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Smart long distance runner

Intercity bus travel is marked by long hours on winding roads that merge with modern highways, flyovers, and unpaved suburban roads. Our understanding of the demands of intercity travel drives us to make buses that ensure uninterrupted, comfortable, and profitable journeys. The 12mFE is one of Ashok Leyland's intercity buses that is built traverse through vast stretches over long hours and varied operating conditions, so that the passengers can reach their destinations on-time, safely and comfortably. The elegant and functional 12mFE bus lives up to the reputation of Ashok Leyland buses for intercity travel - reliable, safe, and comfortable.

Safety and comfort–the top priorities

The 12-metre front engine bus is designed to take inter-city travelling to the next level. The bus offers a safe, comfortable travel experience for both passengers and drivers and at the same time, more value for operators. The bus with rubber ended spring suspension in the front and air suspension at the rear offers better shock absorption and cushioning while cruising at high speeds. The bus offers superior air conditioning, enough leg room, extra-wide windows, convenient hat racks and luggage space.

Technical Specifications

Engine model H Series 6 cylinder CRS diesel engine
Emission Norms BS IV with i-EGR BS IV with SCR
Maximum Power 132 kW (177 HP) @ 2400 rpm 123 kW (165 HP) @ 2400 rpm 165 kW (221 HP) @ 2400 rpm
Maximum Torque 660 Nm @ 1200 - 1900 rpm 550 Nm @ 1200 - 1800 rpm 800 Nm @ 1400 - 2100 rpm
Clutch 380 Diaphragm with Booster 14” Axial clutch with Hydraulic Actuation 380 Diaphragm with Booster
Transmission 6 Speed Synchromesh overdrive gearbox
Front Suspension Rubber ended leaf spring / Air
Rear Suspension Semi Elliptical Multi leaf Spring / Air
Steering Integral power steering
Brakes Full air dual line with ABS
Auxiliary brake HB 1200 – Electromagnetic retarder (Optional for AC Variant)
Parking brakes Flick Valve operated hand brake on rear wheel only
AC option Yes, Engine Direct driven
Electricals 24V, 200Ah Battery, 85A Alternator 24V, 150Ah Battery, 55A Alternator 24V, 200Ah Battery, 85A Alternator
Tyres 10R20 tube radials (or) 295/80 R 22.5 tubeless radials
Fuel tank 350 Litres
Major dimension
Overall Length, mm 12000
Wheelbase, mm 6200
Front overhang, mm 2400
Rear overhang, mm 3400
GVW, Kg 16200
Floor Height, mm 1150
Seating capacity 38+D, 40+D & 41+D, 2x2 Layout, Pushback seats (or) 30 Berths