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Power of Electric, Reliability of Van Hool
Now North American operators can take advantage of a true zero-emission vehicle built on the proven Van Hool CX Series platform. Featuring the industry’s leading energy-dense E2 battery system from Proterra, an optimized chassis that has been engineered for balanced weight distribution, and premium passenger and driver amenities, the CX45E is purpose-built to support a carbon-free future without compromising rideability, passenger comfort or performance.
Combining the modular ELFA II drivetrain system with Proterra’s high power, high density battery system, in conjunction with the innovative ELFA drive and converter technology and energy efficient auxiliary system components for AC, braking, door systems, power steering and more, the CX45E delivers superior range per charge. The vehicle’s zero emissions, quiet battery drive offers a smooth comfortable ride with very low noise levels to enhance the passenger experience like never before.
Simpler Maintenance, Lower Operating Cost
With fewer moving parts, and no need for internal combustion engine (ICE) fluids, the CX45E minimizes maintenance time and cost.