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Volvo Buses

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Volvo Buses is a subsidiary and a business area of Volvo. It is the world's second largest bus manufacturer, with a complete range of heavy buses to meet demanding customer requirements for passenger transport solutions. The product range includes complete buses and coaches as well as chassis combined with a comprehensive range of services.

The bus operation has a global presence, with production in Europe, North/South America and Asia. One production facility was located in Irvine, Scotland (closed in 2000).

Contents

Products

Chassis

Historical

Current

Complete buses

  • 5000/7500 LF citybus (B10L/B7L chassis)
  • 7000/7700 LF citybus (B10L/B7L chassis)
  • 7350 coach (B7R chassis) - for Mexico
  • 7450 coach
  • 7550 coach
  • 8300 intercity (B9R chassis) - for Mexico
  • 8500 TX intercity (B12M chassis)
  • 8500LE citybus (B10BLE/B12BLE chassis)
  • 8700 TX intercity (B7R/B12B/B12M chassis)
  • 8700LE citybus (B7RLE/B12BLE chassis)
  • 9300 coach (B9R chassis) - for Mexico
  • 9700 TX intercity/coach (B12B/B12M chassis)
  • 9900 coach (Volvo/Drögmöller B12-600 chassis)

Related Ownership

A list of bus makers owned by Volvo:

Rivals

External link

  • Volvo Buses (http://www.volvobuses.com/) - Official site
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