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KTM to stop production due to coronavirus

Sat, 07 Mar 2020

Pierer Mobility has announced plans to temporarily stop assembling KTM, Husqvarna and GasGas brands from March 30 to April 10. We are talking about the plant in Mattighofen, where "orange" motorcycles and Husqvarna are produced, as well as a factory in Girona, Spain. The company is taking this step to slow the spread of the coronavirus. As of March 12, 2,140 cases of infection have been confirmed in Spain and 302 episodes in Austria. In addition, the Italian Moto Morini announced a production halt to ensure the safety of employees, which is expected - as of March 12, 12,462 cases of coronavirus infection were recorded in the country.

By Azali Minyki

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