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An Orange Livery BMTC Volvo 8400 City Bus in Bangalore

Orange “Circle” Liveried Volvo City Bus in Bangalore

A Volvo 8400 City Bus built on a B7RLE chassis at Manyata Tech Park, Nagawara in Bangalore, India. The bus belongs to the Bangalore Metropolitan Transportation Corporation (BMTC). This orange livery is a rarity with only four buses sporting it, the remaining having the standard red. This bus was intended for a “Hop-on-Hop-off” circular service through the central business district, a ...

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Kerala KSRTC Low Floor AC Volvo bus JNK 27

Kerala KSRTC “Low Floor” Volvo at Muvattupuzha

Kerala State Road Transport Corporation’s (KSRTC) Volvo B7RLE City bus JNK 37 stationed at Muvattupuzha KSRTC bus station on a very hot and sunny afternoon. JNK 37 would service route number 650 to Ernakulam from Muvattupuzha via Kolenchery. Volvo AC buses of the KSRTC are orange in color as opposed to red of the Bangalore ones. They are called “Low Floor ...

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City Volvo (Low Floor AC) Kerala KSRTC Ernakulam

JNK 38 Kerala KSRTC Ernakulam City Volvo 8400

JNK 38 City Volvo bus of the Kerala State Transport Corporation (KSRTC) seen at South (Jos) Junction on a sweaty evening. These bright orange buses were procured by the JNNURM scheme and are run by KSRTC. The bus belings to the Ernakulam City depot. The Volvo 8400 bus is built on a B7RLE chassis and is the same model seen in all ...

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Two BMTC Volvo 335E City Bus Services

335E vs 335E from a 335E on Old Airport Road

Two BMTC Volvo 8400 335E city services on the Bangalore Old Airport Road HAL Main Gate signal junction. The bus on the left was stopped while the other one was running. Managed to capture the scene while they were exactly abreast of each other from another 335E which was stuck in traffic on the opposite side. Volvo route 335E runs ...

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The red Interiors of a brand new BMTC Volvo bus!

Interiors of a Brand New BMTC Volvo!

The interiors of a brand new Volvo 8400 (B7RLE) of the BMTC. These buses have got a beautiful and appetizing red theme for their interiors with deep red seat cover fabric sporting yellow and blue designs on them nicely complementing the yellow grabrails. The bus shown here is a 317A which runs from Majestic (KBS) to Hoskote via Brigade/MG Road, ...

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Empty Roads and a 500D BMTC Volvo 8400

Candid picture of a A 500D Silk Board – Hebbal BMTC Volvo 8400 City bus resting under a small tree along empty roads waiting for passengers at the Marathahalli bus stop opposite Kalamandir, also known as “Marathahlli Bridge”, one out of the seven Marathahalli Bridge bus stops! The road was astoundingly free as the clear tarmac shows on that day, ...

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