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A new type of public transport: electric buses will appear in Kyiv
A new type of public transport: electric buses will appear in Kyiv

A new type of public transport will appear in Kiev by the end of the year – electric buses. According to the tender, the first purchase will include 17 vehicles. This is reported by RBC-Ukraine Auto with reference to the procurement service Prozorro. According to the terms of the tender, all electric buses must be… More

School bus surprised with the result of the “moose test” (video)
School bus surprised with the result of the “moose test” (video)

Motiv Power Systems, a California-based automotive electronics firm, demonstrated how its new vehicle stability control system works. For this, a “moose test” was carried out, and the subject was chosen not a passenger car, but an electric version of a school bus. Many passenger cars cannot cope with the task already at a speed of… More

Transport of young Darth Vaders
Transport of young Darth Vaders

A new version of Hyundai Staria is presented – a school minibus based on the Staria minivan. The Hyundai Staria Kinder, as the model name suggests, is a school bus based on Staria Load, the eleven-seat cargo version of the Staria passenger bus. This is a Hyundai service car designed to transport children from A… More

Special Inspection of Passenger Traffic
Special Inspection of Passenger Traffic

We have already said that new standards for admitting transport to routes are being introduced in Kiev. To the carriers are now imposed rather strict requirements, ranging from the temperature in the cabin of the “minibus” and ending with the absence of “chanson” music and uniforms for drivers. A special service of inspectors will control… More

Luxembourg buses-hybrids began to travel in Kiev: their pros and cons
Luxembourg buses-hybrids began to travel in Kiev: their pros and cons

Buses with hybrid engines were launched in Kiev. These buses were spotted at the end of June. But then they worked in test mode and did not transport passengers. Now, used Luxembourg buses Volvo 7700 Hybrid run on route No. 150 from Miloslavskaya street to the Industrial overpass. These buses were produced in 2010-2012, they… More

Air conditioning and uniforms: how Kiev minibuses will look like today
Air conditioning and uniforms: how Kiev minibuses will look like today

But not all! A new contract was developed for Kiev fixed-route taxis, with new requirements for the service. So far, only one minibus will operate under the new contract, but soon other carriers will have to take over key positions. On July 27, the press service of the Kyiv City State Administration announced that a… More

No more paper: Kiev canceled tickets in transport
No more paper: Kiev canceled tickets in transport

Kiev has canceled paper tickets in public transport. Since July 14, the city has switched to electronic. This was reported by RBC-Ukraine with reference to the press service of the Kiev City Administration. “Kiev became the first city in Ukraine to completely abolish paper coupons for travel in municipal public transport. From July 14, the… More

There is an increase in the price of travel!
There is an increase in the price of travel!

In Kiev, the fare in the metro and ground public transport will really rise, and at present the issue of establishing a new tariff is being considered by the specialized commissions of the city council of the capital. At the same time, the authorities assured that the fare would not jump for 20 hryvnia. This… More