Mercedes-Benz presented the most spacious bus CapaCity L

December 23, 2014 at 23:25

Newest articulated bus Mercedes-Benz CapaCity L differs by recording passenger capacity and is equipped with a unique system of trailer stabilization.

Articulated low-floor of the bus Mercedes-Benz CapaCity L has a length of 21 meters, which is 3 meters higher than normal bus. This is the most spacious bus with three-beam star – its seating capacity of 191 people. Despite the maximum allowed under German law the length of the bus at 18.75 m for the model CapaCity L made an exception due to its maneuverability. And it achieved further pivot rear axle ASA (Additional Steering Axle). The machine is built on the base of the famous articulated bus Mercedes-Benz Citaro G. Because of the greater length and the total mass of passenger models increased to 32 tons.

Mercedes-Benz CapaCity L image

Mercedes-Benz CapaCity L pics

One of the distinguishing characteristics of long-length – record fuel consumption per passenger, which at full load is less than 0.5 liters per 100 kilometers. It is a big credit for this economical 10.7-liter turbodiesel Euro 6, with a capacity of 360 or 394 hp, works in tandem with an automatic transmission. The result is phenomenal ecology: the amount of carbon emissions per passenger is only 13.3 g / km.

Mercedes-Benz CapaCity L pics

Mercedes-Benz CapaCity L picture

In conclusion, we note one more know-how cars Mercedes-Benz CapaCity L – electro-trailer stabilization system ATC (Articulated Turntable Controller). It helps to avoid skidding on slippery road trailer and performs thus a function of exchange rate stability ESP. Thus, the ATC system raises the active safety of articulated buses to a new level.

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