BYD K9S 36-ft. Electric Transit Bus

Los Angeles, CA
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BYD’s 35-ft Battery-Electric Transit Bus is the first of its kind in service worldwide. Utilizing BYD’s proprietary Iron-Phosphate battery, this quiet-running vehicle produces zero emissions, integrates easily with any existing fleet and meets roughly 80% of urban Transit system needs with a range of 145 miles on a single charge.This 35-ft Battery-Electric Transit Bus is manufactured at the BYD Factory in California, and is compliant with FMVSS, CMVSS, ADA and “Buy America” regulations.

Exhibiting at BusCon, Booth #501.

www.byd.com

Specifications

Battery Capacity 350 kWh
Brakes Front & rear brakes, ABS,Regenerative braking
Curb Weight 29,217 lbs.
Engine AC synchronous motor
Exterior Height 133.9 in. 
Exterior Width 101.6 in.
Fuel Options Electric
GVWR 40,786 lbs. 
Length 35.8 ft.
Seating Capacity Up to 32+1
Suspension Air suspension (with mechanical)
Turning Radius 42.7 ft.
Wheelbase 222.8 in.
Charge Power 80 kW
Battery Pack Iron-phosphate
Charge Time 2 hours
Range Over 230 mi.

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