- Streamlined roof to accommodate additional battery packs
- Reduced height to cover even more routes
- Upgraded lights and windshield for increased visibility
- New shocks for enhanced maneuvering
- Advanced ride height system for faster kneeling
- More ergonomic driver area for greater comfort
Built for Scale
- Enhanced manufacturability for scaled production
- Greater commonality across 35-foot and 40-foot platforms
- Additional front charge port for flexible charging setup
Take a Virtual Tour of the ZX5 Electric Bus
Proterra ZX5 vehicles aren’t just clean and quiet. They’re also far more economical than conventional transit vehicles. Imagine not having to maintain an engine, fuel system, cooling system or exhaust system. With Proterra, all that effort and expense is a thing of the past. Combining significantly lower maintenance costs with the stable cost of electricity and exceptional fuel economy delivering up to
25 MPGe, our customers have the potential to achieve over
$400,000 in operational savings per vehicle.
Request Your Route Analysis
Experts on the Proterra team perform detailed route simulations and total cost of ownership analyses to help you match the on-board energy storage and drivetrain configuration to your route requirements, total daily mileage, and layover options. Request your route analysis to find out which ZX5 vehicle is best for your transit needs.