Elvan: If we do the Eurasia Tunnel, 3. Bridge in Istanbul, the traffic problem is not solved.Bakan Lutfi Elvan, 2015 budget talks, in his speech, "Eurasia Tunnel, we do, if the third bridge is completed, if the two bridges are completed, Istanbul still have not solved the traffic problem." He said. As a reason for this, 1,5 added that people will move from Asia to Europe and from Europe to Asia.
Elvan stated that there is intense traffic in Kocaeli and Sakarya and 150 thousand vehicles were entered to Istanbul in the day and that the existing highway and D100 did not meet the need. Minister, starting from Sakarya Akyazi, Kocaeli, Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge, and the Paşaköy-Odayeri-Tekirdağ Kınalı'ya part of the highway project wanted to finish as soon as possible wanted to end. Elvan, who announced that they went on the highway tender between Odayeri-Kınalı and Sakarya Akyazı-Kurtköy, therefore said that there would be no need to use the Istanbul road.