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Bid opening for procurement of EVs for high ranking officials

The committee on procurement of position vehicles for high ranking officials organized a bid opening for procurement of 23 electric vehicles (EV) with electric motors of 121 to 163kw and 160 EVs with electric motors of 100-160kw.

The bid opening took place in the presence of Deputy Minister of Finance and chairman of the committee Bounpone Vannachit, representatives of car dealers and relevant authorities.

Car dealers are required to provide electric vehicles that are powered by lithium-ion batteries, pass internationally recognized tests UNECE R100, R136 and are guaranteed with test certificates from manufacturers, along with after-sales service and fast charging facilities.

The car must be at least 4,885 mm long and 1,840 mm wide, and equipped with GPS technology, automatic transmission, ABS brakes, and fast charging technology.

Source: Lao News Agency