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7 to 8 seater minibus 4 meter short wheelbase gasoline-Kingstar minibus VC4

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8 seater minibus Basic Information:
Seat adjustable range:7~8 seats;
4.01-meter length; short wheelbase; Gasoline fuel type. (Details Please kindly see parameter tables.)

8 seater minibus

1. Brief Introduction:

8 seater minibus is a minibus with 8 seats which is well known as the best vehicle for big family use. While different from 9 seater minibus, the 8 seater minibus normally has a single front passenger seat.

2. Applications :

As we all know, there are a variety of applications of 8 seater minibus. For example, it can be used for transit purposes, such as airport buses, school buses, shuttle buses, tour buses, party buses, or private luxury room buses, sports clubs. All in all, 8 seater minibus is a small bus which is convenient carry a small group of people or for small activities use.

3. History:

It is hard to say which one in history is the first 8 seater minibus as today’s definition. While the first minibus was the Chevrolet Suburban 1935-1955 or Volkswagen Transporter. However, the Chevrolet Suburban more like an SUV rather than a minibus. While the first generation or the third-generation may be theoretically so-called 8 seater minibus.

mini-bus VC4 exterior

4. Production process Introduction of 8 seater minibus:

The whole process of producing 8 seater minibus is including 4 processes: Firstly, go to the stamping process to do stamping, then go to the welding process to finish welding. Then, after the welding process finish, there will be entered into panting process. And the last process is assembly.

  • Stamping Line:
    The stamping workshop has one production line. It is with 4 units punching machine (including 1-unit 2400tons punching machine and 3 units 1000tons of punching machine). It produces 23 automotive covering parts, 52 vice stamping die. Basically speaking, the monthly production capacity reaches 500sets(units) of spare parts. In addition, stamping line using Japanese Technology. Taiwan’s famous designer finish the production line.
  • Welding Line:
    The welding workshop has minivans and mini truck main two welding lines. Moreover, it has seven auxiliary welding zone and a door border region, and 86 welding. Especially, the Workshop area is 20,736 square meters and its max capacity of 250,000units per year. The production line is designed by our factory with independent intellectual property rights.
  • Painting Line:
    The total area of the painting line is 3000 square meters. Furthermore, the whole painting production line is the first-class coating line in the domestic.
  • Assembly Line:
    A total construction area of 50000 square meters. As a matter of fact, the first phase project has been completed. It is an annual output of 120000 vehicles production capacity. Besides, the assembly line has a total of 102 stations, a production platform for two shifts 200,000 units per year. Moreover, the production rhythm is 1 min/unit. The minibus, minitruck, and pickup use the same production line.

5. Classification of minibus:

As ‘’minibus‘’ literally refers to the small bus which size is bigger than microbuses but smaller than the full-size buses. So normally speaking, the size of the minibus is smaller than 8 meters (which is 26ft 3 inch) long.
Classify in seats: there are 7-8 seater minibus,19-22 seat minibus, 8-11 seat minibus, and so on. However, the most welcome seats are 18 passenger buses, 20 seater minibusses, 17 seater minibusses, 9 seat minibusses, 15 seater minibusses, 14 seater minibusses.

mini-bus VC4 interior

6. The feature of VC4:

  • The engine of 8 seater minibus: this mode engine with leading domestic level of machine performance testing equipment and strong research and development capability.
  • Interior and exterior design of VC4: the streamlined design and appearance embodying the sense of security.
  • 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 minibus is sourcing from Japanese well know the brand, load emission, low fuel consumption, low noise, and high reliability.
  • Emission levels of 8 seater minibus comply with the Euro IV standard for the global market.
  • The gearbox of 8 seater minibus is a 5-speed manual.
  • Independent suspension of 8 seater minibus, with parallel leaf spring and absorber rear, adopting the front disc rear drum brake system.
  • There are many 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 is a good choice for big family use and small business startup.

7. Introduction of KINGSTAR:

KINGSTAR Minibus was founded in 2004 and ever since has been engaged in the Minibus export business. All staffs having rich experience in automobile production and export.
Relying on aggressive marketing, innovative product design, strict quality control as well as excellent after-sales service, KINGSTAR has become a leading and professional company in the field of Chinese automobile exportation.
We are the authorized exporter of main Chinese automobile manufacturers. Basically speaking, The main business scope includes automobile production, marketing, and services. As a matter of fact, Based on the technical cooperation with the different manufacturers, our Our brand has come out to the market in the overseas market with marvelous success.

8. Packaging Details

Container: It is the cheapest and fast way. Whereas, put the minibus into a container need to do disassembly and assembly.
Bulk cargo ship: which is better for bigger construction minibus, and no need to break-bulk.
RO-RO ship: The machine drives directly into the ship and does not need to break-bulk. Flat: with cheap price and suitable for the buyer who doesn’t want to disassemble the minibus.





Overall size(LxWxH)(mm)

4,010 × 1,620 ×   1,915



Curb Weight(kg)


Gross Weight(kg)


Fuel tank capacity(L)


Seating Capacity (including driver)



Suspension (Front/ rear)

Independent  / Parallel leaf spring and absorber

Brake (Front/ rear)

Disc / Drum

Steering system

Rack and pinion, Hydraulic power   steering









63 / 6,000

Max.Torque (N.m/rpm)

127 / 4,000 – 4,400

Fuel type


Max. Speed(km/h)



5-Speeds MT


Euro IV


Radio+MP3 player USB Port

Front & rear A/C

Engine tachometer

Steel wheels + wheel covers

Alloy wheels

Manual rear view mirrors

Electric power steering

Front fog light

High-mount brake lamp

Steering column lock

Power front windows

Airbags for driver & co-driver


● : Standard   ○ : Option at additional cost   – : Not available

Note: This information is only for   reference, KINGSTAR has final explanation right.

1. How to purchase the VC4 8 seater minibus from our company?
Firstly, You can choose the model from our website. Also, you can tell our sales manager your specific requirements and we will recommend the suitable model to you. Then, after you confirm the model and price, we can sign the contract.

2. How to ensure product quality?
KINGSTAR minibus have passed the international quality system certification. You can also entrust third party individuals or organizations to inspect our products before delivery.

3. Do you have any agent in our country?
Some of the country we have agent from which you can buy our minibus directly from them. For the agent information Please refer to the agent page for details. In fact, We have already established long-term partnerships in Australia, Bolivia,Peru and Nigeria.