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THE HISTORICAL STREETS OF CROATIA ARE ELECTRIFIED WITH E-JEST!

26 October 2021

 

Karsan is in Croatia with e-Jest!
 

The Historical Streets of Croatia are Electrified with e-Jest!

 

Karsan continues to be the environmentalist choice of cities with its fully electric product range. e-Jest is a tailored environmentalist solution for Europe’s narrow historical streets. Taking a brand new name as part of the “Karsan Electric Evolution”, the new journey of electric mass transport solutions, which the brand announced at its e-ATA launch, the e-Jest most recently started its services in the Split Municipality of Croatia. Featured with unique dimensions in the 6-meter class, high capability and range performance, e-Jest also is the first fully electric Karsan model to enter service in Croatia. 

With a factory based in Turkey, Karsan offers transport solutions that meet the mobility needs of today and continues to be the environmentalist transportation choice of cities with its fully electric product range. e-Jest is a tailored environmentalist solution for Europe’s narrow historical streets. Taking a brand new name as part of the “Karsan Electric Evolution”, the new journey of electric mass transport solutions of the brand, the e-Jest most recently started its services in the Split Municipality of Croatia. Featured with unique dimensions in the 6-meter class, high capability and range performance, e-Jest also is the first fully electric Karsan model to enter service in Croatia. 

Speaking about the development, Karsan Exports VP Deniz Çetin stated, “Our Karsan electric vehicles are in service in more than 30 European cities now. The e-JEST, which was the segment leader in the market in 2020, is still a favorite in the design and performance aspects. So in this context, we are extremely happy that we will be providing services to the coasts of the Adriatic with our e-JEST, which we delivered in Split, the second largest city of Croatia.”


A range up to 210 km

A proven performer which comes with high maneuverability and unmatched passenger comfort, e-Jest is equipped with a BMW electric motor capable of 170 HP power and 290 Nm torque with optional 44 or 88 kWh batteries, also made by BMW. Offering the best performance in the 6-meter bus class with a range up to 210 km, the small city bus e-Jest also boasts a regenerative braking system which provides energy recovery by enabling the batteries to self-recharge at a rate of 25%. Decorated with a 10.1-inch multimedia touchscreen, fully digital dashboard, keyless ignition, and USB ports as well as an optional WiFi compatible infrastructure, e-Jest does not come short in terms of comfort compared to passenger cars thanks to its 4-wheel independent suspension system.