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Applications: Day-Charter, Luxury Touring Coach

There's nothing quite like the open road!

When it comes to taking in this vast landscape, the EXPLORER is the perfect way to do it.  With maximum passenger capacity, loads of storage for luggage and reclining passenger seats, this exceptionally spacious and comfortable coach is perfectly suited for day charters and luxury touring.  With a range of optional extras to choose from, the EXPLORER is the ultimate way to get out there and prepare you for an amazing adventure in comfort and style.

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  • ModelEXPLORER 12.5 / 13.7 / 14.5
  • LayoutMonocoque space frame chassis, rear mount engine, right hand drive
  • EngineCummins ISM11E5 440, 6 cylinders, 10.8 litres. 6 inline, 4 stroke, water cooling, direct injection, turbocharged with intercooler, diesel engine
  • Max Output440hp @1900rpm, 2080Nm @ 1200 - 1300rpm
  • EmissionADR 80/03, Euro 5
  • TransmissionAllison T450R 6 speed automatic with retarder
    Option: ZF AS Tronic 12 speed with retarder

  • AxlesFront: ZF RL85E, independent, stabilizer bar, axle/suspension design capacity 8,500kg
    Drive: ZF A132 low noise hypoid axle, Stabilizer bar Axle/Suspension design capacity 12,000 kg,
    Ratio: 4.27 ( Allison), 3.54 (ZF)
    Tag: ZF RL 85 beam axle, Axle/Suspension

  • SuspensionECAS air suspension with 2 + 4 + 2 air bellows, Front and rear sway bars, raise and kneel
  • BrakesWabco ABS, dual circuit air system, Knorr disc brakes Option Wabco EBS
  • Tyres and WheelsWheels Polished Aluminium wheels 8.25x22.5. Tyres 295/80R 22.5, Double Coin tubeless (7)
  • SteeringZF model 8098. Adjustable column for height & rake
  • Fuel Capacity800 litres/ Option 400L
  • Alternator28V 2 x 140Ah (standard)
  • Batteries12v 200ah x2
  • GVM24,500kg
  • Max Speed100km (limited)
  • Dimensions12500/13700/ 14500 x 2500 x 3820/3970 (Hi Deck)
  • Body and FrameFibreglass front and rear header panels, one piece fibreglass roof, Zincaneal stretch panels (Option Fibreglass), aluminium lower skirt panelling, Australian standard Supagal steel frame.
  • Seating45 - 65 Passengers seats, 3-point safety belt seats complying with ADR 68, Grammer air ride drivers seat with automatic reset, 3-point safety belt
    Options: reclining back, folding passenger armrests, folding passenger foot rests, leather trim, map pockets, headrest covers, canvas seat covers, guide seat

  • Air ConditioningTracs AC353III heat/cool with Bitzer or Bock compressor
    Options: Carrier O5G
    Thermo King LRT-1004 heat/cool with X430 Compressor
    CoachAir SRL-XT heat/cool with Bitzer or Bock Compressor

  • Luggage Compartments6 (12.5) or 8(13.7/14.5) door underfloor luggage bins 9.3-14.4 m3, internal luggage racks
  • FeaturesDark tint saloon glass, LED passenger reading lamps, quick release gas struts lift up wheel arches, Electric drivers sun blinds to front and manual side window, remote control electric mirrors, remote controlled pneumatic entry door, cruise control, radio & PA, 2 x 19” widescreen TV’s and DVD entertainment system, reversing camera integrated into dash area
  • OptionsVDO Tachograph, interior surveillance system, toilet & hand drier, curtains, carpet to saloon floor, sliding or hopper windows, underfloor wheelchair loader, school bus flashing lights & signage to suit all states, aluminium bull bar, fold down windscreen protector, mine site specifications, painting in fleet colours, centre door