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April 21, 2014, 02:31:00 PM Last Edit: April 11, 2021, 01:37:19 PM by Barry Drive
Since November 2010, ACT Bus has included a "Featured Bus" article on the front page as well as on ACT Bus Fleetwiki.

These are the Featured Bus articles –

November 2010: 808 Renault PR100.2 Mk1 {updated 2-1-21}
December 2010: 674 Renault PR100 {updated 2-1-21}

January 2011: 990 Renault PR100.3 {updated 11-4-21}
February 2011: 490 Scania K230UB CNG demonstrator {updated 2-1-21}
March 2011: 113 Renault PR100.3a {updated 2-1-21}
April 2011: 450 MAN SG192 {updated 2-1-21}
May 2011: 390 MAN A69 18.320 {updated 2-1-21}
June 2011: 733 Scania K113CRB evaluator {updated 11-4-21}
July 2011: 207 Volvo B58-50 {updated 2-1-21}
August 2011: 800 Mercedes O.405 evaluator {updated 2-1-21}
September 2011: 703 Renault PR180.2 {updated 2-1-21}
October 2011: 835 Renault PR100.2 Mk1 {updated 2-1-21}
November 2011: 262 Leyland National {updated 2-1-21}
December 2011: 464 Scania K320UB 6x2*4 {updated 2-1-21}

January 2012: 003 Mitsubishi Fuso Fighter FK417 (replica tram bus) {updated 2-1-21}
February 2012: 251 Volvo B58-56 (Coach) {updated 11-4-21}
March 2012: 310 Irisbus Agora Line {updated 2-1-21}
April 2012: 671 Scania BR112H evaluator {updated 2-1-21}
May 2012: 982 Renault PR100.2 Mk2 {updated 2-1-21}
June 2012: 240 Thornycroft Trident {updated 2-1-21}
July 2012: 156 AEC Swift {updated 11-4-21}
August 2012: 672 MAN SG192 {updated 2-1-21}
September 2012: 880 Renault PR100.2 Mk2 {updated 2-1-21}
October 2012: 506 Scania K360UA 6x2/2 {updated 2-1-21}
November 2012: 736 Mercedes O.405 evaluator {updated 2-1-21}
December 2012: 148 Dennis Dart SLF {updated 2-1-21}

January 2013: 673 MAN SG192 {updated 2-1-21}
February 2013: Volvo B58-56 class {updated 2-1-21}
March 2013: C.59351 AEC Regal III ("Matilda") {updated 2-1-21}
April 2013: Leyland Leopard class {updated 2-1-21}
May 2013: 734 MAN SL202 evaluator {updated 2-1-21}
June 2013: Hino RG197K class {updated 2-1-21}
July 2013: AEC Reliance - ComEng class {updated 11-4-21}
August 2013: 671 Leyland Lynx evaluator {updated 2-1-21}
September 2013: MAN SL200 class {updated 2-1-21}
October 2013: 617 Mercedes O.305G {updated 2-1-21}
November 2013: AEC Swift - Smithfield class {updated 11-4-21}
December 2013: AEC Renown

January 2014: 407 Toyota Coaster {updated 2-1-21}
February 2014: Irisbus Agora Line class  [article updated again 2 Jun 2018]
March 2014: 261 Leyland National {updated 2-1-21}
April 2014: 670 Mercedes O.305 {updated 2-1-21}
May 2014: 130 Renault PR100.3a {updated 2-1-21}
June 2014: Renault PR180.2 - Mk2 class {updated 2-1-21}
July/August 2014: 320 Scania L94UB CNG {updated 2-1-21}
September/October 2014: 410 MAN SL200 {updated 2-1-21}
November/December 2014: 870 Renault PR100.2 Mk2 {updated 2-1-21}

January/February 2015: 735 MAN SL202 NGV {updated 2-1-21}
March/April 2015: 853 Renault PR100.2 Mk1 [updated]
May/June 2015: 004 Hino AC140K {updated 2-1-21}
July/August 2015: 539 Scania K320UB 4x2 [article updated 2 Jun 2018]
September/October 2015: 226 Ford R192
November/December 2015: 374 MAN 18.310 CNG [article updated 18 Mar 2018]

January/February 2016: 732 Scania N113CRB {updated 2-1-21}
March/April 2016: 108 Renault PR100.3 [article updated 25 May 2020]
May/June 2016: MAN (full fleet summary) [updated]
July/August 2016: 490 Scania K280UB {updated 2-1-21}
September/October 2016: 675 Renault PR100.2 {updated 2-1-21}
November/December 2016: 203-037 MACK Ultraliner Tow truck {updated 2-1-21}

January/February 2017: 231 Bedford SB3
March/April 2017: Dennis Dart SLF class {updated 2-1-21}
May/June 2017: 992 Renault PR100.3
July/August 2017: 620 Scania K320UB 4x2
September/October 2017: 963 967 971 - Fossil Fuels Renault PR100.2 [article updated 25 May 2020]
November/December 2017: 621 Scania K360UA 6x2/2

January/February 2018: AEC Swift 121 class (Athol Hedges) {updated 11-4-21}
March/April 2018: 712 Volvo B5RLEH demonstrator {updated 18-7-20}
May/June 2018: 109 Bedford VAM5 school bus
July/August 2018: 491 MAN A69 18.320 {updated 2-1-21}
September/October 2018: 442 MAN SL200 {updated 2-1-21}
November/December 2018: 710 BYD K9RA Toro {updated 3-1-21}

January/February 2019: 100 AEC Reliance coach {updated 11-4-21}
March/April 2019: 622 Scania K320UB {updated 3-1-21}
May/June 2019: ZIO-999 / 202-165 Mercedes O.305 Mobile Library
July/August 2019: 400 MAN A69 18.320 {updated 3-1-21}
September 2019: 914 Renault PR100.2 Mk2 {Featured Article}
October/November 2019: History of Articulated Buses {Featured Article} {updated 3-1-21}
November/December 2019: REDEX and Red Rapid {Featured Article}

January/February 2020: Renault PR100.3 (and varients) {updated 11-4-21}
April/May 2020: Mercedes-Benz O.305 & O.305G {Featured Article}
June/July 2020: AEC (marque summary) {updated 11-4-21}
August/September 2020: 490 Yutong ZK6131HG1
December 2020: Establishment of a historic fleet {Featured Article}


To be included as a Featured Bus, there must be a photo that can be used for the article, plus sufficient information about the vehicle or class to provide 3 or 4 paragraphs.

Suggestions are welcomed and can be posted here or via Facebook. Newspaper articles (from Trove) and/or You Tube videos are also useful inclusions.

Possible upcoming articles include: 652, 682, 100/101