bendibus
OM41308 First Bath Volvo Wright orange bendibus.
First Somerset & Avon 10180 (WX55HWF) on route 48 to the University with Orangebus branding.
Photo courtesy of Model Bus Zone
Released December 2006.
First Badgerline Volvo Olympian Northern Counties
43608 First Badgerline Volvo Olympian Northern Counties
9691 (S691AAE) on route X1 to Weston-Super-Mare Limited Stop.
Photo courtesy of Model Bus Zone
Released March 1999.
First Badgerline National Trust Optare Solo
43608 First BADGERLINE National Trust Optare Solo
Dyrham Park Shuttle Bus 53000 (V980XUB) on the National Trust X56 service to Bath Bus Station.
Photo courtesy of Model Bus Zone
Released May 2000.
EFE
20401 Badgerline Bristol VRTSL3 ECW
20401 BADGERLINE Bristol VRTSL3 ECW
On route 332 to Bristol, BH5531 (EWS739W), carries the company's badger character on a band down its sides.
MARCH 1996 RELEASE
24803 Mercedes 709 Minibus
24803 BADGERLINE Mercedes 709 Minibus
Complementing earlier Badgerline models, this Minibus displays the Badger logo on its sides with the addition of parent group Firstbus' logos in the windows. 3904 (L904VHT), is on route 2 to Ensleigh and carries an advert for Churchill Insurance on its rear.
SEPTEMBER 1998 RELEASE
20602 Plaxton Pointer
20602 BADGERLINE Dennis Dart Plaxton Pointer
With the badger displayed in a slightly more prominent position, the Plaxton Pointer with Dennis Dart chassis again carries the green and yellow colours in a popular striped pattern adopted by many deregulation fleets. 240 (N240KAE), is also on route 332 but this time to Longwell Green.
MAY 1996 RELEASE
25201 Bristol RELL
25201 BADGERLINE Bristol RELL ECW
Released as a special model for Showbus 1998, this Bristol RELL is again decorated in the green and yellow striped livery of the Badgerline fleet. WS1182 (YHU502J) is on route 126 to Weston Super Mare.
SEPTEMBER 1998 RELEASE
29701 Leyland Olympian Type C BADGERLINE
29701 Leyland Olympian Roe BADGERLINE.
8814 (A814THW) is working route X29 to Bristol.
MARCH 2004 RELEASE
29403 Bristol RELH Coach BADGERLINE.
29403 Bristol RELH Coach BADGERLINE.
This livery looks very attractive on the Bristol RELH dual purpose coach. WS2071 (GHY133K) operates route 173 to Wells.
JANUARY 2005 RELEASE
Badgerline Bristol RELH6L ECW DP
29413 BADGERLINE Bristol RELH Dual Purpose Coach.
MAY 2013 RELEASE
29803 WRIGHT DENNIS LANCE Badgerline
29803 WRIGHT DENNIS LANCE BADGERLINE.
A very interesting vehicle to get the attractive Badgerline treatment is this modern Wright bodied Dennis Lance. 141 (M141FAE) is working route 5 via Twerton to the Bus Station.
FEBRUARY 2005 RELEASE
29806 WRIGHT DENNIS LANCE Badgerline
29806 WRIGHT DENNIS LANCE BADGERLINE.
Dennis Lance Wright 142 (M142FAE).
JUNE 2014 RELEASE
27615 Wright Volvo Renown FIRST BADGERLINE
27615 Wright Volvo Renown FIRST BADGERLINE.
The great interest in the Badgerline fleet takes on a new and modern look with the First corporate livery. 1916 (R916BOU) this Volvo B10B with Wright Renown body works route 377 to Yeovil.
JANUARY 2006 RELEASE
29010 GM Standard Fleetline BADGERLINE.
29010 GM Standard Fleetline BADGERLINE.
The GM Standard Fleetline was one of a number of vehicles used by Badgerline in the Bournemouth area during the 1980’s post De Regulation era. This colourful liveried bus, 72 (BNE737N) works route 1 to Bournemouth.
NOVEMBER 2008 RELEASE
Badgerline Dennis Dart SLF Plaxton Pointer
35804 BADGERLINE Dennis Dart SLF.
AUGUST 2013 RELEASE