Three acquired in Germany tram will take to the streets of Pyatigorsk in early September.
Used tram in Czechoslovakia were purchased MUP "electric transport" in the German city of Gera. Russian factories do not produce cars on a narrow, meter, track (Pyatigorsk narrow gauge tram system — one of only two surviving in Russian). So buy trams to upgrade the city park has abroad.
As the press service of the administration of Pyatigorsk, each of the three trams had cost 40,000 euros. Meanwhile, the cost of the new tram European production is close to 1.5 million euros. According to the Director of MUP "electric transport" Anatoly smoking, Czech cars with the "German city" Pyatigorsk last for at least 15 years of age.