school buses

Vision Electric

Up to 130 Miles on a Single Charge
Up to 33,000 lbs GVWR
3000
Up to 77 Passengers
50

Shockingly Amazing

As both pioneer and leader in alternative fuel vehicles, Blue Bird was first to market with electric school buses in 1994.

Battery Tech

With advances in battery technology, Blue Bird can now offer efficient and affordable electric-powered buses. The reliable drivetrain systems offered in our Blue Bird Vision bus follows the long-standing tradition of Blue Bird quality.

Go Further with up to 130 miles in a single charge. Buses can be charged overnight, obtaining a full charge in 6-8 hours.

Grant Incentives

Specifically for electric school buses which could help to make purchase acquisition more affordable.

Temperature Control

Our electric buses have excellent temperature control, delivering great performance in many weather conditions.

Low Maintenance Costs

Less parts means less maintenance. Blue Bird's electric buses have lower maintenance costs than traditional buses.

Zero Emissions

Zero emissions means cleaner air for our children.

We offer an electric bus for every application!

Up to 77
 
27″ Wide x 78″ High/ Double “full view” outward opening
 
96″
 
90 3/4″
 
Varies by floor plan
 
252″/273″
 
 25 3/4″
 
77″
 
123″
 
TM4® SUMOtm
 
11R22.5 (G)
Air brakes 5” front and 7”rear, optional hydraulic brakes
 
Front: 10,000 lb. parabolic springs
Rear: 23,000 lb. leaf springs
 
Tilt & telescoping steering column
 
Front: 10,000 lb
Rear: 23,000 lb
 
Up to 33,000 lbs
 
Batteries
155 kWh Li-ION NMC/ G cell
 
Up to 130 miles
 
Standard CCS1 connector with AC and DC Fast Charging capabilities:
– Level 2 charging in approx. 8hrs
– Level 3 (DCFC) charging in approx.
 
50 Degrees
 
Cummins PowerDrive 7000