NWFB - Single-deck Leyland Victory-2
New World First Bus (NWFB) terminated the passenger service of Leyland Victory-2s on 1 September 2000. The company is actively searching for the potential buyers of the withdrawn Victory-2s in the fleet. One of the buses, LV24, was converted into a single-deck bus for demonstration.
The upper deck, together with the staircase, were removed. The lower deck was then covered by a roof with peaked domes at both ends. Front destination display was removed, while the side and rear display were retained.
The removal of the staircase makes room for an extra 2-seater. The seating capacity is changed to 44, while a normal double-deck Victory-2 can offer 42 seats on the lower deck.
The phototgraphs show LV24 in the event of Bus Rally 2000 on 10 December, unless otherwise specified.
LV24 (CH 1603)
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The bus does not have a destination display on the front.
LV24 together with another Victory-2, the open-top tree-pruning bus (36) of Citybus.
Nearside of the bus: The side destination board is retained.
The original staircase panel is narrowed, since the staircase was removed.
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