C8/C9

By choosing Foton buses, you opt for intelligent public transport. From early morning to evening, every Foton bus can run full-fledged services, on every route. It offers you ultimate flexibility in the best possible way.

BUS & COACH

8-9M RANGE CITY BUS

Overall Dimension 9300*2450*3050/3150 (for C9)
Wheelbase 4560
Curb Weight 8.2T/8.4T (with A/C)
GVW 12.2T/13.2T (with A/C)
Passenger/Seating Capacity 84/10-37
Floor Structure Two-step/Low-entry
Body Structurer Semi-monocoque
Fuel Capacity 200L(Diesel)/8*80L(CNG)

EXTERIOR

Designed for small and medium-sized cities, it meets various transport needs such as city branch lines and the interurban transport. Innovative and exclusive aesthetic style, beautiful and fresh, it leads the public transportation fashion trend.

Front headlamp
Front Wall
Rear Lamp
Rear Part

Refined Interior

POWERTRAIN

Foton C8/C9 range city buses aim to offer a sustainable and eco-friendly urban mobility solution and respond to the current needs of city transport from the design to completion phase, with much emphasis placed on the greatest possible high-efficiency, increasing the bus’s range and optimizing its end-of-life management.

SAFETY

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Collision-proofHigh-strength alloy steel is applied with higher yield strength increased by 50% than that of common steel. With fine low temperature weathering resistance and firm structure, it ensures driving safety.
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Torsion-proofTruss-type monocoque body structure and closed-loop design, with the torsional strength improved by 50%, provide driver and passengers with more comfortable and safer driving and riding experience.
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Corrosion-proofState-of-the-art electrocoating technique greatly improves the anti-corrosion performance and long-lasting beauty of buses.
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Fire-proofEngine compartment is equipped with temperature alarm for real-time monitoring and self-extinguishing device to realized real-time monitoring; flame-resistant materials and A-grade flame-resistant materials with better safety performance are used around the heating source.

Collision-proof

High-strength alloy steel is applied with higher yield strength increased by 50% than that of common steel. With fine low temperature weathering resistance and firm structure, it ensures driving safety.

Performance

Foton owns National standard-level lines of digitization, speed test rig, sideslip test-bed, axle load, ABS test-bed, brake test detection system and others, Securing the certification and accreditation from German TUV Rheinland and CNAS national laboratory.

Foton products go through the rigorous vehicle detection and rollover test over 100 thousand kilometers in the condition of various road types and under the harshest weather conditions such as high temperature, low temperature and low pressure.

Foton is equipped with professional test benches and diversified test tracks to guarantee the reliability and efficiency of the equipment and systems with which the Foton bus is fitted. With rigid and robust structure, Foton bus withstands side-on and head-on collisions as well as prevents lateral tipping. Before entering into service, they undergo stringent testing and verification.