New Bus for London - vehicle weight

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-10-22
Session date: 
October 22, 2014
Reference: 
2014/3600
Question By: 
Stephen Knight
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Further to MQ2013/3518, can you confirm the unladen weight and maximum gross vehicle weight (GVW) of new Routemaster buses currently entering service?

Answer

Answer for New Bus for London - vehicle weight

Answer for New Bus for London - vehicle weight

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The unladen weight of New Routemasters entering service is 12.4 tonnes and the gross vehicle weight, as for all double-deck buses, is a maximum of 18.0 tonnes.