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Tatra Truck History
The company was founded in 1850 by Ignaz Shustaloy and produced wheelchairs and chaise. In the 1860s, the company had a plant not only in the Czech Republic, but also Berlin, Vienna, Wroclaw, Kyiv and Chernivtsi. In 1882, he began producing railway cars. In 1897 he released the first passenger car - the "President", a year later - the world's first truck. After World War II the company was nationalized. The company manufactures trucks and cars Class "luxury" (until 1989). Heavy trucks Tatra production repeatedly used the wheelbase for different heavy military equipment, as well as vehicles for military use. Tatra produces wheel-drive vehicles with the wheel formula 4 × 4 to 12x12 (six-axis). The company currently produces heavy trucks with spinal frame which allows you to build cars lighter than the base frame. In combination with air-cooled diesel engines is to reduce vehicle curb weight and make them more economical.