By September the working group of the National Technology Initiative «Autonet» will form the requirements for universities to the future professions in the automotive industry.
According to the roadmap, educational programs for training new specialists will be launched in early 2020. For their implementation the working group of NTI «Autonet» will unite the leading technological universities.
Renault started road tests of the new crossover, which will be presented in August 2018 at the Moscow Motor Show and will be sold in Russia.
According to preliminary data, the crossover will be based on the Renault Kaptur platform, which, in its turn, is built on Duster chassis...
Ford announced the delivery of updated EcoSport crossover in all official dealerships in Russia. The restyled car differs from its predecessor in a modified grille, head lights made in a style of Mustang sports car, as well as new rear lights...
In January-May 2018 the Russian new car market grew by 19% to 615.6 thousand units. According to Russian Automotive Market Research, the mass segment cars accounted for two-thirds of the market, as over five months of 2017.
GM-AVTOVAZ decided to raise prices for Chevrolet Niva SUV. The new price list will come into force on July 1. The change in the cost will cover all car versions. The company explained this measure by external factors, which resulted in the rise in the components cost.
«Klyuchavto» became a partner of Nissan brand in the capital. One of the largest holdings of the country and the Russian representation of the brand signed a dealership agreement, under which a new center «Nissan Klyuchavto Lyubertsy» was opened.
Infiniti began to accept orders for QX50 crossover of the new generation in Russia. The car is available for purchase in four versions: Pure, Luxe, Sensory and Autograph. Novelty prices will be announced later. The main competitors of this crossover will be BMW X3, Audi Q5 and Mercedes-Benz GLC.
The Moscow region plans to attract key producers to create the automotive cluster in the region and develop a direction related to the automotive industry.
Moreover, the Moscow region together with the Federal government and FSUE «NAMI» plans to create the largest test center, which will be engaged in certification and R&D of automotive areas for the whole Russia.
Renault will develop the off-road version of Logan sedan. The car will be assembled at AVTOVAZ. The novelty premiere will be held at the Moscow Motor Show in August 2018.
Sales of off-road Logan will begin in November 2018. Sedan will receive an extra plastic body kit and increased road clearance (195 mm).
Avilon Mercedes-Benz dealership presented a new generation of G-Class SUV. The novelty cost was announced at the presentation - 8 950 thousand rubles. The new Mercedes-Benz G-Class will enter the market in June 2018.
The new Mercedes-Benz G-Class is equipped with 4.0-liter biturbo V8 engine developing 422 HP in combination with 9-speed automatic gear box.