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Boris unveils London's new Routemaster bus

PUBLISHED: 19:00 17 May 2010 | UPDATED: 16:01 05 October 2010

The final futuristic design of London's new Routemaster-style buses has been unveiled. An open-platform, eye-catching swooping glass effect, and double staircases are key features of the design.

The final futuristic design of London's new Routemaster-style buses has been unveiled.

An open-platform, eye-catching 'swooping' glass effect, and double staircases are key features of the design.

The vehicles will have two staircases, three doors and run on the latest green technology.

Boris Johnson, Mayor of England, said: "I expect to eventually have hundreds of these on London's roads, and for cities around the globe to be beside themselves with envy.


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