2023-10-19 The brands` buses will be featured on the stand of the Caio Group, which has major manufacturers in the public transport segment on its roster of companies.

Caio, a manufacturer of city buses, and Busscar, a manufacturer of charter, tour and road buses, are taking part in the 22nd edition of the Urban Mobility Congress - ANTP Arena 2023, the organization`s first in-person event in four years.
Considered one of the most relevant in the segment, the congress takes place from October 24th to 26th at the Transamérica Expo Center in Sao Paulo. The ANTP Arena will feature an extensive agenda, with discussion panels and an exhibitors` fair linked to the sector.
“It`s the Group`s premise to take part in conferences that promote improvements and innovations in public transport, mobilizing players in the segment. We need to combine environmental sustainability with gains for the environment, the community and our customers, today and in the future,`` says Paulo Ruas, CEO and commercial vice-president of the Caio Group.
Smart mobility in the spotlight
Caio and Busscar have more than 77 years of expertise in the production of bodies in their DNA, which combine quality, durability, technology and attributes that optimize day-to-day operations. At the stand, the highlight is the brand`s products, which will be on display for visitors to see.
“A stand was designed with an exclusive layout, structured to integrate companies, our customers and business partners, the press, as well as our products and services. The space has a meeting room and a reception for visitors. It will be a pleasure to welcome everyone to this opportunity to exchange experiences, do business and socialize!``, invites Tânia Pires de Souza, corporate communications and marketing manager for the Caio Group.
Participation of the Caio Group`s industrial vice-president in the panel on the bus industry in Brazil
The Caio Group will be represented by its industrial vice-president Maurício Lourenço da Cunha, in a panel that will take place on October 25th, in the Main Auditorium of the ANTP Arena. The topic will be ``The bus industry in Brazil``, which will mainly discuss the impacts of the tax reform.
About Caio
The Caio eMillennium that will be demonstrated at the event is a body developed with Brazilian technology, exclusively for battery-powered chassis.
It features modular LED lights, which can be used on both sides of the vehicle, as well as tripartite front and rear bumpers, which make it easier to replace and maintain parts. The power station has optimized space to accommodate the components, making it easier to organize them and carry out the necessary checks.
Sustainable, the vehicle is equipped with items made of polymer, a 100% recyclable material that provides high durability, robustness and a superior finish. It has on-board technology items such as USB sockets for charging mobile devices.
In keeping with Caio’s up-to-date product portfolio, the eMillenium’s interior lounge is more spacious, with ergonomic and comfortable armchairs, upholstered in material that that is easy to clean and maintain.
Playing an active role in promoting electromobility in Brazil, Caio provides full support to its customers, offering agility and excellence in technical assistance, spare parts, as well as providing warranty, operation and maintenance manuals.
About Busscar
Since it was incorporated into the Caio Group, Busscar has actively participated in events in the segment throughout Brazil.
The Vissta Buss 365, launched in the first half of 2023, will be on display at the stand. The model, suitable for medium- and long-distance trips, is part of the new NB1 Busscar family, which brings attributes such as magnificence, sturdiness and the unique comfort of the brand`s products, as well as lots of technology, safety and quality.
The Vissta Buss 365 has a front light cluster and full LED headlights, side lighting and a rear-view mirror with an aerodynamic design for greater visibility. It has a wider luggage rack and individualized modular light cluster, which optimizes maintenance and replacement, without the need to change the whole set.
The interior lounge has a superior finish, with a new concept for the composition of walkways between the corridor and the seat area, giving the space a more contemporary look. Busscar`s signature seats have new upholstery, are equipped with a USB smart plugs and retractable seat belts.