Technical data

Technical data

E-Mobility ready for series production.

With the eCitaro there arrives an all-electric bus such as can only come from Mercedes-Benz. It expands the portfolio of the world bestseller Citaro by adding an all-electric, production-ready city bus, whose technical details are inspiring.

Transport capacity
Seats 29 26
Standing passengers 56 57
Total 85 83
Length [mm] 12.135 12.135
Vehicle width/Vehicle width (incl. mirrors) 2.550/2.950 2.550/2.950
Vehicle height (max. vehicle height results from customer-specific antennas) 3.400 3.400
Wheelbase front axle – driven axle [mm] 5.900 5.900
Wheelbase, front axle-centre axle - -
Wheelbase, centre axle-drive axle - -
Tyre size 275/70 R 22,5 275/70 R 22,5
Front overhang [mm] 2.805 2.805
Rear overhang [mm] 3.430 3.430
Angle of approach [º] 7 7
Angle of departure [°] 7 7
Turning circle [mm] 21.214 21.214
Engine and performance
Engine ZF AVE 130 with motors close to wheel hub ZF AVE 130 with motors close to wheel hub
Output [kW] max. 125 125
Max. torque [Nm] of the electric motor 2 x 485 2 x 485
Transmission ratio 1:23 1:23
Theoretical max. torque [Nm] at tyres 2 x 11.000 2 x 11.000
Steering Electrohydraulic steering (intelligent eco steering) Electrohydraulic steering (intelligent eco steering)
Front axle, type ZF 82 RL EC, independent wheel suspension ZF 82 RL EC, independent wheel suspension
Driven axle, type ZF AVE 130 ZF AVE 130
Service brake system Electropneumatic brake system with disc brakes Electropneumatic brake system with disc brakes
Driving assistance systems
Electronic Stability Program (ESP®)
Reversing camera ✔* ✔*
Tyre pressure monitoring system ✔* ✔*
Preventive Braking Assist ✔* ✔*
Sideguard Assist ✔* ✔*
Perm. GVW [kg] 20.000 20.000
Axle loads, max. permissible** - Front axle 8.000 8.000
Axle loads, max. permissible** - Centre axle - -
Axle loads, max. permissible** - Drive axle 13.000 13.000
Doors / Interior
Standing height front / rear [mm] 2.313 2.313
Standing height rear bench [mm] 2.021 2.021

* Optional equipment
** technically permissible axle loads (average speed up to 40 km/h)

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