Challenger V12

School / Charter / Day Tour

Seating Options: 53, 57, 68

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Cummins Engine

Cummins ISL 360


360hp/1550nm torque

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Allison Transmission

Allison T350R 6 speed

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Stalatube Chassis

Ferritic Stainless Steel from Stalatube Finland.

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Thermo King Cooling

State of the art air conditioning.

Key Standard Features


Mobileye collision warning system

Funtoro Telematics

Vehicle tracking, Driver monitoring, live engine information and diagnostics from bus to base.

360 Degree camera's

Easily see what is around the bus with 360 degree cameras's.

Fainsa Belted seats

Standard belted passenger seats with various options available.

Alcoa Alloy Wheels

'Diamond' Alloy Wheels

Ultra Tough Exterior Paint

PPG 2 pack exterior paint

Easy Access Design

Luggage bin doors and wheel arches open fully to ensure easy access for storage and maintenance.

Premium Luggage Bins

Pressurised through bins coated in transport vinyl to ensure complete care of passengers baggage.

Focus on Driver Comfort

Multiple features to improve driver comfort like built in armrest, air conditioning vents, cup holders, ergonomic dashboard

Bullbar & Stone Guard

Standard bullbar and stone guard

LCD Screens & Gauges

Crystal clear LCD screens & gauges for quick and easy vehicle status

Best support

24/7 Australian based phone support

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Detailed Specifications

High Level Overview

Challenger V10 Challenger V12
Model Hadden V104 thumbnail L&F crop thumbnail
Owned by Australian Australian
Designed by Australia Australia
Support Location Australia Australia
Purpose School / Charter / Day Tour School / Charter / Day Tour
Seating Options 43,45,47 53,57,68
Engine Cummins ISB 6.7L e5 Cummins ISB 8.9L e5
Transmission Allison Allison
Air Conditioning Thermo King Thermo King
Chassis material Stalatube Stalatube

Detail overview

Challenger V10 Challenger V12
Chassis Dimensions:
Chassis length (metres) NA NA
Chassis Wheelbase (mm) 5,200 6,550
Chassis Front Overhang (mm) 2,200 3,395
Chassis Rear Overhang (mm) 3,100 2,415
Chassis Turning Circle Diameter (metres) 19 22
Make / Model Cummins ISB6 7e5 300 Cummins ISL 360
Configuration 6.7L 8.9L
Power (HP / kW) 300/NA 360/NA
Torque (Nm) 1045NM/2000 RPM 1550NM/1100 - 1500 RPM
Bore & Stroke 107/124 114/145
Compression Ratio 17.3:1 16.6:1
Fuel Capacity (litres) 400L 400L
AdBlue Capacity (litres) 80L 80L
Oil Capacity (litres) 27 litres 27 litres
Emissions Euro 5 Euro 5
Auto Trans Make / Model / Description Allison T350R 6 Speed Allison T390R 6 Speed
Manual Trans Make / Model / Description N/A N/A
Type - Front Two independent air suspension Two independent air suspension
Type - Rear Front air spring controlled electronic Front air spring controlled electronic
Service Brakes Disc Disc
Retarding Brake System Yes Yes
EBS Yes Yes
Body Dimensions:
Body Length (metres) 10.5 12.36
Body Width (metres) 2.5 2.5
Body Height (metres) 3.6 3.6
Body Floor Height (mm) 335 335
GVM (kg) 15,500 (gross) 18,000 (gross)
Body Options:
Wheelchair Lift Access On request On request
CD/PA/Radio Yes Yes
DVD/TV Yes Yes
Toilet On request On request
Individual Reading Lights Yes Yes
Individual AC Vents Yes Yes
Reverse Camera Yes Yes
Additional Options On request On request
Seating Capacity Up to 62 Up to 83
Passenger Capacity Up to 45 Up to 57
Fixed Coach Fixed Coach Fixed Coach
Seating Options:
Seating Make Fainsa / Styleride Fainsa / Styleride
Seating Model Various Various
Seatbelts Yes Yes
Seat layout as per customer request as per customer request
Front Make / Model / Desc. JB Independent ZF RL 75E
Rear Make / Model / Desc. Meritor ZF A132
All types Through Bin Through Bin
Pressurised Bins Yes Yes
Air Conditioning:
AC Std Yes Yes
AC Make Thermo King Thermo King
AC Model CS1000 CS1100