Volvo Buses


Specifications Volvo 7900 Electric

Dimensions and weights

Model 12.0 m 18.0 m 18.7 m
Length (m) 12 17.8 18.5
Width (m) 2.5 2.5 2.5
Height (m) 3.3 3.3 3.3
Permitted GVW (kg) 19 500 30 000 30 000

Passenger capacity

Model 12.0 m 18.0 m 18.7 m
No. of passengers 95 150 145


Model 12.0 m 18.0 m 18.7 m
Electric motor, output max (kW) 200 2x200 2x200
Max wheel torque (Nm) 19,000 31,000 31,000 
Gearbox 2-speed automated manual transmission


Model 12.0 m 18.0 m 18.7 m
Roof charging: OppCharge and panto up (roof-mounted pantograph), max charge power (kW) 300 400 450
CCS max charge power (kW) 150 150

* Max charge power depending on configuration of the energy storage system.

Energy storage system

Model 12.0 m 18.0 m 18.7 m
Capacity (kWh) up to 470 up to 470 up to 565
Traction battery Lithium-ion battery. Automatically temperature controlled.

Axles and steering

Front axle Volvo rigid low beam axle
Rear axle ZF AV133
Steering Electrically powered hydraulic steering
Volvo Dynamic Steering as option


Brake systems Volvo disc brakes
Electronic Braking System (EBS5)
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
Acceleration Slip Regulator (ASR)
Brake blending
Hill start aid
Electronic Stability Program (ESP) as option on 12.0 m

Climate system

Model 12.0 m 18.0 m 18.7 m
Roof unit, max (kW) 25 2x25 2x25
Defroster (kW) 18 18 18
Optional separate driver AC (kW) 5.5 - -
Roof unit, heating pump / electric heater (kW) 16/40 2x16/2x40 2x16/2x40
Auxiliary heater, electric / fuel (kW) 18/16 18/23 18/23


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