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30.11.2018 / The mandatory installation of the «Spikes» mark on cars was canceled in Russia

The Russian government abolished the obligation to stick «Spikes» identification mark on the rear car window. The innovation will come into effect in seven days. The resolution notes that this requirement has lost its relevance. 


30.11.2018 / BMW dealers in Russia launched sales of the new Х5

The new BMW X5 is offered in Russia at the price from 4 590 thousand rubles.
The novelty is available in four versions – xDrive30d, xDrive40i, xDrive50i and M50d. BMW X5 xDrive30d is equipped with diesel engine capacity of 249 HP, xDrive40i - petrol engine capacity of 340 HP.


29.11.2018 / Car export decreased by 32% in 2018

According to Russian Automotive Market Research, over the first nine months of 2018, new car export * from Russia amounted to 19 973 units, which was a 32% decrease on the result of the similar period of 2017.

The largest number of cars was exported to the Czech Republic, Ukraine and Latvia ...


29.11.2018 / Sales of the new Mazda3 in Russia will start in 2019

The premiere of Mazda3 hatchback and sedan of the fourth generation took place in Los Angeles. The novelty will appear in Russia in 2019.
The new Mazda3 will be available with all-wheel drive and engines of Skyactiv-X, Skyactiv-G and Skyactiv-D line-ups.


28.11.2018 / Acceptance of orders for the new Porsche 911 in Russia

Porsche dealers in Russia began to accept orders for the eighth-generation Porsche 911. The model 911 Carrera S at the price from 7 749 thousand rubles and 911 Carrera 4S (from 8 199 thousand rubles) are available to buyers. 


28.11.2018 / Lada XRay of 2019 model year entered the Russian market

AvtoVAZ announced the launch of sales of Lada XRay of 2019 model year.
The hatchback in the new basic version Standard (from 589.9 thousand rubles) is equipped with 1.6-liter petrol engine capacity of 106 HP and 5-speed manual gear box.


27.11.2018 / Unmanned cars will appear on Russian roads on December 1, 2018

An experiment on the operation of unmanned vehicles on public roads will start on December 1 in Russia. 100 cars will appear on the roads of Moscow and Tatarstan. At the same time the driver will be in the unmanned car. In addition ...


27.11.2018 / Audi will not produce two novelties as was planned

Audi will not produce the 4-door TT and the version A1 Sportback - S1.
Audi TT will change generation in the next two years, but even after the change of generation only 2-door coupe and roadster will be available. 


26.11.2018 / The government approved the conclusion of SPICs with automakers

The Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Ministry of Economic Development, the Ministry of Finance and FAS should ensure the conclusion of special investment contracts (SPIC) with GAZ, Hyundai, BMW and Avtotor. Four automakers will receive a single volume of preferences, which is limited to the «stabilization» clause ...


26.11.2018 / LADA XRAY Cross is available with CVT

AVTOVAZ launched the production of pre-series LADA Xray Cross with CVT. In the near future the novelty will become available in dealerships of the brand.
AVTOVAZ uses the combination of the Japanese variator with 1.6-liter engine capacity of 114 HP for LADA XRAY.