Daewoo Express, a well-known name in the private transport sector of Pakistan, operating from 57 cities covering more than 60 destinations across Punjab, Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has added 40 brand new luxury buses to its fleet in order to provide unparalleled and excellent services to the commuters.
The new buses branded as ‘Daewoo Dragon Buses’ were delivered to Daewoo Express by a Chinese company, Permval (PVT) limited, in a ceremony held at the Royal Palm Golf & Country Club, Lahore attended by Mr. Jiang Yonghui, President Golden Dragon, Mr. Shaheryar Chishty, CEO Daewoo Express, Mr. Konoz Mohiuddin, Chairman Premval and senior management of Daewoo Express, Golden Dragon and Premval.
The Daewoo Dragon Buses are developed on a special assembly line for production of Europe-bound buses at Golden Dragon factory in Xiamen. The new buses are powered by 380HP Yuchai 10.5L EURO III compliant diesel engines and connected with ZF gearbox from Germany.
These buses are specifically designed to achieve high reliability, excellent drivability and low fuel consumption. The buses are the first 12.7 meter buses in Pakistan with 45 seats translating into higher revenue for operators and also allowing extra leg room to make travel experience more comfortable.
Premval (Pvt) Ltd is the exclusive distributor of Golden Dragon in Pakistan. The company provides comprehensive after sales support through a nation-wide network. VPL is the authorized distributor of world leading brands including Volvo Terex Trucks, Volvo Penta, Sandvik, Hilti, Chicago Pneumatic and Onis Visa.
Views of Dignitaries
Mr. Jiang Yonghui, President Golden Dragon said, “We aim to stand out amongst luxury bus providers in Pakistan by maintaining highest quality standards and meeting long term requirements of our customers.”
Mr. Shaheryar Chishty, CEO Daewoo Express, expressed his views on the occasion, “We are delighted to add these new buses to our fleet, as this is the largest single order placed by Daewoo Express in the inter-city segment for quite a few years. They look superb and will go into service straight away — operating from Lahore, Faisalabad, Multan and Rawalpindi.”
Mr. Waqar Asghar, CEO Premval said, “This order reflects Daewoo’s confidence in Premval and we are committed to move forward by providing continued support and quality solutions to Daewoo Express”.
Mr. Uzair Shahid, Country Manager Buses at Premval said, “We have worked alongside Golden Dragon for a long time and that is clearly demonstrated in the quality of the buses. This is a big delivery for Golden Dragon and hopefully a platform for future growth in this segment. We will only get better from here onwards.”
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