Mercedes-Benz Türk, which started its activities in Turkey in 1967, sold a total of 2021 buses, including 178 intercity buses and 40 city buses, to the Turkish domestic market in the January – October 218 period. Mercedes-Benz Türk continued to export the buses it produced at its Hoşdere Bus Factory without slowing down.
Europe's largest export market
The buses produced at Mercedes-Benz Türk's Hoşdere Bus Factory are mainly exported to European countries, including France, Italy and England. Mercedes-Benz Türk also exports the buses it produces to regions in different continents such as Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Reunion.
The export of buses produced at Mercedes-Benz Türk Hoşdere Bus Factory continued uninterruptedly in October 2021 as well. France was the country to which the most buses were exported, with 105 units on a monthly basis. France was followed by Italy with 26 buses, while 6 buses were exported to Austria.
The new Mercedes-Benz Tourrider, produced only in Turkey, will also be exported to North America.
The new Mercedes-Benz Tourrider, developed specifically for the North American market, will be produced and exported at the Mercedes-Benz Türk Hoşdere Bus Factory. The new Tourrider is the first bus produced in Hoşdere for the American market under the Mercedes-Benz brand, as well as the first bus produced by the factory from stainless steel.