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e-Bus challenges

e-Bus challenges

The Covid pandemic could turn the tide in favour of electric buses post addressing some of the foremost challenges, including those that pertain to the operating environment. Stoy by Deepti Thore The Covid pandemic has completely altered the outlook for buses. It has almost overhauled any outlook that held truth before its onset, and could set the road for buses[Read More…]

by January 3, 2021 SMART TRANSPORT
Bus electrification

Bus electrification

Post Covid-19, a significant change in bus electrification is expected. Story by Deepti Thore India ranks second in bus population after China globally. Like China, this market too is striving for electrification. It is doing so with the intention of curbing emissions. It is also doing so with the intention of plugging the supply and demand gaps which exist. The[Read More…]

by December 26, 2020 SMART TRANSPORT
GAZ Valdai

GAZ Valdai

Gaz will soon introduce the new Valdai truck in the Russian market. Story by Fedor Lapshin Named after an upland region in the north-west of central Russia and about midway between Saint Petersburg and Moscow, spanning Leningrad, Novgorod, Tver, Pskov, and Smolensk Oblasts, the Valdai Hills is home to diverse flora and fauna. It attracts tourists and is home to[Read More…]

by December 15, 2020 SMART TRANSPORT
The Daimler Kamaz Rus strategies

The Daimler Kamaz Rus strategies

  A new cab factory commissioned by the joint venture between Daimler Group and Kamaz points at an interesting arrangement.   Story by Gianenrico Griffini   At first, it feels nondescript and even a little lonely for a manufacturing complex. A typical Soviet era structure that resembles a fort almost, it speaks about the country’s industrial prowess and more. It[Read More…]

by November 4, 2020 SMART TRANSPORT, SPECIAL REPORT