Alexander Dennis Enviro400

British-built double-decker bus (built 2005–2018)

The Alexander Dennis Enviro400 is a double-decker bus and chassis. It has a low-floor. It was built by Alexander Dennis from 2005 to the present day.

Alexander Dennis Enviro400
Second generation Enviro400, First Norfolk and Suffolk in 2016
Overview
ManufacturerAlexander Dennis
Production2005–2018
Body and chassis
DoorsSingle or dual door
Floor typeLow floor
ChassisAlexander Dennis Enviro400
Scania N230UD
Scania N280UD
Volvo B7TL
Volvo B9TL
Powertrain
EngineCummins ISBe/ISCe/ISLe (Enviro400)[1]
MAN D0836 (Enviro400)
Volvo D7C (Volvo B7TL)
Volvo D9B (Volvo B9TL)
Scania DC9 (Scania N230UD)
Capacity64–90 seated
TransmissionVoith D854.5E 4-speed automatic
ZF 6HP1203B 6-speed automatic[1]
BAE Systems HybriDrive
Dimensions
Length10.2 m (33 ft 6 in) to
11.4 m (37 ft 5 in)
Width2.55 m (8 ft 4 in)
Height4.2 m (13 ft 9 in) to
4.3 m (14 ft 1 in)
Curb weight17,800 kilograms (39,200 lb)
Chronology
PredecessorAlexander ALX400,
Dennis Trident 2,
Plaxton President
SuccessorAlexander Dennis Enviro400 MMC

First generation (2005–2010)

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The first generation Enviro400 was built in 2005, It was built as a bus and as a chassis.

The Enviro400 chassis could be built on East Lancs Myllennium Lolyne, Optare Olympus and Scania N-series (N230UD[2] and N280UD[3]), Volvo B7TL and Volvo B9TL[4] bodies.

Second generation (2008–2018)

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The second generation Enviro400 was built in 2008. It had white LED daytime running lights underneath the headlights, new front bumpers and the emergency exit door was in a different place.

References

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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Enviro400 Specification Sheet" (PDF). Alexander Dennis. Archived from the original (PDF) on 6 March 2012. Retrieved 4 March 2023.
  2. Walter, Richard (2024). The Use of Vinyls on Buses and Coaches. Amberley Publishing Limited. ISBN 978-1-3981-0711-3.
  3. "Bus Lists on the Web". buslistsontheweb.co.uk. Retrieved 4 May 2018.
  4. Walter, Richard (2024-03-15). The Use of Vinyls on Buses and Coaches. Amberley Publishing Limited. ISBN 978-1-3981-0711-3.