Turkey Temsa bus leading brand in the market and leader of the Turkish Defense Industry joined forces ASELSAN. The two companies developed the first% 100 domestic electric bus Avenue EV in the Turkish automotive industry.
Avenue EV; Minister of Science, Industry and Technology Faruk Özlü, Sabancı Holding CEO Zafer Kurtul, General Manager of Turkish Armed Forces Foundation Orhan Akbaş, ASELSAN Vice Chairman Murat Üçüncü, Sabancı Holding Industry Group President Mehmet Hacıkamiloğlu, TEMSA General Manager Dinçer Çelik, ASELSAN General Manager. Faik Eken and ASELSAN Deputy General Manager Y. Suat Bengür.
Innovative electric bus Avenue collaborating to develop home Sabanci Holding, Turkey's leading automotive companies in the TEMSE the Turkish Armed an organization Foundation for Strengthening the Forces and Turkey's leading defense company ASELSAN, 7 December Sabancı Center in At the press conference they held, they shared the highlights of Avenue EV with the guests.
8 full charge per minute
Developed with an environmentalist perspective, taking into consideration global needs, Avenue EV operates with electricity, a sustainable energy source, rather than fossil fuels. Thanks to its fast charging feature that can reach full charge in 8 minutes, it provides uninterrupted service with short-term charge at the stops. The environmentally friendly bus with zero traction and electric traction system is also equipped with quiet, comfortable, high performance and cutting-edge technology. The air-conditioning systems and passenger cabin offer in-car internet and data connection options as well as comfortable travel in both cold and hot weather. Avenue EV; It can accommodate 35 sitting, 52 standing and 1 wheelchair passengers. Avenue EV, with its large internal volume, is able to serve with high efficiency without requiring maintenance for a long time thanks to the high efficiency, lightweight and 100 percent domestic electric traction system developed by ASELSAN. The vehicle can go 50-70 km with a single charge.
TEMSA is our source of pride
Sabancı Holding CEO Zafer Kurtul said at the press conference: “We are very proud of exporting innovative and comfortable TEMSA brand vehicles developed by Turkish engineers to 66 different countries. Turkey on a permanent place among the 243 best practice examples of R & D center in Temsa bus Sabanci R & D center is a source of great pride for the community. As Sabancı Group, innovation and R&D are two issues that we attach great importance to. Adding value to our country, our environment, our business partners and employees is our top priority in every field we operate. With this understanding, we are proud to cooperate with all companies that have the same approach with us. 100 percent domestic Avenue EV, developed with the collaboration of TEMSA and ASELSAN, is a high-tech, clean and quiet urban public transportation solution that suits modern cities. Developed by 100 percent Turkish engineers, this bus; attracts attention with its high efficiency, lightweight and 100 percent domestic traction system. This successful cooperation gives us great pride. ”
ASELSAN is doing can not be in Turkey
ASELSAN General Manager Dr. Faik Eken, on the other hand, expressed the following: “As ASELSAN, we have always focused on doing what could not be done in Turkey since the day we were founded 41 years ago. In 2015, our TEMSA and ASELSAN teams developed a unique bus that can meet the urban public transportation needs of municipalities with the project they started with the support of TÜBİTAK TEYDEB. As ASELSAN; We have designed the electric motor, motor driver unit, vehicle control unit, driver instrument panel, power control units, vehicle battery management system with more than 10 domestic subcontractors and we have the opportunity to produce locally. kazansteep. In the developed bus, the batteries, which is a new technique, have the possibility of fast charging, and in this way, the buses can become fully charged in a very short time at the stops to be determined on their routes. This project is a very important example in terms of showing that Turkey can develop its own electric vehicles, buses and automobiles.”
We are working to increase the export rate of TEMSA to% 80
Mehmet Hacıkamiloğlu, Sabancı Holding Industry Group President, said that they are in competition with global companies as an industrial group and continued: aktar We are bringing our products from Indonesia to America with our customers. We do this with a national duty and responsibility. Because we believe in and rely on Turkey. We refer to ourselves as Turkey's Sabanci. Turkey's competitiveness, but also know that it is possible to value-added production and strive for it. Every year we invest in 400 million USD. We are very proud to present our product which is the work of Turkish engineers completely to our customer. We hope that this product will find its place in global markets and will raise the flag of TEMSA even further. In the coming period, we are working hard to increase the export rate of TEMSA to% 50 at% 80. We will achieve this with value-added products such as the products we launched today. Da
ASELSAN and TEMSA cooperate to announce the beginning of a new era
Tan I am very happy and proud to be the general manager of a company that produces the first hundred percent domestic electric bus and it marks the beginning of a new era in the Turkish automotive industry. i We developed together with ASELSAN, the leader company of Turkish Defense Industry. The two leading organizations worked in great harmony in this process. This cooperation will not only remain in the size of the electric bus production and we will continue to develop environmentally friendly products for a sustainable world. Bu Steel, Avenue EV gave information about the prominent features.
Avenue EV will bring a new breath to cities
Dinçer Çelik said the following about the features of the product: “As cities become more crowded and transportation needs increase, more environmentally friendly transportation vehicles are also important. kazanhe's eating. For a cleaner world, we are launching our innovative and environmentally friendly products without slowing down. Avenue EV, which we introduced to you today, is a high-performance, efficient and environmentally friendly electric bus that we developed jointly with ASELSAN. The most important feature that differentiates the Avenue EV, which is produced with 8% domestic technology, is that it can be charged in just XNUMX minutes and travel a long distance. With its lean design and low maintenance requirement, it can show superior performance in all road conditions. A quiet, comfortable and efficient bus that can take more passengers with its larger interior volume. I am proud to announce to you a product that will bring a new breath to cities and contribute to reducing both noise and environmental pollution.”
ASELSAN has developed a domestic electric traction system
ASELSAN Assistant General Manager and Transportation Security Energy Traffic Automation and Health Systems (UGES) Sector Head Y. Suat Bengür, is a multi-phase motor and motor drive, vehicle control computer, High Power Distribution Unit, which is the domestic electric traction system developed by ASELSAN. Introduced DC / DC converter units. Bengür expressed his satisfaction with the harmony achieved in the project carried out with TEMSA and stated that they are planning to work together in other projects where ASELSAN traction systems will be used.