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23.09.2020 / Hyundai Solaris received a special series in honor of the 10th anniversary of the plant in Russia

Hyundai Solaris received a special series in honor of the tenth anniversary of Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Rus plant in Saint Petersburg, opened on September 21, 2010. Solaris sedan was the first car launched into mass production at the Russian Hyundai Motor plant. The start date of sales and the price for Hyundai Solaris «10 years» will be announced later...


23.09.2020 / UAZ launches sales of cars in the Iranian market

UAZ launches sales of cars in the Islamic Republic of Iran. The local company Soroush Diesel Mabna became the distributor of UAZ cars in this country. Cars are delivered in the country in the form of vehicle kits, which are completed by Soroush Diesel Mabna...


23.09.2020 / Used car sales in money terms show growth

According to Russian Automotive Market Research, in January-August 2020, the used car market revenue increased by 1.2% to 1 917 billion rubles.
In January-August 2020, TOYOTA was the leader in the used car market: Russians spent 274.5 billion rubles on cars of this brand... 


22.09.2020 / The new Geely center opened in Saint Petersburg

Alarm-Motors group of companies opened the new Geely dealership on Vyborg highway in Saint Petersburg.
The total area of the new center is 1 100 square meters, almost half of it is allocated for demonstrating the Geely model line-up and customer service... 


21.09.2020 / Demand for electric cars is growing in Russia

According to Russian Automotive Market Research, in January-August 2020, sales of new electric cars in the Russian market amounted to 305 units. This is 16% more than in January-August of the last year.
The leader in this segment remains Nissan Leaf, sales of which increased by 5.7% ...


21.09.2020 / KIA launches a subscription car rental program in Russia

KIA launched the pilot phase of Kia Mobility car subscription program in Russia. At the initial stage, five KIA models are offered by subscription: Rio, Sorento, K5, Sportage and Seltos. In the future, the list of available models will expand...


18.09.2020 / BARS Group acquired Hyundai center in Omsk

BARS Group acquired Hyundai dealership in Omsk from Phoenix-Auto group. BARS' portfolio already includes BMW and KIA brands.
The total area of Hyundai center is 2 670 square meters, the showroom area - 650 square meters, the service zone is 830 square meters, the paint and body section is 820 square meters ...


18.09.2020 / How many car dealers are there in Russia?

According to Russian Automotive Market Research, as of September 1, 2020, there are 3 184 new car sales centers in Russia, which is 117 units less than in the previous year.
Reduction in the total number of dealerships was caused not only by the closure of car centers of some brands, but the relocation of LADA NIVA cars to LADA dealerships...


18.09.2020 / The updated Volvo S90 and V90 Cross Country are available in Volvo dealerships

Cars of 2021 model year are available in official dealerships of Volvo Car Russia: Volvo S90 business class sedan and Volvo V90 Cross Country station wagon. The recommended retail price remained at the level of car prices of 2020 model year: Volvo S90 T4 Momentum - from 3 million 155 thousand rubles, Volvo V90 Cross Country T5 AWD Plus - from 3 million 705 thousand rubles...


17.09.2020 / The most popular leased cars

According to Russian Automotive Market Research, in January-July 2020, the number of cars issued under financial leasing fell by 24%.
The most popular cars among lessees for the reporting period was VOLKSWAGEN POLO with a share of 13.9%. KIA RIO and RENAULT LOGAN also entered TOP-3 leased cars...