K9MD – 40’ Electric Bus

Connecting communities with clean-energy solutions. RIDE’s American-made buses offer reliable, battery-electric options for transit agencies and private operators across the United States.

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Battery-powered excellence

The K9MD is ideal for public transportation, university campuses, airports and corporate campuses. RIDE buses are equipped with the industry’s safest battery resulting in a reliable, clean and smooth ride.



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12-year battery warranty

Battery Type

Lithium Iron Phosphate (LFP)


World’s safest battery

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Cities will look different. We’re here to make it possible.

By their nature, battery-electric buses are cleaner. Deploying heavy-duty commercial electric vehicles means less particulate matter in the atmosphere which gives our communities clean, breathable air.

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Finance a greener tomorrow. RIDE offers a variety of services to meet your needs – charging infrastructure, financing, fleet energy management and electrification planning. Find out how we can help you.

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Zero Emissions
12-Year Battery Warranty
Range Range up to 327 miles
Battery Capacity 455 kWh battery capacity
Length 40.9 ft.
Width 102 in.
Height 134 in.
Seats Up to 42 seats
Wheelchair Positions 2 (Optional)
Curb Weight 35,140 lbs.
GVWR 44,754 lbs.
Charging Time 3-3.5h

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Every RIDE bus eliminates approximately 1,690 tons of CO2 over its 12-year lifespan, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation.

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