The eBUS-12 pure electric bus is another masterpiece of BYD's in the field of electrified transportation. The eBUS-12 is 12 meters long, and the whole design is oriented around ease of customer transport. The specially designed in-wheel drive and the electronically controlled air suspension makes the eBUS-12 with low-floor and ample space to allow easy passenger loading and unloading. The front windscreen occupies 2/3 of the front face of the bus for maximum viewing and safety. The silver body with black side windows gives the eBUS-12 an elegant exterior, while the interior boasts exquisite adjustable leather seating for driver plus high-quality red and black leather seats for passengers. Carefully engineered sound insulation for a quiter cabin experience.
As BYD's first pure electric bus, the eBUS-12 employs many advanced technologies developed by BYD itself. For example, The "Fe" battery. used on eBUS-12 is non-polluting, and the chemical materials contained in the battery can be recycled. The solar cells installed on top of eBUS-12 can supply more power to supplement the Fe battery. Also, the trip computer information to the driver to make the driver clear about every working condition while driving.
The eBUS-12 is able to run 155 miles on a single charge in urban condition(without solar contribution), more than enough for daily public transportation. The energy consumption of the eBUS-12 is less than 100 kWh per 60 miles.
The eBUS-12 can be fully charged in 3 hours or 6 hours with two different chargers.
Unitary construction body, 4-wheel disc brake, ABS, and ASR deliver passengers with standard safety elements. Three passenger doors with low-entry and special footplates for wheelchair access, non-step inside gives the eBUS-12 most practical use of space.