1962 AEC Routemaster "The Tartan Bus"
Sale price: £34,995.00 make an offer
Last update: 06.07.2014
Pending offersDate: 2014-09-02
francisco (from spain) offered 20000 eur
rafal (from wisbech) offered 23000 gbp
alison simpson (from United Kingdom) offered 27,500 gbp
Car location: Ayr, United KingdomSale type: Fixed price listing
Technical specifications, photos and description:
Well here it is. the Tartan Bus. Having done all the refurbishments and got it looking stunning. we realise that we are probably too busy to market it properly so have decided to offer it for sale.
The Tartan Bus is a 1962 AEC Routemaster with a more modern Scania engine fitted to it at its last full overhall before leaving service in London where it worked for 42 years. It is in fantastic condition mechanically and bodily and has benefitted from a full interior refit and retrim for exhibition/ corporate work it has been fully wood lined in the passenger compartment with new seating and flooring. It is fitted out with a media system including multiple screens (50") and sound.
The Tartan Bus runs like a sweetie and was driven over 400 miles recently without issue (albeit slowly!!) It has just had a full mechanical check over by a Routemaster mechanic and been given a full service at the same time.
The Tartan wrap is very striking yet somehow keeps the whole red bus theme going and looks traditional. We have manufactured an alloy shutter for locking the bus up as well as adding panels to allow for branding messages.
Comes complete with domain names www. tartanbus. com and www. tartanbus. co. uk
This is a one off opportunity. If you have any questions or want any more pictures or information. please ask!
No time-wasters please!
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Comments and questions to the seller:from alison simpson, dated 26 august 2015
I would very much like to buy this tartan bus, I live in Glasgow, my telephone number is 01355 229448, I am in London this weekend if the bus is situated anywhere near could view it this weekend, would like to get more information on it. please contact as soon as possible. regards Alison
from Liviu Buzetelu, dated 21 april 2015
I am interested in buying the Tartan bus we have promoted on this web page. We wish to use it for people transportation. For this kind of activity we need some special approvals from different institutions/authorities. In order to obtain all approvals from Romanian authorities for importing an old vehicle I need from you a few more information. Therefore, please be so kind and answer me to the following questions/requests:
1. please give full description of the vehicle - year of production, all data about engine, transmission, etc.
2. please give me the full analysis of exhaust gas (CO, CO2, etc.) according to the latest check
3. please give me a telephone number where I can contact you or somebody else for faster communication
4. please give me the selling price in GBP or EURO.
In case you need more details from my side you can contact me at email@example.com or at +40749187187. My name is Liviu.
Thank you very much for your answer.