The domestic car Togg came to the fore this time with first response training in electric vehicle fires and accidents. Togg experts, who gave training to Kocaeli Fire Brigade teams, explained how to intervene in electric vehicle fires.
Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality firefighters visited Turkey’s Automobile Enterprise Group (Togg) brand. Togg experts made a presentation to Kocaeli Municipality firefighters by providing training on first response in electric vehicle fires and accidents. According to the statement made by the municipality, an invitation to training was received from Togg in the IT Valley.
Based on the invitation from Togg experts, Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality Fire Department, Prevention and Education Branch Directorate Education Unit (KOBİTEM) teams visited Togg. In this visit, the history of electric cars in the world was told by Togg’s expert officials. The technology and advanced vehicle safety systems used in electric cars were also introduced to firefighters.
Fire and Response Training from Togg
Togg experts provided training on the technology of the vehicle and the situations that should be done in the event of an accident. During the visit attended by KOBITEM Unit Chief and trainers, it was focused on what to do in possible emergencies. Practical training was given on how to respond to electric vehicles in case of fire and correct response techniques.
In these trainings given by Togg experts, it was shown how to extinguish electric cars in case of fire. The information given to firefighters by Togg experts is of great importance in terms of first response training in electric vehicle fires and accidents.
After the training, Kocaeli Municipality firefighters had the opportunity to get to know the domestic car Togg better. The staff, who had the opportunity to try the simulation of the Togg vehicle, learned how to respond to electric vehicles in case of fire.
When Will Togg Come Out?
The C-SUV model of Togg, which is eagerly awaited by millions of citizens in Turkey, is expected to be on the road in 2023. Togg CEO Gürcan Karakaş said that the vehicle, which is planned to be taken off the production line at the end of 2022, will take its place on the roads from next year.
It was stated that the production of the C-Sedan model, which Togg introduced at the CES 2022 fair held in the USA, will be completed 18 months after the launch of the first models. No clear statement was made about how much the Togg price will be.