A new term as Secretary General deserves a brand new 550 Mercedes-benz.
Why not is US Taxpayers money anyway.
Let's see if Ban Ki Moon's PTD will chose an American sedan over a European one.
Title of the EOI:
Provision of Vehicles in Support of United Nations Headquarters in New York.
Date of this EOI: 18 October 2011
Closing Date for Receipt of EOI at PD: 2 November 2011
EOI Number: EOIWN17120
E-mail Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Address EOI response by fax for the Attention of: Wendy Noble
Fax Number: 212-963-6315
UNCCS Code: 491730
DESCRIPTION OF REQUIREMENTS
1. The UN Procurement Division is seeking expressions of interest from qualified vendors for the supply
and delivery of new vehicles, in particular 4 large-size sedans and 1 small 2-door sedan for the
transportation of UN representatives, staff and equipment at the United Nations Headquarter in New York.
2. A detailed description of the requirement will be conveyed in the solicitation document. In general, the
United Nations places a high priority on the environment and wishes to acquire products that are made to
the highest standards. The vehicles must be compliant for use in the USA, designed to provide maximum
safety/security and offering modern fuel-efficient engines, to provide the best value for money over the
vehicles expected life-cycle. Vehicles offered by the UN should be backed by the vehicle manufacturer's
warranty for a minimum of 3 years/36,000 miles.