Leyland Royal Tiger Worldmaster

Leyland Royal Tiger Worldmaster

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Leyland Royal Tiger Worldmaster, sometimes simply known as the Leyland Worldmaster, was a mid-underfloor-engined bus chassis built by Leyland between 1954 and 1979. Succeeding the Leyland Royal Tiger underfoor-engined heavyweight single-deck bus or coach chassis which sold more than 6,000 from 1950 to 1956 was a difficult call, but Leyland answered it with the Royal Tiger Worldmaster, it retained a substantial steel ladder-frame chassis to which operators could fit a coachbuilt body of their choice. A Leyland O680H horizontal engine (the smaller-volume O600H was optional but rarely chosen) was mounted at the middle of the chassis frame, driving back through a pneumocyclic semi-automatic gearbox to an overhead-worm rear axle, steering was via a worm and nut mechanism .show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 88 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 141g
  • DIC Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136524791
  • 9786136524795