Volvo Buses


Volvo 9700 Specifications 

Dimensions and weights

Length (m)12.413.113.914.9
Width (m)
Height (m)
Permitted GVW (kg)19 50019 500/26 50026 50026 500


Passenger capacity

No of seats (3*)4953 (with lift 49)57 (with lift 53)61 (with lift 59/61)
No of seats (2*)5357 (with lift 53)61 (with lift 57)65

Luggage capacity

Max luggage volume incl luggage racks; model with WC (m3)


Emission standardEuro 6
EngineVolvo D13K, 6-cylinder inline diesel engine with common rail injection
Output (hp)420/460/500
Torque ISO 1585 (Nm); at engine speed 1000–1400 rpm2100/2300/2500
TransmissionVolvo I-Shift, automated gear changing system with integrated retarder. Gearbox oil heater (optional)

Fuel tanks

Diesel (L)480/600
AdBlue® (L)90

Axles, suspension and steering

Front axleVolvo IFS
Rear axleVolvo's single reduction axle with optimised ratios

Electronically controlled air suspension with kneeling function.

Dynamic Chassis Lowering (optional)

Power steering

Hydraulic power steering

Volvo Dynamic Steering (optional)

Tyres295/80 R22.5" or 315/80 R22.5"
RimsSteel or aluminium rims available


Brake systemsCollision Warning with Emergency Brake (CW-EB)
 Volvo disc brakes (EBS)
 Electronic Stability Program (ESP)
 Electronic Braking System (EBS-5)
 Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
 Acceleration Slip Regulation (ASR)

Climate system

ZonesSeparate climate zones for driver and passengers
Ventilation and heatingPowerful roof unit with cooling and heating 
AC (kW)31 or 37


Below are links to documents for more information on benefits, features, facts and figures.

Volvo 9000 Range Brochure Format PDF Size 1 MB
Data sheet 9700 12.4 Euro 6 Format PDF Size 829 KB
Data-sheet-9700-13.9-Euro-6 Format PDF Size 789 KB

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