Tata Luxury Bus, Starbus Ultra AC, Starbus Urban Articulated showcased – IAB Report
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Apart from a school bus and the Winger DICOR BS4, Tata Motors also showcased a luxury bus, a Starbus Ultra AC and an articulated version of the Starbus at the Bus and Special Vehicles Show 2015 in Greater Noida.
Tata Luxury Bus:
Commenting on the bus, Tata Motors says it is based on an ACGL (Automobile Corporation of Goa Limited) Body and designed with a new front fascia. It can be used for staff transport apart from contract tour and travel segments. Designed on the LPO 1512/55 chassis this bus offers pushback seats, AC and infotainment features “based on individual requirements”. The 37-seater is powered by a Cummins 5.9-liter BS-3 engine and features power steering.
Tata Starbus Ultra AC:
This particular Starbus is powered by the Tata Motors developed BS-4 3.0-liter CRDI engine with a VGT (Variable Geometric Turbo), and an electric EGR (Exhaust Gas Recirculation). Like the Luxury Bus, this too can be used for staff transport among other applications.
Tata Starbus Urban Articulated:
Powered by a Cummins ISBe six-cylinder 6.7-liter 280 hp diesel engine, the Articulated Starbus measures 17.95 m in length. It offers seating capacity for 43 and standing for 48. It also comes with a 7-speed transmission (6 forward and 1 rear retarder for efficient braking).
You can find a few more details in the press release below.
Tata Motors at the Bus and Special Vehicles Expo 2015 – Press Release
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