Expected Releases
Listed below are announced forthcoming releases for the British market. If you know of any models that I have not listed please CLICK HERE and e-mail me.

 

If you wish to purchase any of the model listed on this page why not try one of the businesses listed on my "Stockists" page. When you contact them please remember to tell them you heard about them on this web site. CLICK HERE to view the Stockists page.

 

Click on the links below to be taken to the appropriate model manufacturer:

 

MANUFACTURER - CURRENT

Corgi Classics
Ltd

Corgi Classics
Mettoy

Corgi OOC Exclusive First
Editions (EFE)
Graham Farish
(Bachmann)
jotus.com (Resin) London Transport
Museum
Northcord Model Company Oxford Diecast Sunstar

MANUFACTURER - NO LONGER BELIEVED TRADING

Atlas Editions BT Models
(Formerly Base Toys)
ABC Models Britbus Collector's Model
(CsM)
Creative Master
Northcord
Gilbow
(Holdings) Ltd
Irbus Original Classics Peak Horse

 

ABC

 

Model

Expected date

No further models to be released, company ceased trading -

 

ATLAS EDITIONS 

On 14th may, I was advised that Atlas editions had ceased trading so there will NO further models from this company.

 

Model

Expected date

No further models to be released, company ceased trading -

 

BT MODELS

On 8th November 2017, I was advised that BT-Models have gone into Administration so there will be NO further models from this company. If I hear anymore I will report details on the News page

 

Model

Expected date

No further models to be released, company ceased trading. -

 

BRITBUS

 

Model

Expected date

Following BT-Models going into administration, it is suspected that this company has now ceased trading and that no further models will be issued. I will report any news on the News page if anything is heard. -

 

COLLECTORS MODEL (C'sM)

 

Model

Expected date

It is suspected that this company has now ceased trading and that no further models will be issued -

 

CORGI OOC

 

Model

Expected date

OM40821A
Bristol Lodekka
Wilts and Dorset 
Jun-18
OM40821B
Bristol Lodekka
Wilts and Dorset 
Jun-18
OM43917A
Guy Utility Bus
Burton Corporation 
Jun-18
OM43917B
Guy Utility Bus
Burton Corporation
Jun-18
OM46515A
Wright Eclipse Gemini 2
Brighton & Hove (Brighton Pride) 
May-18
OM46515B
Wright Eclipse Gemini 2
Brighton & Hove (Brighton Pride) 
May-18

  

CORGI CLASSICS LTD

 

Model

Expected date

CC25909 Routemaster RM8
London Transport (First in Operation)
CLICK HERE
It is believed that this model has been cancelled by Corgi

 

CORGI CLASSICS LTD - METTOY

 

Model

Expected date

No releases outstanding -

 

CREATIVE MASTER NORTHCORD

Please note: These models were announced under the Creative Master Northcord company which ceased trading sometime ago. It is not known if these models will now be released by the Northcord Model Company. To view expected releases from the Northcord Model Company CLICK HERE. If any of these models are announced as future releases by the Northcord Model Company these I will transfer their details to the Northcord Model Company expected listing.

Model

Expected date

UKBUS3033
Plaxton Dennis Dart MPD
Thamesdown Transport (102 KE53 VDY)
Not known if this model will be released

UKBUS3032
Plaxton Dennis Dart MPD
Stagecoach Ribble

Not known if this model will be released
UKBUS0035
Alexander ALX400/Dennis Trident
Ulsterbus (2309 - IEZ 4309)
Not known if this model will be released
UKBUS1051
Alexander ALX400/Dennis Trident
Stagecoach North East Coastliner 68
(18147 PX04 DOA)
Not known if this model will be released
UKBUS2018
Plaxton President/Dennis Trident
Edinburgh Tour (515 V515 ESC) CLICK HERE
Not known if this model will be released
UKBUS2019
Plaxton President/Dennis Trident
T
he Greenbus (101 PO51 WNF)
Not known if this model will be released

UKBUS4014
Alexander Royale/Volvo Olympian
First in Glasgow (30107 K174 EUX)

Not known if this model will be released

UKBUS5024
Mercedes-Benz/Citaro
Go-Northern (5281 NK07 KPR)

