30.11.2017 / Mitsubishi opened a new center in Krasnodar

MMC Rus opened a new dealer center Mitsubishi Motors in Krasnodar – «Yug-Avto». The total area of the «Yug-Avto» dealership is 5719.6 square meters. Of them 420 square meters are occupied by the showroom, which presents the entire model line-up of Mitsubishi cars. 

29.11.2017 / The Ministry of Industry and Trade offers to cut programs aimed to stimulate demand

The Ministry of Industry and Trade published a bill providing for the extension of programs of preferential auto loans such as «The first car» and «Family car» for 2018. The draft decree provides for a discount on the initial payment on the loan of 10% of the car value purchased under social programs «The first car» and «Family car» in 2018.

28.11.2017 / Lifan cars are available with telematics system

Any Lifan car in Russia can be now optionally equipped with Lifan Connect system. By default, this technology has already been introduced in the model Murman. Murman owners can use the system for free within one year.

27.11.2017 / UAZ Patriot turned into cabriolet

Ulyanovsk Automobile Plant developed a new version of UAZ Patriot SUV – cabriolet for special occasions. The car was supplied in one of the African States. UAZ noted that such cars are in demand in the Defense Ministries of different countries to participate in ceremonial visits.

27.11.2017 / The average MTPL payment reached 77 thousand rubles over 10 months of 2017

According to the Russian Association of Motor Insurers (RAMI), in January-October 2017 the average MTPL payment grew by 15% on the same period of the last year and amounted to 77 050 rubles. The average premium for this period decreased by 3% to 5 820 rubles.

24.11.2017 / The majority of cars is produced in Saint-Petersburg and the Samara region

Car production in Russia reached 1 115 thousand units in January-October 2017, which is a 23% increase on the similar period of 2016.
Cars are produced in 12 Russian regions and two cities of federal significance. Leaders by the car production in Russia are Saint-Petersburg (25.5% ...

23.11.2017 / Volvo launched sales of the updated XC60 crossover

The Russian Volvo office began to accept orders for XC60 crossover of the new generation. Car sales will start in January 2018. Its prices start from 2 925 thousand rubles. The cost of the top car version starts from 3 584 thousand rubles. The novelty is produced at Volvo plant in Torslanda (Sweden).

23.11.2017 / «Avilon» became General Motors partner

«Avilon», which signed the dealership agreement with General Motors, launched sales of Cadillac and Chevrolet cars. The main line-up includes Cadillac Escalade and Chevrolet Tahoe SUVs. Chevrolet Camaro and Chevrolet Corvette are available to pre-order.

23.11.2017 / BMW opened an exclusive center in Moscow

BMW Group Russia opened an exclusive boutique BMW M «ROLF Premium Yakimanka» in Moscow. The new dealership area of 350 square meters presents such flagship cars as BMW 7 series and a number of BMW M models. Separate area in the center is designed for a zone of demonstration of sports accessories BMW M Performance.

21.11.2017 / Sales of new cars increased by 16% in January-October 2017

According to Russian Automotive Market Research, over ten months of 2017 the Russian new car market increased by 16.1% and amounted to 1 147.4 thousand units. In October 2017 the market showed growth of 13% to 126.4 thousand units.
TOP-5 brands in the Russian market included LADA, KIA, HYUNDAI, RENAULT and TOYOTA.