Volvo Buses


Volvo 9400 B8R Specifications

Dimensions and weights

Overall length1200013500
Overall width 26002600
Overall height36003600
Permitted GVW18,000 kg18,000kg


Emission standardBS VI OBD I 
EngineVolvo D8K, 6-cylinder, in-line diesel engine with common rail injection 
Max.Torque1200 Nm @ 1200 - 1600 rpm 
TransmissionSynchromesh manual gearbox with long service life and lower maintenance costs, thereby improving driver comfort and passenger comfort 

Fuel tanks

Diesel (L)450lt (350+150)600lt (300+300)
AdBlue® (L)5050

Body Specifications

Body typeGalvanized tubular structure with anti-corrosive paint for rust prevention 
Service doorStandard : 01 at front, 710 mm width (Electro pneumatic) 
Interior flooringBoiling water proof ply + FR grade 
Rear glass on panelSingle, toughened 
Outside Rear view mirrorsElectrically adjustable 


TypeReclining without calf-support - stdReclining without calf-support std
Nos43 seats w/o c/s + 1 Driver +1 Co - Driver47 seats w/o c/s + 1 Driver +1 Co - Driver

Luggage space

Model12M Seater13.5M Seater13.5M Sleeper
Overall space10 m311.5 m36.5 m3

Axles,suspension and steering

Front axleRigid,steerable and non- driven 
Rear axleFull floating,non - steerable and driven 
SuspensionElectronically Controlled Suspension (ECS) System provides extremely precise regulation of the ride height.
Telescopic type hydraulic, front & rear axle
Power steeringIntegral hydraulic power assisted steering 
Tyres295/ 80 R 22.5 18 PR,Tubeless Radials 
RimsSteel or aluminium rims available 


Brake systemsElectronic Vehicle Stability Control (EVSC)
 Volvo disc brakes (EBS)
 Electronic Stability Program (ESP)
 Parking brake(Air operated acting on rear wheels)
 Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)


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

Want to find out more?

Send us a question

Do you want to continue the discussion? Please fill out our contact form and let us get back to you.

Privacy policy *

By submitting this form with the privacy policy checkbox checked, you allow Volvo Group to save your personal data and use it for purposes related to your inquire.

Privacy notification and other information

Talk to a sales person

Find a Volvo sales representative dedicated to support you in fulfilling your daily duties as efficiently and profitably as possible.

Local sales contacts

Find a dealer

Volvo has one of the most comprehensive service networks in the industry, with more then 1,500 dealers and service centres worldwide.

Our dealers