K7M - 30' Transit Bus
Dimensions
  • Length 30.7 ft
  • Width 95.7 in
  • Height 128 in
  • Wheelbase 195.2 in
  • Curb Weight 23,545 lbs
  • Gross Weight 31,967 lbs
  • Seats Up to 22 + 1
  • Wheelchair Positions 2 ADA compliant
Performance
  • Top Speed 56 mph (90km / h)
  • Working Range Up to 158 miles (254)
  • Turning Radius 30.2 ft
  • Approach Angle ≥ 8.6°
  • Departure Angle ≥ 8.6°
Chassis
  • Front Axle ZF
  • Rear Axle BYD in-wheel drive axle
  • Suspension Air suspension with mechanical leveling valves
  • Brakes Front & rear disc-brakes, ABS
  • Tires 285/70R19.5
Powertrain
  • Motor Type AC/DC Asynchronous Motor 3 Phase
  • Max Power 90 kW×2
  • Max Torque 400 N·m×2
  • Battery Type BYD LFP Battery
  • Battery Capacity 215 kWh
  • Charging Capacity 150 kW
  • Charging Time (AC / DC)
    2.5 - 3 hrs / 1.5-2 hrs
  • (Overhead / Inductive)
    1.5 - 2 hrs / 2-2.5 hrs

Model: Transit Bus

K7M

30' ELECTRIC BUS

Gross Weight /
31,967 lbs

Top Speed /
56 MPH

Tires /
285 / 70 R19.5

Charging /
2.5-3HRS

The 30’ K7M is BYD’s top-selling model for universities and corporate campuses, shuttling students and workers in quiet comfort. It performs well in smaller cities, at airports, performing arts venues and parking structures.

World's Safest EV Batteries

BYD’s lithium iron phosphate batteries are the industry’s safest, longest-lasting and most versatile power source. Founded as a battery company in 1995, BYD has established itself as one of the world’s largest battery manufacturers and produces the world’s safest battery technology.

Charging Capabilities

BYD’s Battery-electric buses can meet all of our customers’ charging needs. From wireless charging, overhead charging, to ac or dc charging—BYD buses can do it all.

Leasing

BYD launched the first electric bus leasing program of its kind in the United States in partnership with Generate Capital, Inc., a leading financier, owner, and operator of distributed infrastructure. This pioneering lease program can help public and private sector clients accelerate the adoption of battery-powered electric buses by reducing upfront costs.

Charging

BYD’s Battery-electric buses can meet all of our customers’ charging needs. From wireless charging, overhead charging, to ac or dc charging—BYD buses can do it all.

Safety

BYD offers four low-floor transit buses with FTA Altoona certification. The rigorous testing Altoona tests confirmed their structural durability, reliability, maintainability, and, safety. Models passing the Altoona testing include the 30-foot K7M, the 35-foot K8M, the 40-foot K9M, and the 60-foot articulated K11M.

Leasing

BYD launched the first electric bus leasing program of its kind in the United States in partnership with Generate Capital, Inc., a leading financier, owner, and operator of distributed infrastructure. This pioneering lease program can help public and private sector clients accelerate the adoption of battery-powered electric buses by reducing upfront costs.

Easy financing

The innovative BYD leasing program offers flexible financing options that are tailored to your needs. With a lower total cost of ownership than diesel or CNG, it has never made more sense to electrify your fleet.

BATTERY TECHNOLOGY

BYD’s unique iron-phosphate batteries are the safest in the industry and come with a standard 12-year warranty, ensuring that you never have to pay for battery replacement during the service life of the bus.

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