Launceston Motor Show 2019

Forum rules
  • A topic icon must be used with the thread title of all threads.
  • No more than 10 photos per post with a maximum of 50 in any one page in a thread.
  • Maximum photo width 1000 pixels.
  • For full photo rules and how to attach photos see viewtopic.php?f=10&t=28459
  • Thank you :)
Post Reply
User avatar
Tas Bus Nut
Posts: 9532
Joined: Sun Oct 05, 2008 11:08 am
Favourite Vehicle: Mercedes Benz O303
Location: Hobart Tasmania

Launceston Motor Show 2019

Post by Tas Bus Nut »

The Tasmanian Bus & Coach Society attended the 2019 Launceston Motor Show, displaying (3) vehicles this year, including the first
showing of their latest acquisition, 1987 Mercedes Benz OH1316 / Ansair TAS (ex Crawn Motors / ex Metro 360). This year we were
joined by Calow Coaches with their latest purchase and (3) members from the Clipper Club of Australia. This provided a expansive
variety of vehicles ranging in age from 1947 > 1998. Below are some photos of a great day held at the Launceston Showgrounds. :mrgreen:
L>R: AF22 (1952) US Clipper (1947) AF122 (1957) B58 (1978) OH1316 (1987) K113 (1989) OC1421 (1998)
L>R: AF22 (1952) US Clipper (1947) AF122 (1957) B58 (1978) OH1316 (1987) K113 (1989) OC1421 (1998)
L>R: '52 OZ Clipper, '47 US Clipper, '57 OZ Clipper, '78 Volvo B58, '87 MB OH1316, '89 Scania K113, '98 MB OC1421
L>R: '52 OZ Clipper, '47 US Clipper, '57 OZ Clipper, '78 Volvo B58, '87 MB OH1316, '89 Scania K113, '98 MB OC1421
TASMANIAN BUS &amp; COACH SOCIETY's varied  'fleet' included the following vehicles from L &gt; R:<br />Tassie Bluebird Volvo B58 / PMC - Crawn's Mercedes Benz OH1316 / Ansair  - Penguins Pride Scania K113 / NCBC
TASMANIAN BUS & COACH SOCIETY's varied 'fleet' included the following vehicles from L > R:
Tassie Bluebird Volvo B58 / PMC - Crawn's Mercedes Benz OH1316 / Ansair - Penguins Pride Scania K113 / NCBC
FLXIBLE CLIPPERS GALORE and attracted quite a bit of interest (as always) From L&gt;R:<br />AF22 Ansair Flxible Clipper 'Green Coach Lines' - US import Flxible Clipper - AF122 Ansair Flxible Clipper 'Fiery Lady'
FLXIBLE CLIPPERS GALORE and attracted quite a bit of interest (as always) From L>R:
AF22 Ansair Flxible Clipper 'Green Coach Lines' - US import Flxible Clipper - AF122 Ansair Flxible Clipper 'Fiery Lady'
20190331_121951.jpg
20190331_111504.jpg
20190331_111533.jpg
20190331_131322.jpg
20190331_130847.jpg
Many thanks to the sponsors that assist the TBCS, including (but not limited) Hazell Bros and Spectrum Paints
Many thanks to the sponsors that assist the TBCS, including (but not limited) Hazell Bros and Spectrum Paints
[/i][/b]

Cordes Express
Posts: 887
Joined: Sun Mar 06, 2011 3:34 am
Favourite Vehicle: Volvo B10M
Location: Kerepehi New Zealand
Contact:

Re: Launceston Motor Show 2019

Post by Cordes Express »

How long have you guys had the Crawns Mercedes???

werkhorse
Posts: 46
Joined: Wed Sep 19, 2018 9:17 am
Location: Launceston, Tasmania

Re: Launceston Motor Show 2019

Post by werkhorse »

You'll have to remind me next year Neil... Would have loved to come along

User avatar
Tas Bus Nut
Posts: 9532
Joined: Sun Oct 05, 2008 11:08 am
Favourite Vehicle: Mercedes Benz O303
Location: Hobart Tasmania

Re: Launceston Motor Show 2019

Post by Tas Bus Nut »

Cordes Express wrote:How long have you guys had the Crawns Mercedes???
Hi Cordes Express :D Crawns donated the bus to the Society June 2018, however we only took delivery in January this year. This was it's first "official" outing with the Society. It has now been transferred to the south, had a clean-up and awaiting club registration. It will be displayed again this June long weekend.

User avatar
Tas Bus Nut
Posts: 9532
Joined: Sun Oct 05, 2008 11:08 am
Favourite Vehicle: Mercedes Benz O303
Location: Hobart Tasmania

Re: Launceston Motor Show 2019

Post by Tas Bus Nut »

werkhorse wrote:You'll have to remind me next year Neil... Would have loved to come along
Darren, it's normally on the week after the Devonport Motor Show, but YES, I shall remind you in 2020.

Post Reply

Return to “Photos - Hobart/Tas”