B9R Volvo Bus UK

Volvo B9R

Short facts

Total weight:
18 tonnes


380hp = 286Kw/1740Nm

A winning combination

Powerful and Green

The chassis frame consists of 18GRA high strength steel in a ladder construction, not only offering excellent rigidity and stability with low weight, but also promoting long service life.

The engine in the Volvo B9R, the Volvo D9B, is one of the most modern diesel units on the market, including features such as electronically controlled unit injectors, rear-mounted timing mechanism and an overhead camshaft, with the 380hp providing plenty of power.

Coupled to this the I-Shift, Volvo's renowned fully automated manual gearbox with economical features through precise gear changing, and you have a highly appealing, fuel efficient driveline combination ideal for application across a wide range of operations.

High Reliability with Modern Electronics

Displayed in the driver's instrument panel, Volvo's BEA2 electrics system allows continuous communication between the vehicle's electronically controlled components and warning systems. The system also assists workshops in fault identification and performance monitoring, to maximize vehicle uptime.