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Dana and Karsan to launch Karsan ATAK electrified midibus.

M2 EQUITYBITES-September 20, 2018--Dana and Karsan to launch Karsan ATAK electrified midibus


Auto Business News - 20 September 2018

Dana Incorporated (NYSE :DAN ), a company involved in highly engineered solutions, and Karsan, a vehicle manufacturer, are launching Karsan ATAK electrified midibus at the 67th IAA Commercial Vehicles.

The minibus features Dana's TM4(R) SUMO MD electric motor and inverter.

The electrified bus is based on the Karsan ATAK eight-meter low-entry bus platform and is is powered by a TM4 SUMO MD electric motor and inverter. It is composed of a high-torque, permanent magnet variable reluctance direct drive motor and automotive-grade power electronics. The new motors with the PMVR technology for external rotors can deliver 45 percent more torque and operating speed than previous motors in the same compact package, while reducing cost. This new bus platform is able to operate with a range of up to 300 kilometres on a single charge.

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