Eighty MAZ 203085 buses will be shipped to Saint-Petersburg, Russia. The agreement on vehicles supply has been signed between the official dealer of Minsk Automobile Plant “Global Bus” Ltd. Company and Saint-Petersburg State Unitary Enterprise “Passazhiravtotrans”.
The company was identified as a winner in the open auction for big-class buses supply for social transportations. “Global Bus” Ltd. Company became the only participant with a fully corresponding application to all customer's requirements. Today Russian Northern capital faces a task of creating a real program of ground passenger transport renewal. Taking in consideration a state program of import substitution, the preferences are given to the Russian and Belarusian transport. MAZ buses are already known in Saint-Petersburg. Buses belonging to the private transportation companies are running along the city routes for some years. Their comfort was personally appreciated by hundreds thousands of citizens. State Unitary Enterprise “Passazhiravtotrans” also bought thirty-nine MAZ buses on a tender basis in 2014. Today MAZ 215 bus of extra-large capacity and MAZ 203 working at CNG are being tested by “Passazhiravtotrans” specialists. Aim of the testing operation is a confirmation of competitive abilities of the Belarusian vehicles. Till now buses have got only positive call-backs. According to the results of the testing MAZ buses have recommended themselves as really modern, reliable, economical and ecological vehicles.