Rainbow Express - 8711
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Shot Location: Nova Stop Bus Terminal Station, Fairview, Quezon City, Philippines
Date Taken: August 16, 2012
Operator: RAINBOW EXPRESS
Fleet Number: 8711
Classification: Ordinary Fare / Non-Air-Conditioned City Operation Bus
Seating Configuration: 3x2 Seats
Seating Capacity: 56 Passengers
Coachbuilder: Santarosa Philippines Motor Works, Inc.
Body Model: SR Exfoh
Air-Conditioning Unit: None
Chassis Manufacturer: Nissan Diesel Motor Company, Ltd.
Chassis Model: Nissan Diesel CPB87N
Layout: Front-Mounted Engine Rear-Wheel Drive (4x2 FR layout)
Suspension: Leaf Springs Suspension
Engine Manufacturer: Nissan Diesel Motor Company, Ltd.
Engine Model: Nissan Diesel FE6-B
Cylinder Displacement: 422.494 cu. inches (6,925 cc / 6.9 Liters)
Cylinder Configuration: Straight-6
Engine Aspiration: Naturally-Aspirated
Max. Power Output: 177 bhp (180 PS - metric hp / 132 kW) @ 3,000 rpm
Peak Torque Output: 333 lb.ft (452 N.m / 46 kg.m) @ 1,400 rpm
Type: Manual Transmission
Gears: 6-Speed Forward, 1-Speed Reverse
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