Setra TopClass S 417

Des Plaines, Ill.
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The Setra TopClass S 417 offers more choices, with 2-1, reversible, seating, premium fabrics and galleys. Comfort and ambience delight passengers and optional TopSky and rear window offer the best views anywhere. For drivers, the S 417 rolls with a tuned and tested IFS suspension system for a smooth, quiet ride. The front collision guard, cornering lights and rain/light sensors are just a few of the features contributing to the model’s safety standards. Vehicle monitoring capabilities, with integrated tire monitoring systems and an onboard diagnostics system, ensure that drivers and maintenance professionals are ideally equipped to increase uptime.


Brakes Knorr disc brakes
Chassis Monocoque Integral
Engine Mercedes-Benz OM 471 450 hp
Exterior Height 12 ft.
Floor Standard
Fuel Options Ultra low sulfur diesel
Fuel Capacity 180 gal.
GVWR 50,534 lbs.
Headroom 6.6 ft.
Length 45 ft.
Seating Capacity 56
Transmission Allison B 500R or ZF Astronic 12-speed
Turning Radius 481.7 in.
Wheelbase 280 in.

Daimler Buses to assume sales of Setra motorcoach product

In taking over the sales and distribution of Setra, Daimler said it is making a clear statement to the U.S. and Canadian bus markets.

Daimler Buses and REV Group team up in North America

New General Distributor REV Coach LLC will start selling Setra motorcoaches in January 2018.

MCI to cease distributing Daimler's Setra coaches

The models covered by the distribution rights agreement were the Setra S 407 and S 417 motor coaches, introduced by Daimler in North America in 2003.

New Flyer launches new NFI Parts brand

NFI Parts represents the OEM product lines of New Flyer and MCI, distribution of the Setra brand, and the prior acquisitions of NABI and the Orion parts business.

MCI set to open new San Francisco Service Center

The two-story, 34,000-square-foot building covering 4.2 acres in Hayward features the latest coach diagnostic equipment and tooling with the capacity to provide comprehensive service from general maintenance work to complete coach refurbishing.

MCI enhances 2017 models, plans 35-foot and fully-electric coaches

The announcements come as MCI marks one of its most newsworthy appearances at ABA’s Annual Meeting & Marketplace, Jan. 14 to Jan. 17 in Cleveland and UMA Expo, Feb. 26 to March 2 in St. Louis.

MCI to open San Francisco service center

The new location will expand MCI’s service network to seven North American locations that support both MCI and Setra brand coaches with OEM parts, maintenance, repair, and warranty.

MCI delivers 11 J4500s, 2 Setra S 407s to Texas, L.A.

The German-engineered Setra S 407 now comes with optional front and rear bumpers that sport the same sleek, German-engineered design and taillights as the S417.

Motorcoach sales up in 4th quarter of 2015, according to ABA Foundation

Altogether in 2015, there were 1,599 private sector and 542 public sector sales as compared to 1,411 private sector and 355 public sector sales in 2014.

MCI bringing its reliability-driven vehicles and more to UMA Expo 2016

Will showcase two new 2016 J4500 coaches with a tighter-turning independent front suspension system, new two-door Setra S 417 Top Class and more.

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