A large option for NABI 40-LFW models was not exercised in favour of the Gillig BRT. One was delivered in 2012 and 44 followed the year after. This is 1308 seen in downtown Santa Monica in October 2013.
The same bus is seen again in May the following year passing a Star Line trolley.
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Gillig 1310 is seen heading for downtown LA the previous day.
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Santa Monica route 3 travels along Lincoln Boulevard linking Santa Monica with LAX and the Green Line light rail. Gillig 1327 is seen on the route in October 2013 complete with a bicycle.
Crossing Third Street, Santa Monica on Broadway is Gillig BRT 1334 in October 2013.