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K9s Electric Transit Bus

Cleanest and Quietest 35ft transit bus you’ve ever seen.

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

35.8 ft
101.6 in.
133.9 in.
222.8 in.
29,217 lbs.
40,786 lbs.
Up to 32+1
2 ADA compliant

Performance

Top Speed
Max Gradeability
Range
Turning Radius
Approach/Departure Angle

62.1 mph
≥18%
≥230 miles
42.7 ft
9° / 9°

Chassis

Front Axle
Rear Axle
Suspension
Brakes
Tires

ZF low floor beam axle RL75A
BYD in-wheel drive axle
Air suspension (with Mechanical)
Front & rear brakes, ABS, Regenerative braking
305/70 R 22.5

Powertrain

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

AC Synchronous
100 kW x 2
550 N•m x 2
Iron Phosphate
350 kWh
40 kW x 2
2h

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.