The Board of Executive Directors of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) in Dubai has signed a contract for purchasing 900 new vehicles to consolidate the Dubai Taxi fleet. It includes 370 hybrid vehicles fitted with dual fuel-electric power motors.
It is a part of RTA’s efforts represented by the Dubai Taxi Corporation (DTC) to improve passenger transport services in Dubai.
It includes the procurement of 142 Toyota CAMRY, 193 Toyota INNOVA, 55 LEXUS, 370 hybrid Toyota CAMRY and one Toyota HIACE, 15 Nissan ALTIMA, 123 Hyundai SONATA, and one H1.
According to the contract, Al-Futtaim Automotive, Arabian Automobiles Company and Juma Al Majid Establishment will provide technical support and supervision to the DTC.
They will provide theoretical and practical training to the staff and technicians of the DTC on the new vehicles. A copy of the maintenance Manual will be provided for mechanical, electric and body repairs along with spare part manuals