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The Saf-T-Liner C2 Jouley is the culmination of years of electric school bus research, development, and testing—and it’s ready today. Jouley was built on the popular Saf-T-Liner C2 chassis to deliver all the driver comfort, ease of maintenance and exceptional durability that you’d expect from a Thomas Built bus.

Key Electric Innovations Jouley Provides:

  • DC fast charging: the fastest, most efficient charging comes standard
  • Best-in-class battery capacity: 226 kWh
  • Excellent operating range: 100-138 miles
  • State-of-the-art safety technology:
    • Intellipark® braking (standard)
    • SmartTrac™ electronic stability control (ESC) (standard)
    • Auto-reversing doors
  • Passenger capacity: up to 77
  • Nominal charging: 2-3 hours at a 60 kW DC charging station

Greater Fuel Economy with Proterra®

EV innovation is driven by what’s inside. That’s why Proterra, a leading manufacturer of battery and electric drivetrain solutions, was chosen for Jouley’s charging systems and infrastructure. Proterra’s lightweight, powerful battery systems have delivered superior range and proven performance for more than 15 million real-world miles on transit buses.

Begin Your Electric Journey

We’re here when you’re ready to add electric vehicles to your fleet! Partner with Hoekstra Transportation for a consultative approach to purchasing your new or pre-owned electric vehicle. We’ll guide you through the most frequently asked questions, customization options, as well as leasing and fleet solutions to help you make the most informed choice.

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