The new Routemaster replacement for London's Bendy Buses broke down on the M1 on Monday. Evidently nobody thought to fill it with diesel for its trip to the Millbrook Testing Ground. BBC News - New London Routemaster bus runs out of fuel on M1 Has the Tesla braking system really improved to the extent that it's more than 100% efficient? Right. So somebody did know that it would have to pull into a couple of lay-bys on the M1 during the journey. Erm... so the first one will be London Gateway (Scratchwood) Services, 5 miles from the depot... ...and the next will be at... Especially if they don't fill the fuel tank.