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A bus is a road vehicle designed to carry many passengers. Buses can have a capacity as high as 300 passengers. The most common type of bus is the ...

Who invented the bus? | Reference.com


Blaise Pascal of France first proposed the idea of the bus in 1662. However, the first motorized bus was likely the one designed by Sir Goldsworthy Gurney of ...

When were buses invented? What were they used for? - Quora


Blaise Pascal launched a public bus service in Paris, which he called "carriages," in 1662. It ceased operation after 15 years and buses did not ...

When was the School Bus invented? – When was it invented?


Dec 10, 2011 ... In 1827, George Shillibeer introduced the first school bus for Quaker school at Abney Park in Stoke Newington in the North-East of United ...

Chinese elevated bus would carry 1,400 passengers above traffic ...


May 26, 2016 ... A Chinese proposal for a future bus will drive over multiple lanes of traffic, making it unaffected by traffic jams and freeing space on the road.

bus | vehicle | Britannica.com


Oct 27, 2011 ... Bus, any of a class of large, self-propelled, wheeled vehicles that are designed to carry passengers, generally on a fixed route. They were ...

March 18, 1662: The Bus Starts Here ... in Paris - Wired


Mar 18, 2008 ... 1662: Bus service starts in Paris, a brilliant idea that didn't catch on. Blaise Pascal -- mathematician, inventor, physicist, philosopher, author and ...

Jerry Bowers who invented hot rod school bus says people stop and ...


Oct 22, 2015 ... 'It causes quite a few traffic jams': Man who invented hot rod school bus says people stop and stare as he drives his bright yellow vehicle past.

When Bus Lanes Have Already Been Invented? - Streetsblog.net


A 'Straddling Bus' Traffic Solution in China - The New York Times


Aug 17, 2010 ... A Chinese company has developed a vehicle that can carry up to 1200 passengers, takes up no road space and is partially solar-powered.

The first public bus line, using horse drawn carriages, was launched in 1662 by Blaise Pascal in Paris.
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The first motorized bus, dating back to 1895, was a Benz ...


In order to make the concept of a motorized vehicle accessible to a wider public, Benz invented the bus. The first vehicle was delivered to the “Netphener ...

When was the first bus invented? – When was it invented?


Nov 26, 2011 ... Blaise Pascal launched the first public line bus in 1662 but the horse carried these type of buses. Sir Goldworthy Gurney designed the steam ...

History: Buses | MTD


The name was changed from Intermodal Transportation Center to something that reflected the history of transportation in the Champaign-Urbana area. Buses ...