BharatBenz, a division of Daimler India Commercial Vehicles and a wholly owned subsidiary of the German manufacturer Daimler AG, is rolling out its new intercity coach buses in India. The 16-ton coach has been manufactured with an all-Aluminium body with an achievement of 90% localization for the manufacturing process of the buses. The coaches are manufactured in the company’s facility in Chennai. According to the company, the chassis was specialized for heavy duty interstate plying with much emphasis being given to higher fuel efficiency and safety of the passengers. This is what prompted them to go for an all-Aluminium body – always reliable and a better option than other heavy metals. The all- Aluminium body offers significant weight savings and allows for improved structural rigidity in the coaches. The 12-meter 16T bus model has been fabricated without any welded parts, and the lightweight structure not only gives extra strength to the body, it also provides extra st
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