History of Ikarus
The starting point for the legendary "Icarus" was 1885. Some Imre URI seriously enjoys creating carts for horses. At some point he intuitively begins to realize that soon the horse will no longer be the main means of transportation.
The first major order for bus body houri receives in 1927. At that time the buses were wooden, outside they were covered with sheets of steel. URI experimenting with chassis - initially he did the buses based on the Ford truck-TT. Later he had to switch to Mercedes-Benz.
In the thirties of the 20th century URY Affairs from leaves and passes the management of the company to his sons. Begins mass production.
In 1967 came to light, perhaps the most popular project in the history of Icarus. In Moscow begin EN masse to put Ikarus-250. In 1984, the Hungarian company has noted a kind of anniversary - was assembled 200th Ikarus. In 1995 the company was included in the Guinness Book of records.