A zero-emission, low-floor electric bus
With zero emissions, smart mobility, lower operating costs, and compatible charging systems, the Equess CHARGE™ is a low-floor electric bus that meets tomorrow’s needs today. This shuttle bus incorporates the proven battery-electric technology from New Flyer® that is deployed in thousands of North American bus fleets. This low-floor electric bus can accommodate up to 33 seated passengers and six wheelchairs with no steps throughout! Equal access for everyone is guaranteed thanks to a 1:6 ramp slope and a 39″ entrance door opening for passengers needing extra assistance and wheelchair accessibility. The Equess CHARGE™is the perfect transportation solution for shuttle or public transit operators seeking to build out their electric bus fleet.
Standard Features and Upgrade Options
- Black steel bumper (front & rear)
- GerFlor Sirius anthracite gray with 14″ coving
- Solid framed windows
- Advertising racks – interior (ducted)
- USSC 9210MLX driver seat with integrated lap and shoulder belt
- Seat cover – Level 1
- Citi seat cover – Level 1
- One standard door
- Wheelchair accessibility: fold over ramp; 32″ wide (813 mm), 1:6 slope
- NFI Connect™ customizable performance dashboard
- T-slider windows
- Solid frameless windows (with blackout mullions)
- Seat cover – Level 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6
- Citi seat cover – Level 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6
- USSC G2 driver seat with air ride suspension with a wide back and 3-chamber lumbar support
Backed by a 3 year / 80,000 km warranty.
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Base Model Specifications
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|Type of floor||Low-floor||Low-floor|
|Model||Equess CHARGE||Equess CHARGE|
|Chassis||ARBOC Specialty Vehicles, LLC chassis||ARBOC Specialty Vehicles, LLC chassis|
|Engine||SIEMENS ELFA3 electric drive system||SIEMENS ELFA3 electric drive system|
|Overall Length||30′ 8″ / 9.2 m||35′ 5″ / 10.7 m|
|Wheelbase||196″ / 4.85 m||259″ / 6.45 m|
|GVWR (lb.)||33,000 / 14,968 kg||33,000 / 14,968 kg|
|Overall width||121.5″ / 3.09 m||121.5″ / 3.09 m|
|Overall height||120″ / 3.04 m||120″ / 3.04 m|
|Interior width||97″ / 2.46 m||97″ / 2.46 m|
|Warranty||3 years / 80,000 km (see more info on the brochure)||3 years / 80,000 km (see more info on the brochure)|
|**Other fuel options available||n/a||n/a|
*All passenger capacities are references and subject to final weight analysis. Various passenger configurations are available.
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