Volvo Buses


Specifications Volvo BZL Electric

Dimensions and weights

Chassis length (mm)


Complete bus length (mm)


Width (mm)


Permitted GVW (kg)



Electric motor, output max (kW), one/two motors


Max wheel torque (Nm), one/two motors



2-speed automated manual transmission


Roof charging: OppCharge max charge power (kW)*


CCS max charge power (kW)*


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

Energy storage

Capacity (kWh)

up to 470

Traction battery

Lithium-ion battery (NCA). Automatically temperature controlled.

Chassis including energy storage system module for roof mounting.

Axles and steering

Front axle

Volvo RFS-L

Rear axle

ZF AV133

Power steering

Electrically driven hydraulic steering


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 Control

Driver’s environment

Volvo dashboard or limited dashboard, supplemented by bodybuilder.

Dashboard moves with the steering column for height and tilt (Volvo dashboard). 

Instrument cluster, tachograph, data logging, Volvo Alcolock, outdoor temperature gauge.

Air conditioning system

Chassis prepared for various roof-mounted heating, ventilation and air conditioning units from different suppliers. High-voltage heaters come preassembled on chassis (0–24 kW).


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