25.04.2016 / Hyundai expands the range of Russian suppliers

Russian suppliers of Hyundai Motor plant prepare for the production of components for the new model of Creta compact crossover. The production of local components will involve both current partners and some new Russian suppliers. 

22.04.2016 / AVTOVAZ develops a new turbocharged engine

AVTOVAZ prepares for the production of inline four-cylinder 16-valve turbocharged engine, which meets Euro-5 and Euro-6 emission standards. Mass production of the unit with index VAZ-11192 will begin in 2018. The working volume of VAZ turbocharged engine is 1390 cubic centimeters, the maximum capacity is 149.6 HP at 5600 rpm and the limit torque is 240 Nm at 2000 rpm.


21.04.2016 / Foreign tires occupied two thirds of the Russian tire market in 2015

According to Cordiant JSC, in 2015 the volume of import of tires for cars in Russia was 13.76 million units. In comparison with 2014, this figure decreased by 31%. The main reason for the sharp reduction in import was the Russian ruble devaluation.


18.04.2016 / Opening of the plant «Atsumitec Toyota Tsuse Rus»

The Japanese company «Atsumitec Toyota Tsuse Rus» opened a plant in a special economic zone Togliatti. The company produces the gear drive control mechanism for the automotive industry.

The company «ATTR» became SEZ resident in July 2013. A year later, construction began and in November 2015 the plant launched the test manufacture of finished products.

12.04.2016 / Sollers will launch the production of Mazda engines in Vladivostok

The company Sollers received approval on SPIC to establish the engine plant in Vladivostok. After the final approval and signing of all relevant documentation, the company will be able to begin the production preparation. The company plans to create production capacity of 50 thousand engines per year.


05.04.2016 / PSA Peugeot Citroen will increase localization in Russia

As part of work to increase the localization of the model line-up and development of future models PSMA Rus plant held a convention for suppliers of automotive components. At the meeting leaders of PSMA Rus presented a strategy of development of the plant and the priority directions of production localization.


04.04.2016 / Volkswagen Group Rus opened a new spare parts warehouse

Volkswagen Group Rus commissions a new warehouse of spare parts and accessories in the town near Moscow Chekhov. The partner in the construction of the warehouse became PNK Group. The first deliveries have been already carried out.

Investment into the construction of the warehouse amounted to 70 million Euros. The total area of the logistic complex of A+ class is more than 52 thousand square meters.