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This web site lists all Bristol SU's that were built by Bristol Commercial Vehicles Limited and Eastern Coach Works of Lowestoft.
|Bristol Vintage Bus Group|
Group of bus preservationists based in Brislington, Bristol, with a collection of buses and coaches most of which were manufactured by Bristol Commercial Vehicles Ltd.
Everything to do with Public Transport is right here ! UK website.
Manufacturer of a (made to order) range of card models that can be built using a sharp knife, steel rule, and glue.
The Kingsway range of card kits provides a way of displaying scale model vehicles in an appropriate diorama.
Many great Bus Garage and High Street Kits!
|London Bus Routes|
Provides comprehensive information on bus routes in the greater London area, principally that network operated under contract to London Bus Services Limited (LBSL).
"Orpington's Little Buses" Minibus network set up in 1986 by London Buses.
|Swift TV - Bus & Coach.|
A collection of over 1,000 of photographs of buses in the South West of England by Mike and Helen Pursey.
Timebus Travel - Classic Red London Bus Hire in the London area
ADL - Alexander Dennis is a UK based manufacturer of buses, formerly known as TransBus International. It is the result of a merger between Walter Alexander Coachbuilders, Dennis Chassis andPlaxton,.
Ashok Leyland is an Indian manufacturer of commercial vehicles like buses ad trucks. It was founded in 1948 as Ashok Motors though its name changed in 1955 due to a co-operation with Leyland.
Ayats, or better Carrocerías Ayats SA, is a Spanish manufacturer of coaches. Ayats prodcues a range of coach bodies on a variety of chassis as well as a range of their own fully built integral coache...
Chevrolet is an American manufacturer, a subsidiary of General Motors. It produces cars, SUV's and trucks and these are marketed / sold throughout the world. Note that in some parts of the world (like...
GM Daewoo Auto & Technology is a branch of the South Korean conglomerate Daewoo, producing cars, commercial vehicles, trucks and buses. Recently, in 2004, GM Daewoo was sold to Tata and is now known a...
DAF Trucks NV (DAF stands for Van Doorne Automobiel Fabriek) is a Dutch truck manufacturing company.
It was originally founded in 1928 and since 1996 it is a division of PACCAR. It has its headquarte...
Dennis Specialist Vehicles is a major British manufacturer of specialised commercial vehicles and is based in Guildford, England. Dennis is however most famous for its fire engines, although its other...
Eicher Motor is a manufacturer of commercial vehicles in India. It was founded in 1948 and has its headquarters in New Delhi, India.
Ford Motor Company is one of the world largest automobile manufacturers. Ford produces / has produced cars, trucks, buses, tractors and so on and operates on a true global scale. Ford was founded in 1...
Higer Bus Company Limited is a Chinese bus manufacturer. Higer was founded as recently as 1998, now employing of 4,500 and has its headquarters in Suzhou, China.
Hino Motors, Ltd. is a manufacturer of trucks, buses, and other vehicles. Hino was founded in 1942 and has its headquarters in Tokyo, Japan. Since 1967 Hino is part of the Toyota group. Hino trucks ar...
Hyundai Motor Company (part of Hyundai Kia Automotive Group) is a large automobile company manufacturing cars, SUVs, vans and commercial vehicles. It was founded in 1967 and has its headquarters in Se...
Irisbus is manufacturer of bus and was the result of a merger of the bus and coach divisions of Fiat, Iveco and Renault. It was founded in 1999 and has its headquarters in Lyon, France. Since 2001 Iri...
Isuzu Motors Ltd. is a Japanese car, van and truck manufacturer (Isuzu is one of the world's largest manufacturer of medium to heavy trucks). Isuzu was founded in 1937 and has its headquarters in Toky...
Iveco (Industrial Vehicle Corporation) is an Italian manufacturer of commercial vehicles, trucks and buses and is a subsidiary of the Fiat Group. It was founded in 1975 and has its headquarters in Tur...
M.A.N. (Maschinenfabrik Augsburg Nürnberg AG) is a large German manufacturer of trucks, buses and military vehicles. It was founded in 1897 and MAN has its headquarters in Munich, Germany.
Mazda Motor Corporation is a manufacturer of cars, pick-ups and mini-vans. Mazda was founded in 1920 and has its headquarters in Hiroshima, Japan.
Best chance for a Mazda on the Bus and Coach site is...
Motor Coach Industries International Inc. is a manufacturer of buses. It was founded in 1932 and has its headquarters in Schaumburg, Illinois (USA).
Mercedes-Benz is a very popular German manufacturer of cars, vans, trucks and buses. It was founded in 1881, is currently owned by Daimler AG and has its headquarters in Stuttgart, Germany.
