Renault PR100.2 Mk2 Specifications

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Bus 900 at Tuggeranong interchange

The model 870 -982 Class Renault chassis were assembled by MACK Trucks in Brisbane and then freighted to Melbourne. Ansair Bus & Coach Division at Tullamarine built the bodies.

This model had a body upgrade, the seating layout was changed an increased from 42 to 43 seats, Electronic Destination Equipment and AM/FM Radios were fitted.

ACTION purchased 113 of the Mk2 Renault PR100.2 Bus, with one (914) written off following accident damage.

Photos of each bus can be found in our gallery and articles for each in our wiki.

Fleet Numbers:   870 – 982
Total Buses 113
Delivery Dates: 8 August 1990 – 24 June 1993
LiveryOrange over blue

Bus 900 at Tuggeranong interchange

Engine Model 06.20 – 45B MIPS
Capacity 9.8 litre – Turbo charged
Power 186kw (240 Hp) @ 2100 RPM DIN 70020
Torque 940 NM @ 1400 RPM
Transmission VOITH D863 with hydraulic retarder
Steering ZF Power Assisted
Brakes 4 x Drum ABS (WABCO)
Tyres 11R x 22.5
Fuel Tank Capacity 200 litres (nominal)
Electrical System 24V – 80 Amp alternator
Seats 49 VOV II with Frontrunner Material and Chin Protector
Doors 1 Front, 1 Rear Glide-away twin leaf type. Rear door fitted with safety edges and interlock
Flooring  Pirelli
Luggage Rack 1 Large over near side front wheel arch
Windows Tinted bonded glass with top mounted hoppers
Roof Hatch Happich 1 front, 1 rear – air operated
Handrails Two overhead full length on either side of the aisle with vertical stanchions
Bus Stop Alert System 12 Passenger push buttons
Destination Equipment Front: STC Cannon electronic operated route and three numbers
Side; STC Cannon electronic operated three numbers
Heating:  One drivers cabin, three saloon
Drivers Demister One located in the dash
Air Conditioning COACHAIR Integrated system – drivers cabin only
Radio AM / FM Clarion – drivers cabin
Bus length 11.57 metres
Rear overhang 3.3 metres
Front overhang 2.63 metres
Wheelbase 5.7 metres
Width 2.5 metres
Height 3.16 metres
Front Step Height 350 mm
Rear Step Height 350 mm
Floor Height 635 mm
Arrival angle 9 degrees
Departure angle 8.33 degrees
Tare 10,030 kg
GVM 16,000 kg
Top Speed 82 kph
Exhaust Vertical Near Side rear Corner