Valeo has been presenting its latest innovations in thermal systems for buses at the EXPO TRANSPORTE 2019 in Puebla, Mexico, October 16th to 18th. Valeo unveiled in particular a new line of air conditioning equipment mainly for city buses in high temperature climatic zones.
Valeo’s innovations provide practical and efficient solutions, regardless of the weather, the size of the vehicle, its powertrain type, or the nature (whether urban, peri-urban or long-haul) and duration of its journey.
The newly launched A/C system Series4 has been developed for city buses with a specific focus on hot climate areas, such as those found e.g. in Mexico. The units provide the largest cooling capacity of A/C equipment in the Latin American market with a variable performance between 153,000 and 167,000 BTUs., available with additional options such as integrated heating, air renewal and pollen filter.
The second product highlighted at the trade show was the Valeo TM-65 compressor specifically engineered for use in bus air conditioning applications. High cooling capacity is provided along with a compact size, cubic shape and reduced weight. TM-65 is perfectly suited for Euro 6 chassis, which has –less available space than the current Euro 5 ones. The robust magnetic clutch, hot season field tested, ensures unmatched reliability and offers with 350 thousand kilometers the longest durability in the market. In addition to all these features, a longer warranty conditions are offered compared to the market standard.
Valeo perfectly meets what the market has been requesting for, while investing in technologically advanced concepts that provide safety and comfort for passengers.