Panel: V-Ride

V-Ride® Rear Suspension System

Luxury Without Limits.

V-Ride Rear Suspension

As the first-ever single axle suspension rated up to 23,000 pounds, V-Ride® is designed for today’s demanding bus owners – who want the ability to carry more gear, the freedom to equip their interiors with premium amenities, and a comfortable, confident driving experience.

  • Multiple V-Ride configurations are available with varying GVWRs – all optimized to coach specifications:  17,500 lbs.  |  19,000 lbs.  |  21,000 lbs.  |  23,000 lbs.
  • Increased towing capacity
  • Quik-Align® allows for easy axle alignment without the use of shims
  • V-rod connection dissipates suspension forces, reducing stress for greater durability and longevity
  • U-Shaped Assembly – The transverse beam integrated with the trailing arm form a single-piece U-shaped assembly – enhancing stability at all speeds
  • Consistent Handling – The V-rod connection and U-shaped assembly design result in superior roll stability and more predictable handling in all road conditions, offering a confident driving experience
  • Smooth Ride – Large volumetric air springs and premium Sachs shocks deliver the smoothest ride available