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23307 AEC RF METROBUS
This RF is one of the many which has been preserved by dedicated enthusiasts, however this trusty workhorse still earnt its keep, being used on specialist services by the Metrobus group. A pleasing anomaly in an otherwise modern fleet, MLL792, fleet number RF255, is on route 746 to Tunbridge Wells, displayed on route boards on its roof sides.
JANUARY 2001 RELEASE
20612 Plaxton Pointer Dennis Dart METROBUS
In the dark blue and yellow livery of Metrobus, this Pointer is sure to be popular with all collectors. Based around the South London area, this example displays the designated route livery of 358, in this case heading to Orpington. L720OMV, also displays the 'London Transport Service' sign in its front window.
JANUARY 1997 RELEASE
24903 Mercedes Beaver (MINIMETRO) METROBUS
Building the Metrobus operation the Minimetro service was introduced in the late 1980's to expand services in certain areas in Gravesend, Kent. Our model of feet number 12, registered F124TRU is operating route A to Valley Drive via the Town Centre.
FEBRUARY 2004 RELEASE
24905 Mercedes 709D Reeve Burgess METROBUS
JUNE 2014 RELEASE
29101 Daimler DMS 2 Door METROBUS
The Metrobus fleet includes an assortment of DMS types and as we grow our fleet we have featured one of the few that has two doors and a cutaway rear. In the Metrobus livery this is a unique model for your collection, registered KUC922P, works route 61 to Bromley North Station.
JULY 2004 RELEASE
29610 Leyland Olympian METROBUS
The Metrobus fleet seems to be a favourite with many London collectors and our model of fleet number 32, registered K816HMV working route 357 to Croydon.
APRIL 2006 RELEASE
E99105 DAIMLER DMS METROBUS
With its easily recognisable blue and yellow livery Metrobus Ltd of Kent was originally formed in 1983 to fill the void linking Croydon with Biggin Hill and Orpington following the previous operator's demise, starting with a few second hand vehicles and steadily building to a modern fleet. This 1:24th scale Daimler DMS registered KUC922P has all the working features of our previous releases such as steering and suspensions, opening entrance doors and exits, plus a choice of five changeable route blinds that this vehicle would have operated on. Route 61 to Bromley North Station, route 361 to Bromley North Station, route 261 to Lewisham Bus Station, route 356 to Biggin Hill and route 358 to Green Street Green.
OCTOBER 2007 RELEASE
36607 Dennis Dart SLF Plaxton Pointer 2 METROBUS
OCTOBER 2013 RELEASE