Baku Taxi Company to commission next batch of new cars
Azerbaijan, Baku, March 27 / Trend E.Ismayilov /
Within a month, the Baku Taxi Company will commission another 500 cars of London Taxi TX4, company's head Ilgar Gasimov told Trend on Tuesday.
He said 192 cars of London Taxi TX4 are already in the capital, another 190 vehicles are on the border between Turkey and Georgia, and the rest of the cars in Turkey.
"After new cars pass all necessary procedures and are installed with necessary equipment, they will start working on the streets of Baku," said Gasimov.
Currently the number of London Taxi TX4cars, working in Baku, is 500 units.
A new private company Baku Taxi Company was created to develop program of the Ministry of Transport of Azerbaijan to replace the taxi park in Baku by London Taxi TX4 cars.
The agreement for the supply in 2011 in Baku data Taxi company Shanghai LTI - a joint venture of Manganese Bronze Holdings PLC and Chinese car manufacturer Geely Automobile Holdings Limited - the largest contract for the London-based company. The total price of approximately $ 27 million.
Agreement to supply these taxis is with Shanghai LTI (a joint venture of Manganese Bronze Holdings PLC and Chinese car manufacturer Geely Automobile Holdings Limited) and is the largest contract for the London - based company, the cost of which amounted to $27 million.