Commercial Vehicles

Setra intercity S 417 UL coaches with Euro VI drive inducted into BBS fleet


Keeping up with its policy of having the latest bus technology BBS has inducted three new Setra S 417 UL intercity coaches within its fleet. The highlight of these coaches is that they are equipped with Euro VI engines – a drive technology which will not see light of day until 2014. These new buses will provide commuters with a comfortable ride that is environmentally compatible.

The three axel coaches have seating capacity for 61 people and have the six- cylinder OM 470 engines installed within them. These engines are designed as per MB blue efficiency Power series that possess drive technology which will account for an economic ride. This engine has a displacement of 10.7 L and an output of 360 hp.

BBS Brandner Bus Schwaben is a family operated bus service which caters to transportation needs of citizens in Thannhausen, Gunzburg and Krumbach. At present this bus service has over 110 buses within its fleet and with induction of the new Setra S 417 UL coaches it hopes to extend its range of services which include group travels and public transport.


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Nabanita Singha Roy

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