The O 500 R 1830 bus chassis was developed for Point To Point Transport of Groups of People i.e. from Airports to Hotel/Game Lodges etc. Including facilitating Travel with Tourist Groups with multiple Sleep-Overs i.e. Golf Tours etc. The chassis is able to receive bodies of up to 11,5 meters in length. The chassis is lower, thus allowing easier entry into the bus, with Luxury seating for a Max of 36 Passengers including Air Conditioning/Video and Toilet as options.
O 500 R 1830 chassis incorporates the advantages of the Mercedes-Benz technology, providing high performance in most severe operating and road conditions. The full air suspension and rear mounted engine provides outstanding Mercedes-Benz comfort and safety to passengers.The O 500 R 1830 is available in automatic transmission and integrated retarder.
The new turbo charged and inter-cooled OM 926 LA engine (6 cylinders) with an output of 220kW and 1200 Nm @1400-1600 rpm allows superior drive performance with exceptional fuel economy.