Motor Coach Industries J4500/3500

Des Plaines, Ill.
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  • A more spacious cabin with best-in-class legroom and capacity to seat 60 comfortably in 45-foot coach, or 44 passengers in 35-foot coach along with new ceiling lighting, seat and trim upgrades, and a bigger lavatory, larger transom window and a rear window option.
  • New entryway illumination on the updated patented spiral entryway with LED lighting options on stepwell nose, handrail and side window lighting along with an RGB lighting package for customizable interior color choices.
  • Increased legroom , comfort for the driver with a new high-definition instrument panel that provides key system messaging including tire pressure status, engine DPF regeneration notices and more.
  • A new swing-out styled electric e-fan cooling package provides full roadside engine access and fuel-efficiency improvements.
  • Backup camera system and optional ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance Systems) with collision mitigation upgrades to latest-generation Bendix Fusion and bird’s eye view 360-degree Camera system.

Exhibiting at BusCon, Booth #801.


Brakes Bendix ADB22X Air Disc Brakes
Engine Cummins ISX 12L, 425 HP engine w/engine brake; optional Detroit Diesel DD 13 410 or 450hp also w/engine brake/ Cummins L9, 350 hp, 1150 lb-ft torque w/engine brake
Exterior Height 140.75 in.
Fuel Options Clean diesel
Fuel Capacity 183 gal./164 gal.
GVWR 54,000 lbs./42,000 lbs.
Headroom 78.25 in.
Length 45 ft./35 ft.
Passenger Capacity Up to 60/44
Suspension Independent front
Transmission Gen V Allison B500, 6-speed automatic with prognostics capability
Wheelbase 315.00/228.80 in.

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