Twin Coach Model 40

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Twin Coach - Model 40
Twin Coach - Model 40
Years of manufacture Late 1920's-?
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Power/Fuel Gas


The Model 40 was a high-capacity heavy-duty transit bus built by Twin Coach. It had many new features for buses at the time such as entrance doors before the front tires and a rear engine. They were equipped with two Waukesha gasoline engines mounted on either side of the bus.

More than 1000 Model 40's were built and many lasted in service for 20 years.

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Preserved Coaches

Year Thumbnail Serial Original Owner Fleet Number Current Owner
1928 ? Warren-Bisbee Bus Line 8 Old Pueblo Trolley Museum
1932 ? Boston Elevated Railway 964 Seashore Trolley Museum
1934 ? Eastern Massachusetts Street Railway 523 Seashore Trolley Museum