After the spread of the Corona virus crisis in many Arab countries and countries of the world, Qatar is making the first electric car and thinking about dispensing with all cars, as many countries have now become serious about relying on the local product of all products, especially after the import stopped Large in all countries of the world after the Corona virus crisis.
The government in Qatar was planning, during the coming period, to manufacture homemade electric cars under the slogan "Made in Qatar" and indeed the project has started; through a very large factory that will be established in the Qatari capital, Doha, so that the factory will be the first of its kind in the Middle East region, But at the present time, all industries have stopped due to the Corona virus crisis and spread in the country, especially as all companies were closed due to the recent economic downturn.
The government in Qatar revealed that it will implement the project through cooperation with a Japanese company to produce the car, which will carry the slogan "Made in Qatar" for the first time in the Arab world and in Qatar in particular.
Qatar is the first electric car to be produced, and in a related context it has been working that type of those vehicles, through the use of electrical energy, and is environmentally friendly as it does not produce harmful waste, compared to cars with an internal combustion engine.
In previous statements to the Al-Mukhtasar News website, the Chairman of the Qatar Quality Company, Ali bin Nasser Al-Misnad, revealed that "the new project comes from the opening of new doors in order to open the door for investment in Qatar, and to achieve the vision of the Qatari government in implementing wonderful projects that positively affect development rates. In Qatar, it achieves a better future for the Qatari people in particular, and the Arab world in general. "
In this regard, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Qatari Quality Company, Ali bin Nasser Al-Misnad, added, "This is a very big project, and it will jump in the State of Qatar to modern horizons in the field of technology, which is the manufacture of electric cars and their full accessories in the Qatari lands, in addition to the boom of industry in Qatar." Over the next period. "
On the one hand, the Chairman of the Qatar Quality Company, Ali Bin Nasser Al-Misnad, revealed that Qatar currently has an environment that stimulates investment, and enjoys a wonderful and very strong economy.
On the other hand, the Chairman of the Qatari Quality Company, Ali bin Nasser Al-Misnad, added, "The production capacity of the whole factory will be completed after seven years."
On the other side, the factory in the Qatari capital, Doha, will not be a place for collecting cars, as is the case in many Arab countries, but rather it is an integrated factory that manufactures all parts of the car and its contents completely.
He added that wonderful production lines will be built in the new production lines, according to the highest specifications at the global level, using the latest findings in modern technologies and technology in the field, according to the predicate.
For his part, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the "Quality Company of Qatar", stated that "the factories that produce the electric car completely are numbered in all countries of the world, and thus the project represents a national achievement and uniqueness in the Middle East region and in the world as a whole."
Qatar makes the first electric car and calls it Katara
On the other hand, the CEO of the Qatar Quality Company, Dr. Musa Ramadan, also revealed to the Al-Mukhtar News correspondent, that "the car that will be manufactured will bear the name" KATARA ", pointing out that" the name is inspired by the Qatari heritage and has a cultural significance. "
Historians reveal that the "New Car Katara" is the oldest designation for the State of Qatar in which geographical references to the peninsula have been mentioned in geographical and historical maps, since the year 150 AD.
Executive Director of the Qatar Quality Company d. Musa Ramadan confirmed that different models of the car will be produced, depending on the design and technology used, and the features it includes such as KATARA (A), KATARA (B) and KATARA (C).
The Executive Director of the Qatar Quality Company d. Musa Ramadan: "The project will be carried out in cooperation with Japanese expertise, represented by ARM, which specializes in manufacturing car production lines for major international companies."
The Executive Director of the Qatar Quality Company d. Moussa Ramadan that "the prices of the Qatari car will be accessible to all segments of society, so that people with different incomes can purchase it."
The CEO of Qatar Quality Company Dr. Musa Ramadan on "The very large amount of investment in that project, which amounts to nine billion dollars, will be provided through cooperation between the owner of the company and government support."
And he showed that "the experimental production of the factory, will be the production of an electric SUV in Qatar that will be announced in conjunction with the World Cup in 2022, which will be an appropriate opportunity for the whole world to see the first country production in the automotive world."
On the other hand, ten samples of the car will be manufactured in 2022, that is, two years later, when Qatar hosts the World Cup, one of which will be displayed at Hamad International Airport, and the other will be run in all streets of the Qatari capital, Doha.
The Executive Director of the Qatar Quality Company d. Musa Ramadan: "The plant will be completely completed and its actual production will start in 2025-2024, in order to produce 500,000 cars, rising to a million cars by 2035, after the completion of all the complete production lines of the project."
It should be noted that by the year 2025, the Qatari government will dispense with importing cars from abroad because it will depend on the local results, but it appears that the Corona virus crisis continues, and it could adversely affect the establishment of that project.