New Coach Bus 2018 Volvo 9900 & Volvo 9700 – Volvo launches new coach platform with new design, safety, and comfort to be the focus of this Volvo coach. The all-new series of models with innovative design and high comfort will persuade more people to travel with coaches, even on long haul trips.
The new Volvo Bus bus series for tourist and long haul operations include two models in 2018, the luxurious and elegant Volvo 9900, the versatile Volvo 9700. Both feature a dynamic exterior with sharp lines and smooth sides, bringing aerodynamics to a new level, after a long development of Volvo 9700 in 2013.
At Volvo 9900, the new and unique “Z shaped” window line combined with gradient “floor theater” seating introduces new design language for trainers. The interior of this coach, the design team attaches great importance to visual quality and touch. Passengers are greeted with a quiet and balanced light palette and a combination of tasteful textiles and leather, with accent details in metal.
To ensure passengers a high-class holistic experience, Volvo Buses is also investing heavily in solutions that enhance comfort such as ergonomic passenger seats and well-insulated interiors with low noise levels. Climate units are developed to provide a stable and pleasant temperature across the bus regardless of outer conditions.
The new Volvo 9900 also offers extra high floor and large glass windows to provide superb views to the front and side. The interior roof is eight centimeters taller than before, and a more straight transition between the wall and the roof creates an airier feel with a much larger space.
Both Volvo 9700 and Volvo 9900 have comprehensive solutions for active and passive security. Among the new features there is a more powerful frontal impact (FIP) protection and a Standby Alert system that monitors bus movement and warning problems if drivers are tired or not concentrating on the road.