Nova Bus Nova LFS

Plattsburgh, N.Y.
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  • The interior layout of the LFS can be customized to suit each customer’s specific needs; emphasizing accessibility and passenger flow.
  • The unique design, exclusive stainless steel structure and composite outside skin panels contribute to reducing lifecycle costs.
  • Also available in 60-foot articulated model.
  • Supported by the Prevost Parts & Service Network.


Brakes ABS all-wheel disc brakes with traction control
Engine ULSD: Cummins ISL 8.9 280 HP; Hybrid: Cummins ISL 8.9 280 HP or Cummins ISB 6.7; 280 HP Natural Gas: Cummins ISL 8.9 280 HP
Exterior Height 126 in. with A/C
Floor Composite
Fuel Options ULSD, hybrid, natural gas
Fuel Capacity 125 gal.; hybrid: 125 gal.; Natural Gas: 18.765 SFC (9 tanks, type 3)
Headroom 93 in. excluding rear axle; 74 in. over rear axle
Length 40 ft.
Passenger Capacity 41 seated/80 seated & standing
Transmission ULSD: ZF EcoLife (6 speed), Allison B400R (6 speed) or Voith D864.5E (4 speed); Hybrid: Allison H 40 EP BAE HDS200
Wheelbase 244 in.

Nova Bus names new VP for North American Sales

In his 25 years of experience, Ray Little has held several executive-level positions at the firms where he has worked.

NYC to add 180 new articulated buses to fleet

Will award two contracts totaling $150 million to New Flyer and Nova Bus for the wheelchair-accessible, low-floor, 60-foot articulated buses that will feature visibility improvements for bus operators.

Prevost adds 3 Parts & Service Centers to network

The new locations bring the total of Prevost owned and operated service centers to 14, nearly double the size of the largest competitor network. In addition, the service network is supported by more than 150 certified Volvo Truck locations.

Nova Bus designing vehicles to handle city’s toughest challenges

From standard 40-foot buses to high-capacity articulated BRT vehicles, clean diesel to hybrid-electric, and from 100% electric to natural gas propulsion, Nova buses have the capacity to respond to any type of service demand at any time.

Prevost, Nova taps new VP, service

Guy French takes the helm following the retirement of long-time leader, Clay Flynt, who departed the role at the after 33 years with the Volvo Group, including 10 as Prevost Aftermarket VP/GM.

Prevost opens San Francisco Bay Area service center

The Bay Area location, which opened August 1, is a full-service facility, staffed by factory-trained technicians servicing Prevost, Nova Bus®, and Volvo® coaches, as well as other brands.

VIA debuts first of 400-plus new CNG buses

The new 40-foot buses, manufactured by Nova Bus, feature a 67-passenger capacity.

York Region Transit to take part in Canadian battery-electric bus demo

Will purchase six electric-powered heavy-duty transit buses from  New Flyer Industries and Nova Bus, with overhead-charging stations being designed and manufactured by Siemens and ABB Group.

Brampton Transit to be part of electric bus demonstration project

Will work with two Canadian transit vehicle manufacturers (New Flyer Industries and Nova Bus) and two charging station manufacturers (ABB Group and Siemens Canada) to deploy up to 10 electric buses and four overhead electric charging stations that plug into an open protocol known as the OppCharge protocol.

Nova Bus, ABB partner for electric bus, charger delivery to N. America

The ABB DC fast charger, with the associated systems, is based on the common interface, which allows charging stations and electrified buses from different manufacturers to be used together.

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