While celebrating its 50th anniversary, Ankai held a promotional campaign for its hybrid buses in Hefei. Over 100 bus operators from across China gathered in the provincial capital of Anhui province and witnessed the debut of the latest Ankai hybrid buses.
In the past 50 years, especially after China’s reformation and opening-up, China has witnessed significant changes in its infrastructure sector. The construction of expressway has brought enormous convenience for many Chinese people. Since its establishment, Ankai has made great contributions to the development of China’s bus manufacturing industry.In 1993, Ankai successfully rolled out S215HD luxury bus after cooperating with Germany-based Setra, ushering a brand new era for China’s bus manufacturing industry. In 2010, 30 units Ankai electric buses were officially put into operation on Bus Route No.18 in Hefei, which was the world’s No.1 electric bus route. In 2015, Ankai Best was chosen as the carrier for China’s veterans at the V-Day Parade.
Boasting four bus production bases and one production base for auto spare parts now, Ankai is a state-level pilot enterprise for innovation and key hi-tech enterprise in China. Backed up China’s only Electric Bus Integration Engineering Research Center, Ankai is focusing on developing electric buses, advanced control systems and electric motors. By pursuing a development road for the standardized battery system, light weight and high intelligence of electric buses, the company is now fully capable of producing electric buses covering 6-meter to 12-meter in length. With higher-than-the-industrial-average technical standards and impressive performances, Ankai buses now enjoy continued rising popularity among customers.