OF 1726 (now available with automatic gearbox as an option)
The OF 1726 city bus chassis is a 65-seater commuter, ideally suited for the National Department of Transport tender contract system. It is a robust bus chassis built to meet the harsh operating conditions encountered in the South African rural areas.
The OM 906 LA turbo cooler engine produces 160kW at 2 300 revolution per minute. This engine has already been proven for its economy, ruggedness and durability. As with every product of this make, efficiency and profitability to the fleet owners and safety and comfort for the passengers comes can be guaranteed.
The bus chassis is equipped with Top Brake, an exclusive engine brake system of Mercedes-Benz. Used on the conventional engine brake, the Top brake ensures reduced gear shifting, higher than average downhill speed; this provides more safety and longer life of the brake linings and tyres.
OF 1726 bus chassis represents yet another Mercedes-Benz technological success. OF 1726 offers the following advantages.
The OF 1726 bus chassis is available through the DCSA Commercial Vehicle dealership network.