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DAF XB chassis module

Ready for the future


DAF XB Chassis module

The optimum base for a midibus or special vehicle

Low kerb weight put the XB chassis modules at the top of its class. With its modern, strong and light chassis, DAF does not compromise on robustness and flexibility.

Fully optimised suspension

The XB chassis offers an extremely comfortable driving experience. The front suspension is fully optimised to offer the perfect balance between damping, lateral stability and stiffness. And its unsurpassed manoeuvrability is due to the fact that it has the smallest turning cycle in this segment.

Driveline excellence

With a unique choise of engines, transmissions and rear axles there is an optimised solution for every application. Whichever choise you make, highest reliability and fuel efficiency, excellent performance, long service life and low emissions are standard.





  • PACCAR PX-5 and PX-7 engine
  • Emissions Euro 6(E)
  • Engine output 124 – 212 kW (168 – 287hp)
  • Optional cold-start system for climates below -12°C
  • Optional heated moisture separator
  • 6 speed manual gearbox or 8-speed automatic Powerline
  • ASR


Brake system

  • Exhaust brake
  • Electronic brake system (EBS), AEBS optional
  • Ventilated disc brakes front and rear



  • Cyber security prepared, incl DAF Connect
  • Vehicle Stability Control (VSC)
  • Optional Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) with forward collision warning (FCW)
  • Optional GSR2 features: LDWS / Rear Camera / MOIS drive-off assist / Side & Turn assist / Alcohol interlock prep. / Speed limit recognition / drowsiness detection / high beam assist
  • Optional reverse warning


Suspension and axles

  • Parabolic front & rear suspension
  • Optional air suspended, rear suspension



  • Wide range of wheelbase / rear overhang combinations
  • GVW 8t, 10t, 12t, 14t, 16t 
  • Exhaust pipe variants RH and LH
  • 80-A alternator, 2x 125 Ah batteries
  • Optional 100-A alternator and 2x 175Ah batteries
  • Wide range of fuel tank options (Plastic/Alu)
  • AdBlue tank 35 or 55 litres
  • Low level air intake
  • Several PTO options a.o. A/C compressor prep


Body and body preparations

  • Optional Body Attachments Modules to chassis
  • Bodybuilder interface prepared


Installation components

  • Steering column, pedals, wiring, digital instrument cluster and other electronic units included



  • Stage 1 homologation by Coach/Bus OEM


  • Base 2 year driveline
  • Optional 3 years for drive line / complete chassis, limited or unlimited mileage