TEMSA AVENUE ELECTRIC BUS READY TO RUN
Temsa ans Aselsan’s co-production, the electric bus Avenue EV, is ready for production. Temsa, part of Sabancı Holding, joined forces with Turkey's leading defense industry company Aselsan, an organization of Turkish Armed Forces Foundation to develop the Innovative electrical bus Avenue EV, that draws attention with environmental and innovative features.
It provides continuous charging with short charging times at the stops thanks to the fast charging feature that can reach full charge in 8 minutes. The environmentally friendly bus with electric traction system and zero carbon emissions is also quiet, comfortable, equipped with high performance and state-of-the-art technology. The air conditioning systems and passenger cabin offer the option of in-car internet and data connection as well as comfortable travel in both cold and hot weather. Avenue EV can have 35 seated, 52 standing and 1-wheelchair passengers. Avenue EV, with its large interior volume, can be serviced with high efficiency without maintenance for a long time thanks to the high efficiency, lightweight and 100% domestic electric traction system developed by Aselsan. The bus can go 50-70 km with a single charge. The innovative and comfortable Temsa brand vehicles developed by Turkish engineers are exported to 66 different countries. Aselsan’s and Temsa’s cooperation heralds the beginning of a new era in the history of Temsa.
Aselsan developed a local electric traction system within the scope of the project
With a new multi-phase motor and motor drive, vehicle control computer, High Power Distribution Unit DC / DC converter units. Representatives of both companies stated that they planned to work together on other projects where the Aselsan traction systems could be used.
Since its establishment in 1968, Temsa has become one of the leading bus companies in Turkey with its innovative and developing structure.The company has a total production capacity of 11,500 vehicles in a single shift per year, including 4,000 buses, Midibus and 7,500 light trucks in more than 1,500 employees at its production facilities in Adana with an area of 555 thousand square meters.