The Mercedes-Benz OF 917 chassis, is a raised-floor bus chassis with a front-mounted 170 Hp engine. This MidiBus chassis is ready for fitment of bus bodies seating 22 to 40 people.The chassis will be available as a “competitive, affordable” product, supported by Mercedes-Benz quality and service levels. This MidiBus chassis will find use in the school, shuttle, smaller companies, tourist and church markets.

The chassis is powered by the 4D34i – Daimler platform engine, with fuel efficiency and reliability at its core.
The engine produces 170 Hp with output torque of 520Nm at 1500rpm ensuring optimum power to meet your requirements.
The chassis is equipped with the MO 36 – 6 speed manual transmission a smooth and robust gearbox for an effortless ride.
The frame and suspension is built for performing during rugged use by design, including parabolic spring suspension for softer ride and less transfer of road undulations.

Make / Model 4D34i BSlll
Capacity (cm3) 3900
Layout 4 cylinder Inline
Type Turbo
Power – kW @ r/min 125 @ 2500
Torque – Nm @ r/rim 520 @ 1500
Make / Model MO 36
Type Synchromesh
Shift Manual
No of Forward Gears 6
High / Low Ratios 5.4 / 0.71
Dimensions (mm)
Overall Height 1845
Overall Length 8066
Overall Width 2199
Front Overhang 1193
Rear Overhang 2000
Wheelbase 4800
Mass (kg)
Manufacturer’s Gross Vehicle Mass (GVM) 9600
Manufacturer’s Gross Combination Mass (GCM) 9600
Tare (T) 2812
Manufacterer’s Rear Axle Weight 6000
Manufacterer’s Front Axle Weight 3600
Type B8080 Single Disc
Diameter (mm) 325
Drive Axle
Reduction Type Single
Final Ratio 5,13
Type Full air dual
Front Drums
Rear Drums
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) Yes
Tank Capacity (l) 200
Size 235/75R17.5

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