«Asia Avto» plant in Kazakhstan launched the production of LADA Granta liftback, LADA Kalina station wagon and five-door version of LADA 4x4 SUV. Previously the model line-up of LADA cars, produced at the plant in Ust-Kamenogorsk, was presented by LADA 4x4 and Urban SUVs.
Ford Sollers will supply a batch of 40 ambulances based on the new Ford Transit in Kazakhstan. These special purpose vehicles were developed with the support of Ford Sollers R&D center taking into account market needs and will be used to provide medical care in cities of Kazakhstan.
According to Association of automakers of Ukraine «Ukravtoprom», in May 2016 sales of new cars in Ukraine increased by 49% and amounted to 4447 units. Over five months of 2016, 22430 cars were sold in Ukraine that is by 62.2% more than in the previous year.
Ford Sollers begins to export the entire model line-up of Ford cars produced in Russia to the market of the Republic of Belarus. Special versions based on the new Ford Transit will be supplied in this country as well.
Zaporizhye Automobile Plant presented a new model Slavuta Nova at the «Capital auto show» in Kiev. The car is positioned as the successor of Slavuta liftback popular in the Ukrainian market. ZAZ plans to supply the five-door hatchback in Europe.