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.

New York MTA names new COO

As COO, Mario Péloquin will be responsible for day-to-day coordination of operations, and leading the MTA’s team of agency presidents.

Nova Bus launches new fully-electric LFSe+

The new LFSe+ integrates the proven traction motor and power electronics from BAE Systems.

Brampton Transit orders electric buses from New Flyer, Nova Bus

Completes first phase of plan to deploy electric buses in several Canadian cities, including Brampton, Vancouver, and York Region.

BAE Systems delivers 10,000th electric-drive system

The Toronto Transit Commission took delivery of the milestone vehicle, which is built in partnership with Nova Bus.

Prevost opens new service center in Orlando

Technicians are factory trained to work on Prevost, Nova Bus, and Volvo motorcoaches, as well as other motorcoach brands.

Nova Bus lands 82-bus order from OC Transpo

Vehicles will replace retiring fleet, with deliveries expected in 2019.

Nova's LFSe first electric bus to pass Altoona Testing

The model stood out as especially durable and reliable, completing the required 15,000 miles in a record time of 195 days.

Nova Bus wins 'Public Choice' award

The award recognizes the Montreal City Mobility project as part of which Nova designed and delivered three full-electric buses and two quick-charge stations.

Nova Bus lands largest North American bus order

The five-year contract, covering the period from 2020 to 2024, calls for the delivery of 497 40-foot hybrid buses LFS HEV and up to 1,028 vehicles on option.

Nova bus lands five-year contract to supply RTS buses

The contract calls for an initial base order of up to 15 diesel-fueled, 40-foot buses, with up to a total of 85 over the life of the contract.

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