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maximum gross (loaded)

(Maximum) Laden weight The weight of a vehicle including its load. The maximum laden weight is the maximum total weight allowed.

Minibuses

A minibus or minicoach is a passenger carrying motor vehicle that is designed to carry more people than a minivan, but fewer people than a full-size bus. Minibuses have a seating capacity of between 8 and 30 seats. Larger minibuses may be called midibuses or light buses. Minibuses are typically front-engined step entrance vehicles, although low floor minibuses do exist.

MPV

Multi-purpose vehicle, a type of automobile also known as a minivan (people carrier)