1. Introduction: 8 seater minivan is the minivan with a maximum of 8 passenger seats but reserves more space for cargo rather than a passenger. That is to say, the seats can be removed for more ample space. It is called minivan as its function is closer to the van, rather than bus. Minivan is also called cargo van, minibus, microvan, microbus.
As the purpose of cargo carrying, the minivan window can design with a blind window (false window).
VC4 with normal window: VC5 with blind window:
2. Applications of 8 seater minivan:
8 seater minivan is widely used. There are also cheap and luxury types. The minivan can in the application of small business, carry goods, cargo, and daily living equipment, and so on.
Hiking, kayaking, skiing, diving, snowboarding, swimming, sailing, wakeboarding, rock-climbing, mountaineering, scuba-diving. Basically speaking, any activity that involves the great outdoors will be easy to enjoy with a minivan to carry our outdoor supplies. We can carry the fishing tools when go fishing. Tents, skiing equipment, hiking supplies, luggage…and so on. Minivan really helps in many cases!
There are many minivans for a special purpose. Police car, ambulance, mail car. Please refer to our special purpose minivan page for each product detail.
3. History of minivan:
The word minivan is originally from North America. It aims to distinguish the mini passenger van from the full-size vans. Full-size vans are always simply named vans. Look back to history, the first minivan was from 1936Year. The passenger seats were movable. In 1950, it was adopting a bus-shaped exterior to the chassis of a small passenger car. Then it was later defined as a minivan. It was the compact length, three rows of seats, and sliding side door.
4. Production process Introduction of 8 seater minivan
The whole process of producing 8 seater minivan is including 4 processes: First, go to the stamping process to do stamping, then go to the welding process to finish welding. After the welding process finish, there will be entered into the panting process. And the last process is assembly.
- Firstly, stamping Line: workshop has one production line, with 4 units punching machine (including 1-unit 2400tons punching machine and 3 units 1000tons of punching machine). Totally produce 23 automotive covering parts, 52 vice stamping die, the monthly production capacity reach 500sets(units) spare parts. Stamping line using Japanese Technology, the 8 seater minivan production line is designed by the professional Taiwan design and development company.
- Secondly, welding Line: workshop has minivans and mini truck main two welding lines, and seven auxiliary welding zone and a door border region and 86 welding. The workshop area is 20,736 square meters and its max capacity of 250,000units per year. The production line is designed by the factory with independent intellectual property rights.
- Thirdly, painting Line: The total area of the painting line is 3000 square meters; the whole painting production line is the first-class coating line in the domestic.
- Finally, assembly Line: A total construction area of 50000 square meters, the first phase project has been completed, with an annual output of 120000 vehicles production capacity. Assembly Line has a total of 102 stations, a production platform for two shifts 200,000 units per year. The production rhythm is 1 min/unit. The minibus, minitruck, and pickup use the same production line.
5.The feature of VC4 8 seater minivan:
- The engine of 8 seater minivan: this mode engine with leading domestic level of machine performance testing equipment and strong research and development capability.
- Interior and exterior design of VC4 8 seater minivan: the streamlined design and appearance embodying the sense of security.
- The strong bumper and face molding, enabling the stable and chic sense.
- Modular space design maximizing the utilization of limited space and meeting the different demands for driving, seating, and loading. Additional space, with outstanding passenger capacity and unprecedented versatility.
- The engine of 8 seater minivan is sourcing from Japanese well know the brand, load emission, low fuel consumption, low noise, and high reliability.
- Emission levels of 8 seater minivan comply with the Euro IV standard for the global market.
- The gearbox of the minivan is a 5-speed manual.
- Independent suspension of the minivan, with parallel leaf spring and absorber rear, adopting the front disc rear drum brake system.
- Optional configurations such as Radio and MP3 player USB Port, engine tachometer, steel wheels and wheel covers, manual rear-view mirrors, electric power steering, front fog light, high-mount brake lamp, front disc rear drum brake, steering column lock, and power front windows. Details Please kindly refer to the configuration chart.
With so many good points, Kingstar VC4 minivan is a good choice of a big family use and small business startup.
6. Specifications of VC4 8 seater minivan:
- Model: Kingstar VC4 gasoline type minivan
- Fuel type: Gasoline
- Dimensions: 4010*1620*1915mm
- Wheelbase: 2700mm
- Seating capacity: 7-8 persons
- Fuel tank capacity: 45L
- Gear box: 5 speed manual
For more specification pls. kindly refer to the specification sheet.