Tashkent gets over modern AC-equipped MAN, SAZ buses
Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec. 7
By Fikret Dolukhanov – Trend:
Tashkent Transport Service Toshshahartransxizmat received over 40 modern air-conditioned buses to its car park, Trend reports referring to Uzbek media.
According to the information, another batch of new buses arrived in Tashkent on the evening of Dec. 6.
Thirty large-capacity MAN buses using compressed gas produced by MAN Auto-Uzbekistan JV and 15 medium-capacity buses of the SAZ LE60 Samarkand Automobile Factory (SAZ) came from Samarkand.
All buses are equipped with air conditioning systems. AC equipped MAN buses will appear in the capital for the first time.
In October, SAZ already handed over to Toshshahartransxizmat the first batch of 20 city buses of the SAZ LE60 model. In total, the capital will receive 80 low-floor buses of this model as part of the contract until the end of 2018.
The total passenger capacity of the SAZ LE60 is 56, with 25 seats. The bus is fitted with an ISUZU engine of Euro 4 environmental standard.
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