BUS 710 (2)

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Bus 710
Chassis BYD Toro ebus
Depot Tuggeranong
Entered Service 30 August 2017
Removed from Service --
Desto Equipment Hanover LED
VIN LC04S44S3H1990855
Body Gemilang Coachworks (Malaysia)
Body Number AUS 122
Body Date Jun 2017
Seating B35DW
Climate Control ThermoKing
Bike Rack Sportworks DL2 (black handle)
Fuel Electricity (Lithium Iron Phosphate battery)
Gallery Album Bus 710

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Bus 710 is a BYD Toro ebus evaluation vehicle, based at Tuggeranong Depot.


  • Bus 710 is leased from Carbridge until September 2018. It is being evaluated with another BYD Toro (Bus 711 - to be delivered by Dec 2017) and a Volvo B5RLEH hybrid (Bus 712).
  • The Toro is based on the BYD K9 ebus chassis and was built by Gemilang Coachworks (Senai, Malaysia) and imported by Carbridge.
  • Bus 710 was delivered to Tuggeranong Depot on 5 July 2017.
  • This vehicle was delivered in a plain blue livery, but was wrapped in a special livery before entering service.
  • Bus 710 was first registered on 14 August 2017.
  • It was launched to the media on 25 August 2017.
  • It was originally fitted with a VeloPorter 2 bike rack, but this was replaced with a DL2 (black handle) model in early September 2017.
  • Bus 710 was exhibited at the Australasia Bus & Coach Expo held at the Gold Coast Convention Centre on 25 & 26 September 2017.

Special Livery

  • Photo.png "I'm Electric" (Carbridge/Transport Canberra) - ~12 August 2017 to current