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.

B.C. Transit adding 68 New Flyer CNG Xcelsiors

The announcement follows the July launch of BC Transit’s low carbon program.

Pace to add 75 clean-diesel New Flyer buses

The new fleet will replace older buses currently in operation, while growing the agency’s service footprint to support its Vision 2020 strategic plan.

Connecticut DOT adding 50 New Flyer clean-diesel buses

The new buses, operating under the CTtransit name, replace older vehicles in the fleet with newer, more fuel-efficient buses.

Omaha Metro adding 10 New Flyer CNG buses

The order bolsters its vision to reduce greenhouse gas emissions while supporting the launch of its new BRT route known.

MBTA celebrates launch of first battery-electric buses

The BEBs are powered by both rear-axle and center-axle electric motors to enhance safe operation during the winter months.

New York's CDTA to add 40-foot New Flyer battery-electric buses

The company's Infrastructure Solutions™ was also selected to provide and commission four Siemens direct-current depot chargers.

LA Metro receives first zero-emission electric bus for Orange Line

The 60-foot articulated bus,  manufactured by New Flyer, is the first of 40 electric buses from the company slated to arrive in the next year.

New Flyer names new VP, quality and continuous improvement

James Pastor will have oversight across all New Flyer business operations.

Trinity Metro to add 4 35-foot New Flyer Xcelsior CHARGE buses

The zero-emission buses support a new route called The Dash.

CARB, SunLine celebrate first hydrogen fuel-cell bus to use HVIP voucher program

The incentive state discount voucher program, HVIP, offers deep discounts on clean vehicles to small business owners and transit agencies.

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