Routemaster D9 Lodekka

August 20, 2022

Bristol-ECW Lodekka

The last of our trio is the Bristol-ECW Lodekka. I say Bristol-ECW because, like the Routemaster, this model required the body to carry quite a share […]
September 29, 2022

AEC-PRV Routemaster

Looking at the three third generation designs, let’s begin with the AEC-PRV Routemaster – surely Britain’s, if not the world’s, most famous bus. The heart of […]
September 30, 2022

Technology

By technology I mean anything to do with the engineering aspects of a new bus, including how it would be manufactured. Thus, our candidates are of […]
September 30, 2022

Legacy

Let’s be honest. These three buses were the swansong of the front-engined half-cab double-decker in Britain. The Lodekka might have spawned imitators, but if any of […]