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31.01.2018 / Every third bus in Russia is older than 25 years

Russian Automotive Market Research Marketing Agency updated the «Bus park in Russia» report. As of January 1, 2018, there are 428 thousand buses in Russia, of which 71% - of Russian brands. The TOP-5 list of brands includes PAZ (41% of the park), KAVZ (13%), LIAZ (9%), LAZ (3%), NEFAZ (3%).


29.01.2018 / KAMAZ expanded the potentials of KAMAZ-FINANCE program in 2017

KAMAZ summed up the results of the financial service programs for 2017. These programs were equally popular both for customers of KAMAZ trucks and for dealers.
It was important to expand the potentials of KAMAZ-FINANCE's program due to sales of vehicles stored by dealers, whereas previously vehicles were offered only against order under the program ... 


26.01.2018 / UAZ developed new Profi versions – milk and fuel tankers

Two versions of UAZ Profi with a tank for transportation of milk and fuel have been certified. The cost of UAZ Profi completion varies from 187 to 298.5 thousand rubles depending on the outer tank material (painted or stainless steel) and its total volume. Moreover, customers can additionally order a refrigeration unit at the price of 160 thousand rubles for the milk tanker.


26.01.2018 / KAMAZ began to export trucks to the Philippines

KAMAZ delivered the first batch of vehicles to the Philippines in the framework of the Memorandum of understanding signed by the Russian automaker and Lifetruck.
8 KAMAZ-6520, KAMAZ-6460 KAMAZ-5460 trucks were shipped to Lifetruck International Inc., which specializes in sales and service of vehicles.


24.01.2018 / In 2017 «KAMAZ-LEASING» sold 2 thousand trucks under the program «Preferential leasing»

In the beginning of 2018 KAMAZ-LEASING resumed to accept applications under the program «Preferential leasing» extended by the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

In 2017 due to the state support KAMAZ-LEASING customers purchased more than 2 thousand vehicles on over 7 billion rubles.


24.01.2018 / LCVs will dominate the production structure of Peugeot-Citroen in Kaluga

By the end of the first quarter of 2018 the French PSA Peugeot-Citroen will launch the production of light commercial vehicles, passenger minibuses and minivans at PSMA Rus plant.

Now the plant in Kaluga produces Peugeot 408 and Citroen C4 Sedan. PSA will gradually launch the production of commercial Citroen Jumpy and Peugeot Expert ...


23.01.2018 / Mercedes-Benz offers Vito and Sprinter Classic models with reduced GVW to its clients

Mercedes-Benz division selling light commercial vehicles offers all-metal vans with GVW of 2.5 t in the Russian market. This option enables to enter certain areas, in which there is a GVW restriction for trucks. For example, in Moscow there are such zones in several administrative districts.


18.01.2018 / Import and export of trucks in Russia in January-November 2017 

According to the Federal Customs Service of Russia, in January-November 2017 import of trucks to Russia increased by 15.4% and made 27.3 thousand trucks on 1 789.1 million dollars. Of them 23.3 thousand trucks on 1010.9 million dollars were imported from foreign countries ...


17.01.2018 / New truck market grew by 53% in 2017

According to Russian Automotive Market Research, in 2017 new truck sales in Russia grew by 52.7% to 79.1 thousand units. The market showed intensive growth every month on 2016 and from August 2017 the monthly sales growth exceeded 50%.


17.01.2018 / LCV sales in Russia increased by 15%

New LCV sales increased by 15.2% in 2017 and amounted to 117.9 thousand units. It should be noted that in the first half-year the growth rate was higher than in the second half-year.

GAZ accounted for more than 40% of new LCV sales in 2017.