06 Jun '16, 4pm

@XLHybrids and ARBOC SV unveil hybrid-electric, low-floor shuttle bus

@XLHybrids and ARBOC SV unveil hybrid-electric, low-floor shuttle bus

XL Hybrids Inc. introduced the first-of-its-kind hybrid-electric low-floor shuttle bus with ARBOC Specialty Vehicles . The GM cutaway buses upfitted with XL3® Hybrid Electric Drive System are uniquely designed to meet ARBOC’s stringent specifications to optimize accessibility for paratransit and compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). In addition, the XL3 technology supports fleets’ sustainability efforts by lowering carbon dioxide emissions as much as 20%. “This was truly an innovative collaboration with ARBOC,” said Clay Siegert, co-founder and chief operating officer of XL Hybrids. “We configured our fleet hybrid electrification solution for low-floor shuttle buses that are not only ADA-compliant, but also propel green initiatives for commercial and municipal fleets.” Related: XL Hybrids introduces cloud-based fleet analytics system The XL3 hybrid sys...

Full article: http://www.metro-magazine.com/accessibility/news/713647/x...

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