FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Frequently Asked Questions
What is Karsan USA?

Karsan USA is the U.S. affiliate of the Turkish automotive manufacturer Karsan. Since its launch in 1966, Karsan has been producing commercial vehicles for the world’s leading brands and its own brands.

Where is Karsan USA located?

Karsan USA has a corporate office in New York, and recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Michigan-based Morgan Olson

What is the story of Karsan USA’s parent company, Karsan?

Karsan USA is the U.S. affiliate of the Turkish automotive manufacturer Karsan. Since its launch in 1966, Karsan has been producing commercial vehicles for the world’s leading brands and its own brands. Karsan, the leader of the contract-based production model in the Turkish automotive industry, operates in the light and heavy commercial vehicles group of the automotive sector, producing more than 113,000 buses during its nearly half a century of operations. Its product range consists of the Karsan minibus, midibus and full-size bus family (preferred in mass and service transport), including Hyundai light trucks and BredaMenarinibus buses.

Does Karsan USA offer Buy America-compliant vehicles?

Yes, there is already one vehicle ready for production that is Altoona-approved and Buy America-compliant, with a second offering in process for availability in early 2019.