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BC Transit 6575-6604 were GMDD T6H-5308N "New Look" buses built in 1976.

This order was placed by the Bureau of Transit Services for BC Hydro Transit, and were initially allocated to the Capital Region and Greater Vancouver systems. This order had "semi-suburban" specifications, with more comfortable individual padded seats intended for longer distance express runs, although they were still equipped with rear doors.

Ownership of BC Hydro Fleet to Urban Transit Authority in April 1980. renamed BC Transit in 1982.

Engine Transmission Seating Rear Door Destination Sign
Detroit Diesel
6V71N
Allison
VS2-6
46: American Seating
6461
Treadle Rollsign


Details

Fleet
Number
Renumbers Provincial
Number
Thumbnail Date Serial License Plate Paint Notes
832 973 6575 1976 C168  
  • Assigned to Victoria as 832.
  • Renumbered to 973 in 1981.
  • Named "Spirit of Gibraltar" for 1994 Commonwealth Games. [1]
  • Retired in 2001.
  • Scrapped in 2004.
833 974 6576   1976 C169  
  • Assigned to Victoria as 833.
  • Renumbered to 974 in 1981
  • Named "Spirit of Kenya" for 1994 Commonwealth Games. [2]
  • Retired in 2001.
  • Scrapped in 2004.
834 975 6577 1976 C170  
  • Assigned to Victoria as 834.
  • Renumbered to 975 in 1981.
  • Named "Spirit of Cayman Islands" for 1994 Commonwealth Games. [3]
  • Transferred to Kelowna in 2002.
  • Retired in 2003.
  • Scrapped in 2004.
4916 7945
9950
9971
6578   1976 C171  
4917 7946
9951
9972
6579   1976 C172  
4918 3908
7936
9996
6580 1976 C173  
  • Assigned to North Vancouver as 4918.
  • Transferred to Oakridge as 3908.
  • Transferred to Surrey as 7936 by 1982.
  • Renumbered to S9996 in 1996.
  • Retired in September 2000.
4919 3909
7937
9997
6581 1976 C174  
  • Assigned to North Vancouver as 4919.
  • Transferred to Oakridge as 3909.
  • Transferred to Surrey as 7937 by 1982.
  • Renumbered to S9997 in 1996.
  • Retired in September 2000.
4920 7935
9995
6582 1976 C175  
  • Assigned to North Vancouver as 4920.
  • Transferred to Surrey as 7935 by 1982.
  • Renumbered to S9995 in 1996.
  • Retired in September 2000.
7920 9980 6583 1976 C176  
  • Assigned to Surrey as 7920.
  • Renumbered to S9980 in 1996.
  • Retired in September 2000.
7921 9981 6584 1976 C177  
  • Assigned to Surrey as 7921.
  • Renumbered to S9981 in 1996.
  • Retired in September 2000.
7922 9982 6585 1976 C178  
  • Assigned to Surrey as 7922.
  • Renumbered to S9982 in 1996.
  • Retired in September 2000.
7923 9983 6586 1976 C179  
  • Assigned to Surrey as 7923.
  • Renumbered to S9983 in 1996.
  • Retired in September 2000.
7924 9984 6587 1976 C180  
  • Assigned to Surrey as 7924.
  • Renumbered to S9984 in 1996.
  • Retired in September 2000.
7925 9985 6588 1976 C181  
  • Assigned to Surrey as 7925.
  • Renumbered to S9985 in 1996.
  • Transferred to Port Coquitlam in 1998.
  • Retired in 2000.
7926 9986 6589 1976 C182  
  • Assigned to Surrey as 7926.
  • Renumbered to S9986 in 1996.
  • Transferred to Port Coquitlam in September 1998.
  • Retired in 1999.
7927 9987 6590 1976 C183  
  • Assigned to Surrey as 7927.
  • Renumbered to S9987 in 1996.
  • Transferred to Port Coquitlam in September 1998.
  • Transferred to Surrey in 1999.
  • Retired by 2000.
7928 9988 6591 1976 C184  
  • Assigned to Surrey as 7928.
  • Renumbered to S9988 in 1996.
  • Retired in September 2000.
7929 9989 6592 1976 C185  
  • Assigned to Surrey as 7929.
  • Renumbered to S9989 in 1996.
  • Retired in September 2000.
7930 9990 6593 1976 C186  
  • Assigned to Surrey as 7930.
  • Renumbered to S9990 in 1996.
  • Retired in September 2000.
7931 9991 6594 1976 C187  
  • Assigned to Surrey as 7931.
  • Renumbered to S9991 in 1996.
  • Retired in September 2000.
7932 9992 6595 1976 C188  
  • Assigned to Surrey as 7932.
  • Renumbered to S9992 in 1996.
  • Transferred to Port Coquitlam in 2000.
  • Sold to Burnaby Fire Department in 2001.
7933 9993 6596 1976 C189  
  • Assigned to Surrey as 7933.
  • Renumbered to S9993 in 1996.
  • Retired by 2000.
7934 9994 6597 1976 C190  
  • Assigned to Surrey as 7934.
  • Renumbered to S9994 in 1996.
  • Retired in September 2000.
3901 9973 6598 1976 C191  
  • Assigned to Oakridge as 3901 (2).
  • Renumbered to V9973 in 1996.
  • Transferred to North Vancouver in May 1997.
  • Transferred to Oakridge in October 1997.
  • Transferred to Surrey in December 1997.
  • Transferred to North Vancouver in April 1998.
  • Transferred to Port Coquitlam in October 1998.
  • Retired in September 2000.
3902 9974 6599 1976 C192  
  • Assigned to Oakridge as 3902 (2).
  • Renumbered to V9974 in 1996.
  • Transferred to Port Coquitlam in 1997.
  • Retired by 1998.
3903 9975 6600 1976 C193  
  • Assigned to Oakridge as 3903 (2).
  • Renumbered to V9975 in 1996.
  • Transferred to North Vancouver in May 1997.
  • Transferred to Oakridge in October 1997.
  • Retired by 1999.
3904 9976 6601 1976 C194  
3905 9977 6602 1976 C195  
3906 9978 6603 1976 C196  
  • Assigned to Oakridge as 3906 (2).
  • Renumbered to V9978 in 1996.
  • Transferred to North Vancouver in May 1997.
  • Transferred to Oakridge in October 1997.
  • Transferred to Surrey in April 1998.
  • Retired in September 2000.
3907 9979 6604 1976 C197  
  • Assigned to Oakridge as 3907 (2).
  • Renumbered to V9979 in 1996.
  • Transferred to North Vancouver in May 1997.
  • Transferred to Oakridge in December 1997.
  • Transferred to Surrey in October 1998.
  • Retired in September 2000.
  1. BC Transit Victoria fleet table showing names assigned to buses https://www.transitmuseumsociety.org/nextstop/Docs/Commonwealth%20Games%201994.pdf
  2. BC Transit Victoria fleet table showing names assigned to buses https://www.transitmuseumsociety.org/nextstop/Docs/Commonwealth%20Games%201994.pdf
  3. BC Transit Victoria fleet table showing names assigned to buses https://www.transitmuseumsociety.org/nextstop/Docs/Commonwealth%20Games%201994.pdf