Offering modern public transportation solutions in line with the mobility needs of the age, Karsan continues to be a role model in the transportation of world cities with its product range. Finally, Karsan participated in the International Mintrans Forum held in Kharkiv, Ukraine for the development of transportation infrastructures with Jest and Atak models, and signed a cooperation agreement with the Kharkiv City Council.
Karsan will support the transportation infrastructure, which will be strengthened within the scope of the modernization of the city of Kharkiv, with its knowledge and product range and will have a say in the public transportation vehicle investment to be made in the city. Sharing his thoughts after the contract, Kharkiv Deputy Mayor Igor Terekhov stated that 500 vehicles were planned to be purchased within the scope of the investment, the first 6 vehicles of 8 and 150 meters will be purchased this year and they want to cooperate with Karsan in this direction. Making a statement on the subject, Karsan CEO Okan Baş said, “We are happy with the cooperation agreement we signed with Kharkiv Municipality and the contributions we can provide to the city. In this context, we agreed with our Ukrainian business partner MDG that 150 Jest and Attack vehicles will be delivered from July to October. " said.
Karsan participated in the International Mintrans Forum held in Kharkiv, Ukraine with Atak Electric and diesel Attack and Jest models. In the international forum where municipal infrastructures, urban development and comfort issues were discussed, Karsan also signed a cooperation agreement covering support for the infrastructure development of Kharkiv Municipality. Within the scope of the contract, it is aimed that Karsan will play a role in the improvement of Kharkiv transportation infrastructure and that Karsan product family will be included in the city's transportation network. Making a statement after the cooperation agreement, Kharkiv Deputy Mayor Igor Terekhov emphasized that they want to prefer vehicles that are ideally used, fuel-efficient and meet European emission standards in periods when transportation is both intense and infrequent. According to the statement made by Terekhov, a total of 500 new vehicles are planned for the city of Kharkiv, in the first stage, 2021 vehicles of 6 and 8 meters will be purchased in 150 and Karsan, which has previously visited its factory in Kharkiv's investment in this transportation modernization, is aimed to play an important role. was expressed.
Evaluating the issue, Karsan CEO Okan Baş expressed their happiness of being in the city of Kharkiv and signing a cooperation agreement with the city municipality; “Karsan's vision of the future is a source of inspiration for many developed and developing cities of Europe with the product range it offers. We continue to be noticed with our innovative and technological product range that meets transportation needs. We are also excited to contribute to the transportation infrastructure of a developing city in Ukraine such as Kharkiv. We believe that our 6-meter-class Jest and 8-meter-class Atak vehicles will provide the optimum contribution in the changing instant traffic conditions of the city, both with their performance and their economical use. In this context, we agreed with our Ukrainian business partner MDG that 150 Jest and Attack vehicles will be delivered from July to October. In the following period, depending on the potential in the Ukrainian market, we are evaluating the production investment in Kharkiv in detail ”.