Offering advanced technology mobility solutions with the vision of being “One Step Ahead in the Future of Mobility”, Karsan made Turkey feel another pride. In this context, the company won the "city public transportation" category of the Sustainable Bus of The Year 2023 award, one of the most prestigious organizations in the field of future mobility solutions in Europe, with its 12-meter electric e-ATA model, and was selected as the "bus of the year".
Emphasizing that they have achieved significant success on a global scale with the vehicles they produce as the result of high-tech mobility solutions, Karsan CEO Okan Baş said, “As a result of the ambitious steps we have taken with our innovative and environmentally friendly products, we have achieved stable growth both in Turkey and abroad. We took part in the fairs in Milan and Rimini with our electrical products in order to further our ambitious growth targets across Europe, especially in Italy, our main target market. Now we are returning from the Next Mobility Expo in Milan with the 'bus of the year' award, which makes our country proud. This award we are deemed worthy of; It has a special importance for both our country, our company and our industry.”
Karsan, one of the leading companies in the Turkish automotive industry, has achieved another important success in Europe by returning with an award from the Sustainable Bus of The Year 2023, one of the most prestigious organizations in the field of mobility solutions of the future. In this context, the company won the "city public transportation" category of the Sustainable Bus of The Year 2023 award with its 12-meter electric e-ATA model and was named the "bus of the year". The award was presented to Karsan CEO Okan Baş at the ceremony held at the Next Mobility Expo Fair in Milan.
Karsan has increased its speed abroad as well!
Speaking at the ceremony, Karsan CEO Okan Baş said that they achieved significant success with the vehicles they produced as a result of high-tech mobility solutions. Emphasizing that Karsan has come to the fore with its solution proposals for public transportation systems both in Turkey and abroad, Okan Baş said that they have also started a rapid rise in their export targets in this context.
Karsan e-ATA has left its competitors behind!
Okan Baş said, “We have achieved a stable growth in Europe as a result of the ambitious steps we have taken with our innovative and environmentally friendly products.” Especially in Italy, which is among our main target markets, we almost stepped up. The tender we recently won for the public transport systems of the city of Bologna is among the proofs that we are taking firm steps towards our goal. Within the framework of our goals, we took part in the fairs in Milan and Rimini with our electric vehicles. Now we are returning from the Next Mobility Expo in Milan with an award that makes our country proud. This award, which we were deemed worthy of, with our innately electric 12-meter e-ATA model, which surpasses its competitors with its superior features; It has a special importance both for our country, our company and our industry. We are proud and happy to be the winner of the Sustainable Bus of The Year 2023 award, one of the most prestigious organizations in the field of future mobility solutions in Europe, in the urban public transportation category with our e-ATA model.”
Okan Baş, who also thanked the members of the jury who made detailed examinations within the scope of the organization, said that Karsan would continue its successes abroad by representing Turkey.
Jury members personally tested Karsan e-ATA!
The 12-meter e-ATA, which passed the pre-selection and made it to the final in the evaluations made within the scope of the award, was personally tested by the Sustainable Bus jury members during Karsan's factory visit in Bursa. The jury evaluated the nominated vehicles with a wide list of criteria such as recyclability, design, energy consumption, emissions, safety, comfort, silence and many more. After the evaluations, 12 meters Karsan e-ATA sustainable public transportation point has high recycling of its components, innate electrical design, full low-floor structure where elderly and disabled passengers can move without encountering any steps, offering the best range in its class, ultra-low energy consumption and It left its competitors behind with many outstanding features such as high passenger capacity. Thus, Karsan's 12-meter electric e-ATA model became the winner of the competition in the urban public transportation category.