Gillig, Cummins Electric Bus Available
By Mike Osenga22 May 2019
Gillig LLC and Cummins Inc. have announced that the Gillig zero-emission battery electric bus, powered by Cummins, is now available.
The zero-emission battery electric bus incorporates the Cummins electrified powertrain, which features remote diagnostics and over-the-air connectivity and is backed by Cummins’ support network and service training programs. The bus initially incorporates the standard 444 kWh battery capacity (six packs) and supports charging interoperability via industry standards. Variants will include a 35 ft. version and opportunity charging.
Gillig is taking orders for the Cummins-powered battery electric bus at sales@Gillig.com.
Derek Maunus, Gillig president and CEO said, “with more than 200 years of combined experience, Gillig and Cummins have a long history of collaborating to adopt new technologies and innovate power solutions for transit applications. This new offering is continued evidence of our commitment to do so.”