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    • December 30, 2020 11:43 PM EST
      • Smoggy L.A., Left Coast
         
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      1933 Pickwick Nite Coach, built for long distance overnight routes, this one ended up in Mexico and was used as a railbus.

       

      https://www.curbsideclassic.com/bus-stop-classic/bus-stop-classics-1928-1933-pickwick-nite-coach-whats-old-is-new-again/

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    • December 31, 2020 1:32 PM EST
      • Fort Myers Beach & Annapolis, Florida & Maryland
         
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      Vic Smith said:

      1933 Pickwick Nite Coach, built for long distance overnight routes, this one ended up in Mexico and was used as a railbus.

      https://www.curbsideclassic.com/bus-stop-classic/bus-stop-classics-1928-1933-pickwick-nite-coach-whats-old-is-new-again/

      Amazong article - thanks Vic.

       

      If anyone can point me to a model of this Pickwick Day Coach, I'll be happy to motorize it!

       

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    • January 6, 2021 2:26 AM EST

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      Thanks for the link, Vic! Great article, very interesting! I had never heard of "sleeper service" on a bus before. And I was surprised to see that the company was headquartered in San Diego. 

    • January 8, 2021 6:57 PM EST
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      Ken Brunt said:

      Looks like something out of "Mad Max".................

      Darn, beat me to it.  ;)

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    • January 8, 2021 7:02 PM EST
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      Ken Brunt said:

      Looks like something out of "Mad Max".................

       

       

       

      Never heard of the guy

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