The Setra TopClass S 417

Experience Setra’s Best in Class Motorcoach

Unmistakable design, outstanding quality, and unprecedented comfort. That’s the Setra TopClass S 417. Perfect for tours and high-end charters, the S 417 brings advanced product design, onboard comfort, and environmental efficiency.

Plus, there’s innovative safety technology, like cornering lights, rain/light sensors, and the Front Collision Guard system, engineered to protect in the event of frontal impact.

The S 417 also offers premium sound, luxury seating, and a state-of-the-art cockpit. Not to mention, the eco-friendly Mercedes-Benz OM 471 engine. The result? Better fuel consumption and emissions, as well as a quieter, smoother, and more comfortable ride.


The TopClass S 417 has always been a valuable asset for operators across North America. Raising the bar for motorcoach travel everywhere, the TopClass exudes comfort, is easy to operate, and was engineered to provide the highest levels of passenger safety.

Passengers will have onboard entertainment and comfort with premium sound, luxury seating, and interior LED lighting. Plus, the state-of-the-art cockpit features a multifunction steering wheel, optimized color displays, and numerous advancements to assist the driver.

And finally, the TopClass is equipped with the Mercedes-Benz OM 471 engine, coupled with an Allison B500R automatic transmission. Together, you’ll find efficient fuel consumption and emissions, as well as a quieter, smoother, and more comfortable ride.


Advanced active and passive safety systems make the TopClass one of the safest motorcoaches on the road today. These include disc brakes on all wheels, an ABS braking system, traction control featuring Dynamic Stability Control, a rugged, weight-optimized, self-supporting frame structure, and an amazing 40-foot turning radius.

The S 417 also incorporates innovative technology to improve overall safety, like the Front Collision Guard (FCG), a unique system that protects passengers in the event of frontal impact. Paired with comprehensive testing and validation processes – including computer simulations and crash-tests under real-life conditions – these coaches set the bar in travel safety.

Contributing to unparalleled safety, the S 417 comes standard with cornering lights and rain/light sensors that automatically activate headlights or windshield wipers when required, as well as docking lights that facilitate parking and baggage loading at night and in tight spaces.


The TopClass transforms travel into a one-of-a-kind experience for your passengers. The premium, ergonomically designed Voyage Supreme luxury seats with integrated seatbelts are just the beginning to a relaxed tour. Advanced technological features, including LED reading lights and aisle lighting, a premium sound system, and many customized options make for charters not soon forgotten.

Just some of the exclusive features found on the TopClass include, large panoramic windows, a TopSky glass roof option, refined lighting, a superior HVAC system, individual service sets, an optimized lavatory, and European designs. These features make traveling in a Setra TopClass a first-class experience.

Behind the scenes, there’s the independent front and tag axle suspension, passive steering tag axles, and an optimized steering geometry design. Each one contributing to one of the most comfortable rides available.

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