Thomas Built Buses has been moving the industry forward for more than 100 years. Now we’re driving it in a whole new way with the Saf-T-Liner® C2 Jouley™ electric bus.

The C2 Jouley is emissions-free, noise pollution-free and fossil fuel-free, helping you save operating costs, and maybe even the planet.

Ideal for in-town routes, the Saf-T-Liner C2 Jouley electric bus is the latest chapter to providing proven, sustainable solutions today. And tomorrow.

Passenger Capacity
Up to 81

Range
Up to 135 miles

Charge Time
Nominal charge in 2-3 hours at a DC charging station*

Battery Energy
Up to 220 kWh power

Electric System
DC Power

  • 295 peak horsepower
  • 0-60 mph acceleration in 49 seconds depending on final drive rear axle ratio
  • Standard SAE J1772 charging protocol
  • Over-the-air battery management software updates
  • Power-Save/Economy mode to extend range when required
  • Bilateral vehicle-to-grid capability
  • 2-speed transmission
  • Liquid cooled battery pack

Proterra Batteries

Proterra Battery

Founded in 2004, Proterra is a leader in the design and manufacture of zero-emission, heavy-duty EVs and charging systems. The proof? Proterra has sold hundreds of battery-electric transit buses across the U.S. and Canada, and its batteries and drivetrains have proven performance through well over ten million miles in service.

Designed by an engineering team with deep automotive expertise in ground-up EV design and platform adaptation, Proterra® batteries check all the boxes:

SAFE

  • Designed specifically for safe operation in heavy-duty transportation
  • Enclosed in ballistic-grade materials that can withstand the toughest conditions
  • Rigorously tested and third-party validated

SMART

  • Liquid-cooled to ensure optimal operation in any climate
  • Multiple sensors for continuous monitoring
  • Dynamically adjust over time for maximum performance

EFFICIENT

  • Highest efficiency for maximum range
  • Compact design for industry-leading energy density
  • DC charging yields a full charge in approximately three hours

PROVEN

  • Record-breaking range for heavy-duty vehicles
  • Efficient, smart, safe drivetrain technology for optimal performance in any climate

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