Van Hool A300
|1995 Van Hool A300|
|Years of manufacture||1991 to 2009|
|Power/Fuel||Diesel, CNG, LPG|
The Van Hool A300 is a 12 metre fully low floor transit bus with the engine is mounted vertically midship. The A300 was based off the A500 series as a low floor version and unveiled in 1991. In 2001, the A300 along with the other A Series of buses were redesigned with an updated look. The word "New" was added before the model name to signify the redesign.
This model is offered in a CNG and a liquefied petroleum gas powered option. In 2009, a diesel-electric hybrid version was made available. It is currently the only type of propulsion for the A300.
- Length: 11.995 m
- Width: 2.,550 m
- Wheelbase: 5.790 m
- MAN D0836 280 hp
- MAN E2866 LUH (CNG)
- De Lijn - Mechelen
- Van Hool A300 product page, vanhool.com, retrieved on 08-12-22
- Van Hool A300 CNG product page, vanhool.com, retrieved on 08-12-22
- World Bus Explorer Modern Van Hool Buses and Coaches by John Veerkamp, busexplorer.com, retrieved on 08-12-22
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