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C6 Electric Motor Coach

Ride in style with zero emissions.

SAVINGS

Lower fuel and maintenance costs lead to a lower total cost of ownership than diesel or CNG.

SAFE BATTERIES

BYD’s revolutionary Iron-Phosphate Batteries are completely non-toxic and safe even in the most extreme conditions.

HEALTHY COMMUNITIES

Creating no air pollution and using quiet electric motors, BYD buses improve quality of life wherever they operate.

12-YEAR WARRANTY

With the industry’s longest warranty, BYD batteries require no replacement during their standard service life.

Tech Specs (2016 Model)

Dimensions

Length
Width
Height
Wheelbase
Curb Weight
Gross Weight
Seats
Wheelchair Positions

23.2 ft
81.1 in
111.8 in
156.8 in
12,456 lbs
16,424 lbs
16 + 1
2 on street side

Performance

Top Speed
Max Gradeability
Range
Turning Radius
Approach/Departure Angle

62 mph
25%
124 miles
25.9 ft
15° / 12.1°

Chassis

Front Axle
Rear Axle
Suspension
Brakes
Tires

ZF
BYD in-wheel drive axle
Air suspension
Front & rear brakes, ABS, Regenerative braking
215/75 R17.5

Powertrain

Motor Type
Max Power
Max Torque
Battery Type
Battery Capacity
Charging Capacity
Charging Time

AC Synchronous
125 kW x 2
550 N•m x 2
Iron Phosphate
128 kWh
40 kW x 2
3–4h

Note: 1. All information based on the latest data available. Final specs subject to change at production. 2. Initial capacity shown. Numbers may decrease with time and use. 3. Battery age and outside ambient temperature affect charging times.