Vivacity is the leading range in the medium-short size bus category, ideal for services running in historic town centres, in small and medium-sized cities, and in general urban settings with difficult traffic conditions.

Vivacity combines compact dimensions with high loading capacity and low fuel consumption. The new Euro 6 six-cylinder FPT engine improves the vehicle's already excellent performance, bringing a clear benefit in terms of polluting emissions, noise, and vibration.

8 metres

Maximum width (m)


Max Power (kW/hp)

184 kW @ 2,500 rpm (250 hp)

Maximum passenger capacity



Engine: FPT NEF 6 supercharged EURO 6 intercooler, rear longitudinal mounting
Operation: direct injection diesel cycle, 4-stroke, electronic control BOSCH common-rail system EDC17 @ 1,600 bar
Post-treatment: HI-eSCR system that combines a single CUC (Clean Up Catalyst), DOC (Diesel Oxidation Catalyst), DPF (Diesel Particulate Filter) and SCR (Selective Catalytic Reduction)
Total displacement: 6,728 cm³ inline-six engine, 4 valves per cylinder
Max power: 184 kW @2.500 rpm (250CV)
Max torque: 950 Nm @1.400rpm
Gearbox: ZF ECOLIFE 6-speed + RM


The mechanical components of the engine compartment and the equipment bays at the front of the vehicle are easy to access.
The dashboard and the instrument panel, equipped with a dual colour display, offer optimal readability and all the controls are positioned in an ergonomic and extremely functional way.

The HI-eSCR catalytic reduction system, patented by FPT Industrial, makes it possible to comply with the Euro 6 standards without using EGR, improving engine performance and simplifying maintenance.
  • The Euro 6 diesel, FPT NEF 6 transverse engine
  • ZF Ecolife gearbox
  • ZF front axle system with independent suspension
  • IBOSCH power steering
  • WABCO brake system with EBS3
  • Carbon steel chassis
  • CAN-BUS technology
  • Dashboard with a dual LCD display
  • Internal LED lighting
  • Wide internal aisle

Main dimensions

Maximum length 8.000 mm
Maximum width 2.350 mm
Maximum height (A/C included) (*) 3.040 mm
Aisle width front/back 765 / 910 mm
Wheelbase 4.080 mm
Overhang front/rear 2.030 / 1.890 mm
Minimum wall-to-wall turning circle 14.918 mm
Height of access step above ground (*) 312 / 312 mm
Weight in operation [1] 8.850 Kg
[1] with fluids and liquids in accordance with EU Regulation 1230/2012
(*) fully loaded


Two pneumatic double-leaf doors, in light alloy, with an internal roto-translation opening system, anti-trap passenger protection and sensitive edges.
On request:
• Electric control
• Sliding doors.

Easy maintenance

The front opens up fully for easy inspection.
83040 Flumeri (AV)Via Fondo Valle Ufita
40127 Bologna (BO)Via San Donato, 190