ARBOC Low Floor Buses

ARBOC Specialty Vehicles are the Pioneer of Low Floor Bus technology. Riders no longer need to struggle with bus steps when entering a commercial or transit bus. ARBOC Specialty Vehicles provide a single, non-discriminatory patented angled and accessible entrance-way allowing every passenger, including wheelchair and power scooter riders, easy, random, access.

ARBOC offers three industry Low Floor Buses that are leaders in their market; Spirit of Mobility, Spirit of Freedom, and Spirit of Liberty. Each bus offers the benefit of speed of service, a quality ride, passenger dignity, safety, and true random access. With such rider benefits, it’s no wonder why ARBOC is the ideal ADA compliant bus available on the market.

A-Z Bus Sales is the exclusive dealer for ARBOC Specialty Vehicles, serving the Southern and Northern California markets.We are committed to provide safe and reliable transportation solutions that add value to our customer’s purpose, and exceed their expectations.

To view a demo of one of the ARBOC buses or for more information and pricing call us or complete the form on this page.

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Spirit of Mobility

  • Seating capacity: theater seating, up to 23 passengers, gas (21 passengers, diesel)
  • Wheelchair capacity, up to 8
  • Vortec 6.0L gas engine, (Optional Duramax 6.6L diesel)
  • Built on G-Van Cut-Away Chassis
  • 6 speed Automatic transmission
  • Altoona Tested – 7 Years/2000,000 miles
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Spirit of Liberty

  • Seating Capacity: Up to 37 passengers
  • Wheelchair capacity, up to 6 wheelchair positions, 54″ in length
  • Engine – Cummins ISB 6.7L Diesel
  • Chassis – Freightliner Custom Chassis-XBA
  • Transmission – Allison B220 Heavy Duty 6-Speed Automatic
  • Low Floor Throughout Passenger Area (No Steps)

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To request a quote or for additional information on an ARBOC Low Floor Bus, complete the form below. Or call us at SoCal 800-437-5522 / NorCal 800-458-6363. A sales manager will contact you shortly.

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Specifications
Base Chassis
Ford F-550 (regular cab)
GVWR
17,500 - 19,500 lbs
Minimum Wheelbase
217 in
Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE)
Level 2 (6.6 kW, 13.2 kW optional)

DC Fast Charge (up to 80 kW)

Connector J1772 CCS-1 Combo
All Electric Range*
100 miles
Battery Capacity
122 kWh
Charge Time
(Level 2 at 6.6 kW)

15.5 hours

(DC Fast Charge at up to 80 kW)

2 hours
Maximum Speed
65 mph (electronically limited)
Peak Power
241 HP (180 kW)
Torque Rating (after transmission)
811 lb-ft (1100 Nm)
Warranty
• Base Chassis: Ford standard warranty

• EV Conversion: Lightning Systems standard warranty

(Powertrain and battery 5 year / 60,000 miles)
Analytics
• Preventive Maintenance • Range Analysis • Driver Behavior
Specifications
Base Chassis
Ford E-450 Shuttle, Cutaway, Stripped Chassis
GVWR
14,500 lbs
Minimum Wheelbase
176 in
Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE)
Level 2 (6.6 kW) and Level 3 (up to 80 kW) with J1772 CCS-1 Combo
Efficiency
61 MPGe / EPA City and 66 MPGe / EPA Highway
All Electric Range*
80 miles     |     120 miles
Battery Capacity
86 kWh     |     129 kWh
Charge Time
(Level 2)

11.25 hours     |       16.75 hours

(DC Fast Charge)

1.5 hour          |        2.25 hours
Payload and Passenger Capacity**
7,980 lbs     |       7,200 lbs

(Weight of body is part of total payload)
Maximum Speed
65 mph (electronically limited)
Peak Power
241 HP (180 kW)
Torque Rating (after transmission)
790 lb-ft (1071 Nm)
Warranty
• Base Chassis: Ford standard warranty

• EV Conversion: Lightning Systems standard warranty

(Powertrain and battery 5 year / 60,000 miles)
Analytics
• Preventive Maintenance • Range Analysis • Driver Behavior
Specifications
Base Chassis
Ford Transit 350HD Passenger Van
GVWR
10,360 lbs
Minimum Wheelbase
148 in
Electric Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE)
Level 2 (6.6 kW) and Level 3 (up to 80 kW) with J1772 CCS Combo
Efficiency
61 MPGe / EPA City and 66 MPGe / EPA Highway
All Electric Range*
60 miles     |     120 miles
Battery Capacity
43 kWh     |     86 kWh
Charge Time
5.5 hours (Level 2)     |       11.25 hours (Level 2)

1 hour (Level 3)           |       1.5 hours (Level 3)
Payload and Passenger Capacity**
15 passengers including driver
Maximum Speed
65 mph (electronically limited)
Peak Power
215 HP (160 kW)
Torque Rating (after transmission)
733 lb-ft (994 Nm)
Warranty
• Base Chassis: Ford standard warranty

• EV Conversion: Lightning Systems standard warranty

(Powertrain and battery 5 year / 60,000 miles)
Analytics
• Preventive Maintenance • Range Analysis • Driver Behavior

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