Astra Bus

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Astra Bus S.R.L.
Industry Automotive
Founded 1996
Headquarters Arad, Romania
Key people
Cristian Gavra (Chairman)
Products Buses, trolleybuses,

Astra Bus is a bus manufacturer based in Arad, Romania. The company was established in 1996, splitting from Astra Vagoane Arad, a company specialized in manufacturing railroad cars. Since 2003, it is part of the Cefin Holding Group and their products have been buses and trolleybuses from the Irisbus range, under a partnership with the Italian company, and, on a small scale, minibuses based on Iveco, Mercedes-Benz or Volkswagen chassis.[1][2][3][4][5][6]


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  1. ^ "ASTRA BUS (RO)". Retrieved 11 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "150 de Iveco se vor fabrica la Arad". 31 July 2012. Retrieved 11 December 2012. 
  3. ^ "Dupa minibuze, Astra Bus din Arad trece la autobuze si troleibuze". 18 December 2003. 
  4. ^ "Astra Bus". Facut In Romania. 13 March 2011. Retrieved 12 December 2012. 
  5. ^ "Astra Arad continuă să fie marcă de prestigiu". Financiarul. 21 September 2009. 
  6. ^ "Oprescu vrea să umple Bucureştiul cu troleibuze SOVIETICE". Romania Libera. 23 October 2012.