New Flyer XCelsior CHARGE

St. Cloud, Minn.
See All Buses

  • 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.

 

www.newflyer.com

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.

California operator orders 7 New Flyer battery-electric buses

Purchase will help VVTA toward agency goal of 100% electric public transit by 2040.

New Flyer to provide 10 60-foot buses for ABQ Ride

The city issued a recommendation of award for 60-foot, articulated, five-door clean diesel buses to New Flyer under a 2016 solicitation.

New Flyer cuts ribbon on Alabama facility expansion

Adds an additional 76,000 square feet of space, bringing the total campus to nearly 400,000 square feet of manufacturing capacity. 

ARBOC's Spirit of Equess passes Altoona Testing

Currently available in diesel or compressed natural gas propulsions, the vehicle offers many of the capabilities of a heavy-duty bus, but retains all the benefits of a mid-level vehicle.

New Flyer unveils advanced bus kneel, smart leveling system

Uses intelligent kneeling with variable-height capability to minimize slope difference between a low-floor ramp and the bus floor.

King County Metro launches 4 New Flyer battery-electric buses

The agency made a firm commitment to reach full zero-emission fleet status no later than 2040.

MCI, New Flyer host IMG at Vehicle Innovation Center

Members are the first private sector transportation operators to visit the VIC which opened last October.

New Flyer signs electrification accord to accelerate U.S. tech adoption

Outlines how transportation electrification can be advanced to benefit utility customers and all forms of transportation.

The Rapid adding 16 New Flyer articulated buses

The buses will support Grand Rapids’ second new BRT line, with funding provided by the FTA and the Michigan DOT.

Top BusCon 2018 tweets

A look at some of the highlights from BusCon 2018, which was held in Indianapolis Oct. 1 to 3.

 

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher

Automotive Fleet

The Car and truck fleet and leasing management magazine

Business Fleet

managing 10-50 company vehicles

Fleet Financials

Executive vehicle management

Government Fleet

managing public sector vehicles & equipment

TruckingInfo.com

THE COMMERCIAL TRUCK INDUSTRY’S MOST IN-DEPTH INFORMATION SOURCE

Work Truck Magazine

The number 1 resource for vocational truck fleets

Schoolbus Fleet

Serving school transportation professionals in the U.S. and Canada

LCT Magazine

Global Resource For Limousine and Bus Transportation