Not known if this model will be released
UKBUS5027
Mercedes-Benz/Citaro
Wilts & Dorset reds (157 HF55 JZE)
Not known if this model will be released
UKBUS5113
Mercedes-Benz/Citaro G
Bournemouth University (4001 BX02 YYZ)
Not known if this model will be released
UKBUS5114
Mercedes-Benz/Citaro G
Brighton & Hove (101 BX02 YZH)
Not known if this model will be released
UKBUS7014
Scania OmniCity
Newport Transport (43 YN54 AOC)
Not known if this model will be released
UKBUS8019
Alexander Dennis Enviro200Dart
Stagecoach in Manchester (36107  MX59 JCY)
Not known if this model will be released
UKBUS9006
Scania OmniCity Double-Decker
Transdev London  (SP164 YP59 OEZ)
Not known if this model will be released

UKBUS9007
Scania OmniCity Double-Decker
Brighton & Hove (725 YP09 HWM)

Not known if this model will be released
UKPLUS1005
Southampton bus stop set
Not known if this model will be released
UKVAN1007
Mercedes Van
Lucketts (BF59 NHL)
Not known if this model will be released

UKVAN1008
Mercedes Sprinter
Rygor Commercials (WU59 KXM)

Not known if this model will be released
UKBUS9009
Scania OmniCity
National Express West Midlands (blue, red and white livery) (4780 - BU08 EHZ)
Not known if this model will be released

 

EFE

 

Model

 

Expected date

 

34112
AEC RT
London Transport (Red) CLICK HERE
Not known
25006
Bristol RELL (flat front type A)
Devon General NBC (National Bus Company poppy red livery) CLICK HERE
Not known
16609
Leyland National, Mk1
Bexleybus
Commissioned model Invicta Model Rail
2018
Stock code not yet known
Leyland National
East London
Commissioned model TTC Diecast
2018


 

GILBOW (HOLDINGS) LTD

 

Model

 

Expected date

 

This company has now ceased trading -

 

GRAHAM FARISH - BACHMANN

 

Model

 

Expected date

 

No outstanding releases -

 

IRBUS

 

Model

 

Expected date

 

Following BT-Models going into administration, it is suspected that this company has now ceased trading and that no further models will be issued. I will report any news on the News page if anything is heard. -

 

JOTUS.COM (RESIN)

 

Model

 

Expected date

 

No outstanding releases -

 

LONDON TRANSPORT MUSEUM

 

Model

Expected date

No outstanding releases at this time

-

 

NORTHCORD MODEL COMPANY

These models are initially released in Hong Kong and are generally released in the UK 6-8 weeks later

Model

Expected date

UKBUS6504
Enviro400 MMC
Stagecoach in Oxfordshire CLICK HERE
February 2018
UKBUS6505
Enviro400 MMC
Reading Buses CLICK HERE
April 2018
UKBUS6506
Enviro400 MMC
First Bristol CLICK HERE
April 2018

 

OXFORD DIECAST

 

Model

Expected date

43WFA001
Weymann Fanfare
South Wales - Oxford Diecast 25 years special CLICK HERE
Not known
76SB002
Saro Bus
Maidstone & District  CLICK HERE
Not known
76PAN007
Plaxton Panorama
Ribble  CLICK HERE
Not known
76COM008CC
Commer Commando
Coca Cola  CLICK HERE
Q4/2018
76BI004
Beadle Integral
Southdown  CLICK HERE
Q3/2018
76DR005
Duple Roadmaster
Ribble  CLICK HERE
Q3/2018
76IR6004
Irizar i6
Galleon Travel  CLICK HERE
Q3/2018
76MW6004
Bristol MW6G
Tilling Transport  CLICK HERE
Q3/2018
76PAN008
Plaxton Panorama
A. Timpson & Sons Ltd  CLICK HERE
Q3/2018
76PD2006
Leyland PD2/12
Stratford Blue  CLICK HERE
Q3/2018
76SB003
Saro Bus
London Greenline  CLICK HERE
Q4/2018
76WFA007
Weymann Fanfare
North Western  CLICK HERE
Q3/2018
NFDE008
Ford 400E
Van Southdown
Q3/2018
NNR006
New Routemaster
LT50 General  CLICK HERE
Q3/2018
NSEA002
Burlingham Seagull
Stratford Blue CLICK HERE
Q3/2018
43JM024
Morris J2
Van Skyways  CLICK HERE
Q4/2018

 

ORIGINAL CLASSICS

 

Model

Expected date

Original Classics web site advises that they will not be releasing any further Bedford OB models. It is not known if this company is still trading, if I hear any news it will be reported on the News page. -

 

PEAK HORSE

 

Model

Expected date

It is suspected that this company has now ceased trading and that no further models will be issued  

 

SUNSTAR

 

Model

Expected date

H2941 Routemaster RM
Arriva London (Red)
Not known
H2942 Routemaster RM
Arriva (Gold)
Not known

 

This page last updated Tuesday, 03 July 2018

British Model Buses 2018