Valeo – Brazil – January 2020: Valeo supports public transport in Rio de Janeiro. The automotive supplier recently delivered 120 high performance A/C units to the Redentor Group, who operates the urban transportation and chartering system in the South American metropolis. Valeo Climatização do Brasil – Veículos Comerciais S/A will supply a total number of 300 city buses.
Best Bus Climate provided by CC355 model
Valeo is the world leader in CO2 emissions reduction. Valeo’s well-known model CC355, that is intended for this market, is particularly developed for use in hot countries, it provides a high cooling capacity at lowest possible fuel consumption. Crucial for the selection of the CC355 for use in urban traffic were also it’s low noise level and easy maintenance. Included in the scope of delivery is also the new Valeo TM65 compressor. Specifically engineered for use in bus air conditioning applications it perfectly completes Valeo’s A/C system. The high cooling capacity of Valeo TM-65 is provided along with a compact size and reduced weight (18kg without clutch) as well as the best guarantee in the market.
Cooled by Valeo: CC355 model
About Redentor Group
The Redentor Group is formed by the companies Viação Redentor, Transportes Barra and Transportes Futuro and operates a fleet of 1350 buses. 600 vehicles of which are air-conditioned, 50% of them Valeo branded. The acquisition of this equipment strengthens Valeo’s presence in the Rio de Janeiro market and is in line with the company’s strategic vision to expand its business in Latin America.
In Brazil, Valeo leads the national bus air conditioning market with over 70% share. The acquisition of this equipment strengthens Valeo’s presence in the Rio de Janeiro market and is in line with the company’s strategic vision to expand its business in Latin America.