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KSRTC Multi Axle Volvo 9400 (Club Class) at Koramangala

KSRTC Multi Axle Volvo 9400

KSRTC’s (Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation) Volvo 9400 Multi-Axle Semi Sleeper bus on its way from Bangalore to Chennai via Hosur, Krishnagiri and Vellore stuck in traffic at Madiwala Check Post signal. The buses are branded “Airavat Club Class” and with the tagline “Sleep like a baby” (aaramamaagi maguvinandha nidrisi), both written in Kannada on the sides of the bus. ...

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BMTC Green Volvo 8400 Vayu Vajra Bus Airport service running as BIA6

BMTC Volvo 8400 as BIAS6 in Full Length!

A brand new Volvo 8400, quite dirty, running as the green BIA-6 Airport Volvo service of BMTC, seen near Manipal junction on Old Airport Road, Bangalore. The bus was capured in full length with a corn seller in the foreground. The airport servive is known s Vayu Vajra, connecting various parts of the city with the Airport. BIA-6 runs from ITPL ...

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BMTC Volvo in Blue Livery Running 500D

BMTC Volvo 500D in Blue!

A BMTC Volvo in the rare blue livery at Marathahalli, Bangalore. These, along with the similarly designed Orange ones are not very much seen, though Orange ones are more than blue. These buses were originally intended to be a HO-HO (Hop on Hop off) service along two routes in the Bangalore central business district (CBD). But the scheme failed spectacularly, ...

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BMTC Volvo 8400 running on the 500D route

BMTC Volvo 8400 Running #500D

One of BMTC’s bright red Volvo 8400s stands at the Manyata Embassy Business Park stop on its route from Hebbal to Silk Board in Bangalore on the Outer Ring Road route 500D, also called the “IT Corridor Route” because of the concentration of IT companies on this route. The 500A and 500C are two other major routes that share space with ...

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A long journey... Kallada Volvo at Kallambalam

And the Journey Continues…

Just like the show has to go on, the long journey has to go on as well, no matter what happens. A Kallada Volvo B7R goes on its long journey from Thiruvananthapuram to Bangalore seen in this 2007 photo taken at Kallambalam near Attingal, Trivandum district, Kerala. Note the flaming, contrasting livery of the bus. Awesome. Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest ...

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BMTC Volvo 7400XL Multi Axle Citybus Bangalore

BMTC Volvo 7400XL Multi-Axle at Night!

The Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation’s (BMTC) flagship, the Volvo 7400XL Multi-Axle city bus on duty as the KBS (Majestic) – Kadugodi – KBS (Majestic) route no 335E, seen at night. The Volvo 7400XL is the latest, most high-profile yet and prized possession of the BMTC, which is light years ahead of others when it comes to (city) transport organizations in ...

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