According to Khabar Khodro, the CEO
of Iran Khodro Diesel has announced the inauguration of production line for
HD65 and HD78 trucks of Hyundai after restarting cooperation with this company.
Alireza Saji, the CEO of Iran Khodro
Diesel announced this and said, "After signing agreement of restarting
cooperation between Hyundai and Iran Khodro Diesel and determining plans,
production line of new trucks of this company have been opened in an event with
the presence of high officials of this company.”
He added, "Iran Khodro Diesel as
first and oldest partner of Hyundai in commercial vehicles would try to
transfer technology and science of producing these products and increasing
localization percentage of them along with producing newest products of this
He admitted that after getting the
necessary certificates from related organizations, numbering and delivering
these products to customers would be started.
He mentioned to future outlook of
developing cooperation between Hyundai and Iran Khodro Diesel in new era of
cooperation and confirmed that negotiations and plans for diversifying
portfolio and producing other new products of Hyundai such as suburban and city
busses and mini busses and trucks are considered.
Hyundai HD75 sports a 150 hp engine
and HD65 is equipped with a 140 hp engine. Both of these trucks are Euro 4+DPF