Leyland Boxer buses

The Leyland Boxer is a derivative of the BMC FJ truck built at the Britsh Leyland Bathgate plant. The Boxer bus chassis was sold in New Zealand, Australia and Singapore only.

The two examples below are Boxer BX1200 with a front engine. The nominal 12tonnes GVW has been increased to 13.2tonnes. Wheelbase 5490mm 5814cc motor.

Doug Jack's "The Leyland Bus" mentions a rear engined version GX1600RE with a Perkins V8-540 engine and a GVW of 16 tonnes was available.

The buses on this site are actively tracked. The last registration record search was 1 February 2010

Atkinson & Dossett Ltd

Pleasant Point. Trade as Landmark Lines. Hawke Commander B40F body

Atkinson & Dossett 16

Photo Mike Butler 24 October 2006.

#Chassis Nbr/VINYearOriginal RegLater Owner#Later RegDate Comments
165224815/11/79JM9430 A J Matson, Temuka JM943029/4/09reg as truck. On hold 09


Bream Bay Buses Ltd

Ruakaka. Hawke Eurocoach C40F body

Leyland Boxer Movan

Photo Mike Butler 11 November 2006.

#Chassis Nbr/VINYearOriginal RegLater Owner#Later RegDate Comments
12515051JM97025/3/80 Newmans Coach Lines Ltd, Whangarei234JM970216/6/93.
Adams Bus Service, Whangarei?JM970212/2/92E R & E K Adams
Adams Travelines Ltd, Whangarei?JM97026/12/96 
Noreast Coachlines Ltd, Mangonui?JM97022/2/01 
Bowmans 2000 Ltd, Kaitaia?JM970222/12/04 
D J & T A Bowman, Takahue, Kaitaia?JM970220/1/05 
H D Simeon, Pamapuria, Kaitaia?JM970211/2/05Movan; Reg on hold 05

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Dorset Motors (Whangarei) Ltd

Ruakaka Demac B34+14F body
#Chassis Nbr/VINYearOriginal RegLater Owner#Later RegDate Comments
?51382317/07/79IM2045 A W Shield Ltd, Maungatapere1IM204514/5/81 
B B & I M Wilson, Maungatapere1?IM204523/4/91 
withdrawn from use  23/12/05 


Last updated 2 February 2010