BYD will supply three eBUS-12 units, two DC charging stations and technical support in the first quarter of 2012. These electric buses will be used as shuttles at Frankfurt’s Airport and Public transportation routes to the Gateway Gardens in Frankfurt.
Equipped with its lithium iron phosphate battery pack, the eBUS can travel up to 250 km (155 miles) in range per charge. The BYD eBUS has been used in Shenzhen and Changsha, China fleets for several months. 200 more units of the Ebus-12 will be delivered to the Universiade Shenzhen 2011 by August 2011.