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31.08.2017 / Easy Ride will offer car sharing of crossovers

It is planned that the company, established on the means of Italian investors, will begin its work in September. At the initial stage Easy Ride fleet will consist only of Renault Kaptur crossovers. In the first month of work 100 vehicles will be available for hire and by the end of the year - 500 vehicles. In 2018 the fleet is expected to expand to 1.5 thousand units.


29.08.2017 / The average MTPL payment reaches 80 thousand rubles

According to the Russian Association of Motor Insurers (RAMI), in July 2017 the average MTPL payment grew by 12% and made 79.650 thousand rubles, while the average premium decreased by 1% to 6.035 thousand rubles.

In January-July 2017 the average payment increased by 22% on the similar period of the last year and amounted to 77.555 thousand rubles, the average premium fell by 3% to 5.788 thousand rubles.


29.08.2017 / The production of Skoda Kodiaq will start in Nizhny Novgorod in 2018

Skoda will launch serial production of Kodiaq crossover for the Russian market in the first quarter of 2018. The model will be manufactured at Gorky Automobile Plant, which has been already producing Octavia and Yeti models. The production localization will enable to expand the range of engines and available Skoda Kodiaq versions.


29.08.2017 / The production of foreign cars in Russia exceeds that of Russian ones three-fold

According to Russian Automotive Market Research, over seven months of 2017 744.5 thousand cars were produced in Russia. The production grew by 22.1% on the similar period of 2016.

LADA became the leader by car production in Russia. 


25.08.2017 / Lexus opened a new center in Omsk

Lexus opened its first official dealership in Omsk, which became the 51st authorized Lexus dealer in Russia. The dealership belongs to «Avtoplus» GC.

The total area of Lexus-Omsk is 1615 square meters. The center is located on the area of 1.05 ha. Area of the showroom is 707 square meters ...


23.08.2017 / Launch of sales of Mazda CX-9 in Russia

Mazda brought a large CX-9 crossover of the new generation to the Russian market. Prices for the car, sales of which will start in October, start from 2 890 000 rubles.

Compared to the predecessor the crossover became shorter by 30 mm, while the wheelbase increased by 55 mm. Depending on the version CX-9 curb weight fell by 80-125 kg.


21.08.2017 / Sales of cars in Russia increased by 14% in June 2017

According to Russian Automotive Market Research, in January-July 2017 sales of new cars in Russia increased by 13.9% on the similar period of 2016 and made 760.4 thousand units. In July 2017 the Russian new car market grew by 14.9%, sales reached 120.9 thousand units.

Market leaders over the first seven months of 2017 remained unchanged: LADA, KIA, HYUNDAI, RENAULT and TOYOTA ...


18.08.2017 / Renault raised car prices

Renault increased prices for the entire model line-up in Russia. The most significant growth of prices covered Logan sedan and the flagship Koleos crossover. Price growth varied from 4 to 50 thousand rubles depending on the model.
So, the cost of all Renault Logan sedan modifications and versions grew by 20 thousand rubles ...


17.08.2017 / The market share of premium cars decreased in Russia

According to Russian Automotive Market Research, in the first half of 2017 sales of cars of the premium segment in Russia fell by 2.5% and made 62.8 thousand units. The share of premium segment in the Russian market also declined on the similar period of the last year – from 10.9% to 9.8%.
The leader of this segment is Mercedes-Benz, which significantly advances other premium brands by sales...


17.08.2017 / Renault Kaptur received CVT X-Tronic transmission in basic version

Renault Russia announces the launch of sales of Renault Kaptur with X-Tronic CVT in the basic version Life. Previously this version was offered only with manual gear box.

The new version has been already available for order in all official Renault dealer centers at the price from 929 990 rubles.