London has been doing massive campaigns towards 2012 Olympics, and one of them will be the launch of newly designed buses. One of the most characteristic icons of London, if not England, must be the red double-decker buses.

The new buses combines the best of the new technologies and brings back one of the best known feature of double-decker buses. If you’ve seen the very old red buses, you’ll remember the back stairs that allows passengers to get off in the back. The new buses will have two stairs going up and will feature curves that no other buses so far have!

Fortunately, they have had the environment in mind as well. The bus models on the newest hybrid technology which will emit 40% less CO2.