Manufacture of the first electric car in the Sultanate of Oman to walk in the streets of Muscat
Manufacture of the first electric car in the Sultanate of Oman to walk in the streets of Muscat

The Sultanate of Oman makes the first electric car and is considering dispensing all cars on the Qatari soil, and that is the completion of the project, as the government intends in the Sultanate of Oman during the coming period to manufacture homemade electric cars under the slogan "Made in Oman".

In a related context, for the time being, an Omani company is on the way to manufacture the first domestic, home-made electric car from labor in the Sultanate of Oman.

In this regard, a source has just revealed that the new test car is now fully ready after all tests have been done on it.

At the present time, various approvals can be obtained in the Sultanate for the sake of its work, as per the requirements of the Omani Standards Authority and Gulf Standards, as well as the Royal Oman Police.

On the other hand, it took more than nine years to manufacture the new test car, as work began on it since it was an idea in April 2011.

Manufacturing the first electric car in the Sultanate of Oman
Manufacture of the first electric car in the Sultanate of Oman, where a source for Al-Mukhtar newspaper reporter revealed that the new car is electric powered and sets a very impressive record in that matter, with a charge of no more than four hours the car can travel the car to a distance of 600 km, studies are also being done Others in order to reduce the charging time and increase the walking distance as well.

On the one hand, the source asserted that "the new car will be manufactured and produced in the State of the Sultanate of Oman and it is not just a assembly process, but it will be homemade in all its aspects.


 
He added that the state of the Sultanate of Oman has a previous idea in the way of manufacturing auto parts, and it can be manufactured outside the Sultanate and brought to the Sultanate when it is equipped and assembled.

At the present time, the proposed proposal is to establish a complete vehicle manufacturing in the Sultanate of Aamat, which has a total of 2,096 pieces, except for twenty-seven pieces that are brought in from abroad, including: Motor axes, "lime" box, rotors, wheels, tires and the rest will all be manufactured in the Sultanate.

On the other hand, the production of the car will be at the local and commercial levels during the current year 2020, with an initial production capacity of 1008 cars throughout the year, and it is expected to be put on the market when it is finally finished.

It should be noted that by 2025 the government of the Sultanate of Oman will dispense with importing cars from abroad because it will get used to local production.