New Flyer XCelsior CHARGE

St. Cloud, Minn.
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  • New Flyer has over 50 years of experience manufacturing zero-emission buses in North America, and is the only bus manufacturer to offer all three types of zero emission propulsion systems: battery-electric, fuel cell-electric and trolley-electric.
  • The New Flyer Xcelsior CHARGE battery-electric, zero-emission bus is built on the proven Xcelsior® platform. It lowers total cost of ownership over the lifetime of the bus, and completely eliminates emissions while providing a quiet, fully accessible, and comfortable ride. With over 100 million miles of experience in electric propulsion, New Flyer’s battery-electric Xcelsior CHARGE bus is built to rely on for cities focused on sustainable, efficient, and connected transportation.
  • New Flyer has more electric buses on the road than any other bus manufacturer, with 7,300 powered by electric motors and battery propulsion, of which 1,600 are zero-emission.
  • Xcelsior buses are available in 35, 40, and 60-foot lengths, with a variety of propulsions, and in 2018 New Flyer celebrated the delivery of its 10,000th Xcelsior bus.

 

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Specifications

Brakes Disc (all axles)
Exterior Height 133 in.
Length 40 ft. 2 in.
Passenger Capacity 40 seats
Transmission None (Direct Drive)
Wheelbase 283.75 in.

Canada's TransLink adding New Flyer CHARGE battery-electric buses

The buses are part of the Pan-Canadian Electric-Bus Demonstration and Integration Trial, facilitated by the Canadian Urban Transit Research and Innovation Consortium.

New Flyer opens high-tech bus part fabrication facility in Ky.

The opening follows from New Flyer’s announcement in Nov. 2017 to invest $28 million in the state.

RTC of So. Nevada adding 55 New Flyer buses

The buses represent executed options from New Flyer’s contract with RTC, which began in 2015.

NYC Transit adding 53 more New Flyer 60-foot buses

NFI has delivered more than 2,500 buses to NYCT, with over 1,100 MCI coaches and 1,400 New Flyer transit buses.

New Flyer lands 40-battery-electric-bus order from Montreal, Laval

Order is the largest ever Canadian battery-electric bus procurement to date.

New Flyer joins OppCharge to support interoperable electric bus charging

Continues company's support of global charging standards for electric buses and coaches, for both enroute- and depot-charging options.

Maryland adding 70 New Flyer clean-diesel buses

Each bus is equipped numerous safety features including security cameras, an audible safe turn alert system, and curbside and street-side turn aid lights, as well as a factory-installed driver’s barrier to increase bus operator safety.

CCW lands contract to convert 3 Calif. buses to all-electric

When completed, Montebello Bus Lines' buses will include new CCW ZEPS electric-drive systems, electric air compressors, and more.

Omaha Metro to add 18 35-foot New Flyer Xcelsior buses

The buses are also low-floor vehicles capable of “kneeling,” making the boarding process more convenient and fully accessible.

Houston METRO adding 14 New Flyer 60-foot Xcelsiors

The New Flyer Xcelsior buses have been designed for a special BRT system that improves route capacity and schedule reliability.

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