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation is a large Japanese manufacturer of cars, SUVs and commercial vehicles. Mitsubishi Motors was formed in 1970 (with its full history dating back as far as 1917) and it has...
Navistar International Corporation is a manufacturer of commercial trucks, chassis and (school) buses. International was founded in 1902 and has its headquarters in Warrenville, Illinois USA.
NEOPLAN Bus GmbH is a German manufacturer of buses, trolleys and coaches. It was founded in 1935 and has its headquarters in Stuttgart, Germany. Currently it is a subsidiary of MAN AG.
Nissan Motor Company Ltd is a Japanese manufacturer of cars, SUVs and vans. It was founded in 1932 and has its headquarters in Tokyo, Japan.
All Nissan mini-buses on this page!
Nova Bus is a Canadian bus manufacturer. It was founded in 1993 and has its headquarters in Saint-Eustache, Quebec, Canada. Currently Nova Bus is a subsidiary of Volvo Buses.
Optare Plc is a British mini-bus, bus and coach manufacturer. It was founded in 1985 (out of parts of British Leyland) and has it headquarters in Leeds, England.
Being one of the major automotive manufacturers in Turkey, Otokar has been providing solutions to its customers both in commercial and military range since 1963.
Plaxton Limited is a manufacturer of bus and coach bodies. It was founded in 1907 and has it headquarters in Scarborough, England. Since 2007 Plaxton is owned by Alexander Dennis.
Renault S.A. is a French manufacturer of trucks, cars, vans and buses. Renault was founded in 1899 and has its headquarters in Boulogne-Billancourt, France. Besides manufacturing vehicles under the Re...
Scania AB is a Swedish manufacturer of Trucks and Buses both for civil and military purposes. Scania was founded in 1891 an has its headquarters in Södertälje, Sweden. Scania employs over 35,000 peo...
Setra is a German manufacturer of buses and coaches. It was founded in the early 1950s (I think) and currently (2009) is a subsidiary of Daimler AG.
Sfakianakis is a Greek manufacturer of buses, coaches and commercial vehicles.
Solaris Bus & Coach S.A. is a Polish manufacturer of buses, coaches and trolleys. It was founded in 1994 and has its headquarters in Bolechowo and Środa Wielkopolska, Poland.
Tata Motors Limited is India's largest automobile company and a big time manufacturer of commercial and utility vehicles like trucks and buses.
Temsa Global is a manufacturer of buses, coaches and trucks. The company was founded in 1968 and has its headquarters in Adana, Turkey. It is part of the Sabanci Group, a Turkish conglomerate.
Thomas Built Buses, Inc. is an American manufacturer of buses, known for its school buses and transit buses. It was founded in 1972 and has its headquarters in High Point, North Carolina, United State...
Toyota Motor Corporation is the largest automobile manufacturer in the world. Toyota produces cars, SUVs, pick-ups and vans. It also owns the brands Lexus and Scion and owns parts of Daihatsu, Isuzu a...
Van Hool NV is a Belgian manufacturer of buses, coaches, and trolleys. It was founded in 1947 and has its headquarters in Koningshooikt, Belgium.
Berkhof is a Dutch bus and coach builder. It was founded in 1970 and has its headquarters in Valkenswaard, the Netherlands. In 1994 the company acquired Jonckheere nearly doubling the size of the comp...
Bova is a manufacturer of luxury coaches. It was founded in 1931 and had its headquarters in Eindhoven. Ownership changed in 2003 to VDL Groep, hence VDL Bova.
Jonckheere is a manufacturer of coaches and buses. It was founded in 1881 and has its headquarters in Roeselare, Belgium. It is known as VDL Jonckheere after the take-overs by first Berkhof and then V...
Volkswagen (Volkswagen Passenger Cars and Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles) is a large German automobile manufacturer. It has cars, SUVs and vans in its assortment. Besides its own brand it owns / produ...
Volvo is a Swedish manufacturer of cars, trucks and buses. Volvo was founded in 1927 and has its headquarters in Gothenburg, Sweden. Currently it is owned by Ford Motor Company.
Wrightbus is a Irish coachbuilder, known for its low-floor buses. It was founded in 1946 and has its headquarters in Ballymena, Northern Ireland.
Zhengzhou Yutong Group Co., Ltd. is a large business group that, amongst other ventures, manufactures buses (Zhengzhou Yutong Bus Co., Ltd). It has its headquarters in Zhengzhou, Henan province, China...
We love the varied buses and coaches in the South West of England, but top of our poll goes to Stagecoach Devon, for their hospitality in allowing us to take images on their premises, unfortunately mo...