Type D Electric School Bus
Dimensions
  • Length 36.23 ft / 38.5 ft / 40.5
  • Width ft
  • Height 101.6 in
  • Wheelbase 131.5 in
  • Curb Weight 274 in
  • Gross Weight 28,880 lbs
  • GWR 39,153 lbs
  • Seats Up to 84 + 1
Performance
  • Top Speed 65 mph
  • Working Range Up to 155 miles
  • Turning Radius 34.33 ft / 35.37 ft /
  • Approach Angle ≥ 37.8 ft
  • Departure Angle ≥ 8.3°
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 305 / 70 R22.5
Powertrain
  • Motor Type AC Synchronous
  • Max Power 150 kW X2
  • Max Torque 550 N•m x 2
  • Battery Type Iron Phosphate
  • Battery Capacity 274 Kwh or 300 Kwh Overall Capacity
  • Charging Capacity 19.2 kW / 110 kW / 40
  • Charging Time kW

Model: School Bus

Type D

36' School Bus

Gross Weight /
39,153 lbs

Top Speed /
65 MHP

Tires /
305 / 70 R22.5

Max Power /
150 kW x2

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

From battery-chemistry to the engineering and construction of our buses BYD puts safety at the forefront. Our buses undergo rigorous testing for structural durability, reliability, maintainability, and safety.

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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