La Compagnie Électrique Lion LionM
|Compagnie Électrique Lion LionM|
|Years of manufacture||2018 to present|
The Compagnie Électrique Lion LionM (launched as the eLionM) is a battery-electric low floor midibus available for transit and shuttle applications. It uses one or two 80 kWh lithium ion battery packs offering a range of 120 or 240 kilometres on a single charge. The bus is equipped with an embedded 19.2 kW J1772 charger and can be equipped with an optional SAE-Combo DC fast charger. Mobility aids can be boarded via a flip-out ramp at the front.
In June 2017, La Compagnie Électrique Lion announced that they were developing new fully-electric product lines, including a type-A minibus the (the LionA), a low floor midibus (the LionM), and trucks. The prototype LionM was completed by the end of April 2018, and testing was carried out through May. The LionM was officially launched at the Movin’On Summit in Montreal on May 30, 2018.
|149 kW (200 hp) electric motor|
|1 or 2 x LG Chem lithium-ion batteries 80 kWh|
- Raymond, Paul-Robert. Autobus Lion prépare un minibus électrique. 22 Avril 2018. Le Soleil.
- "Lion Electric unveils eLionM electric midi/minibus at Movin’On". Green Car Congress, BioAge Group, LLC. 31 May 2018.