25 June 2015, Thursday, 13:10
UFA, 25 June 2015. /Bashinform News Agency, Arthur Basyrov/. Bashautotrans Company will serve International SCO and BRICS Summits with Hyundai cars. On 24 June, a ceremony of vehicles transfer by the Hyundai Motor CIS Company to the public carrier was held at the Ufa Congress Hall.
"Our company is proud to be a partner of such major events as the SCO and BRICS Summits in Ufa. We are confident in our products and in their quality. We sincerely hope that all the members of the delegations from various countries will be fully satisfied with Hyundai cars», Hyundai Motor CIS CEO Koo Young-Key said.
There were transferred cars of Hyundai brand for transport service of Summits in Ufa — 130 vehicles of business sedans i40, 52 premium sedans Genesis, 40 flagships of the automobile company EQUUS and 10 minibuses H-1 Starex.
"Total we were delivered 232 cars. Of these, 89 will be provided to the Department of Presidential Affairs of Russia, they will be driven by drivers of the Department. All the other cars will be driven by Bashautotrans drivers. "They will serve the Presidential Administration, the Chamber of Commerce of Russia, the Federal Protection Service and so on", the General Director of the State Unitary Enterprise Bashautotrans Alex Klug said.
In addition, he noted that more than 270 buses will be used at the forum: "At the Summits about 25 tourist class buses, 27 large shuttle buses, 122 minivans and about 100 large city buses will be involved to transport staff of the Summits".
The BRICS and SCO Summits will be held in Ufa on July 8-10.