Introducing Strata

Designed and built by the UK's leading manufacturer of specialist passenger carrying vehicles - Mellor Coachcraft.

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Capacity

22

Max. Wheelchairs

2

Max. Seated

21

Passenger Carrying Capacity

Mellor's unique body design has a light and airy interior where space is maximised offering 2 + 2 seating throughout plus a large low-floor area in which 2 wheelchairs, or a combination of wheelchairs and standing passengers can be accommodated.

Seating layouts

  • Configuration 1

    Passenger total

    Max. Seated

    Max. Wheelchairs

    Max. Standing

    22

    21

    0

    1

    Default seating
  • Configuration 2

    Passenger total

    Max. Seated

    Max. Wheelchairs

    Max. Standing

    22

    18

    1

    3

    Default seating
  • Configuration 3

    Passenger total

    Max. Seated

    Max. Wheelchairs

    Max. Standing

    22

    14

    2

    6

    Default seating

Low-floor, single step entry Minibus

The Strata provides ease of access and egress for wheelchair passengers via the low-floor single step entrance and fold out ramp.

MPG

22

Performance and fuel economy refined

Lightweight design and construction methodology coupled with an efficient sprinter drive train equals a class leading fuel economy of up to 22mpg.

Flexibility

We have it covered

Optimised dimensions (7.7m long, 2.3m wide) to allow operation in narrow streets, housing estates with parked cars or rural lanes, without compromising passenger numbers.

LENGTH

7.7 m

WIDTH

2.3 m

European Whole Vehicle Type Approval

Built to European Whole Vehicle Type Approval standard - the Strata will go through rigorous accelerated durability testing at Millbrook, which will simulate eight years of use in a stage carriage environment. The testing is expected to be complete by late August.

Tailored to operators needs

The Strata is designed with bus operators in mind. The vehicle is fully equipped with 'Bus Stopping' displays and bell pushes throughout. There are also a wide variety of seating and hand-rail configurations available that will offer a degree of customisation.

Specification

  • Overall (mm)

    Length

    7760

    Height

    2760

    Width

    2300

    Wheelbase

    5000

    Saloon (mm)

    Length

    5207

    Height

    2200

    Upper Saloon (mm)

    Length

    2680

    Height

    1930

    Lower Saloon (mm)

    Length

    2527

    Height

    2200

  • Entrance

    Entrance door type

    Ventura rapid sliding

    Aperture width

    950mm

    Rear

    Rear door type

    Rear side emergency

    Aperture width

    550mm

  • Seating

    Rescroft CT Lite or Kiel Ligero – combination of forward-facing double seats and inward-facing tip seats to wheelchair areas. Forward facing seats are available with three-point seat belts if required. Other seats may be available on request.

    Destination displays

    Mobitech or Hanover, front, side and rear.

    Heating, ventilation and cooling systems

    Eberspacher or Webasto.

    Stage carriage ancillaries

    Bell pushes, bus stopping display, ticket machine base plates

    Interior lighting

    Two rows of continuous strip LED saloon lighting and blue night-light function. LED rear and marker light package. Illuminated step edges.

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Craftsmanship going back over 50yrs

With a tradition in craftsmanship going back over 50 years at Rochdale, Mellor Coachcraft is one of the leading manufacturers of specialist passenger carrying vehicles in the UK.

Over the years, Mellor Coachcraft has developed specialist expertise in the manufacture of coachbuilt buses, with an emphasis on accessibility.

Visit www.mellor-coachcraft.co.uk