Commercial Vehicles

31.05.2018 / The line-up of Vector Next buses was expanded

Pavlovo Bus Plant launched mass production of new versions of Vector Next buses: models for low-mobility passengers, for long-distance transportation and running on gas.
Vector Next in the version «accessible environment» is equipped for the convenience of low-mobility passengers ...

31.05.2018 / The Russian bus market composition changed

According to Russian Automotive Market Research, in January-April 2018 new bus sales increased by 17.2%. For the reporting period 4 172 buses were sold in Russia. The market structure significantly changed in comparison with January-April 2017, In particular, the market share of large buses strongly increased, while that of medium buses sharply decreased.

30.05.2018 / New and used truck market leaders

In January-April 2018 new truck sales grew by 30% to 24.9 thousand vehicles. Used truck sales, on the contrary, declined by 8% to 81.5 thousand vehicles.

On the new truck market the TOP-10 models comprise 5 Russian models and 5 foreign ones ...

29.05.2018 / Trailer sales grew 42%

In January-April 2018 new trailer and semitrailer sales amounted to 8.8. thousand units, which was a 41.9% growth on the same period of 2017. In April 2018 new trailer market showed a 38.9% rise on April 2017 and made 2.5 thousand units.
SCHMITZ with 1.1 thousand trailers sold ...

29.05.2018 / May 29th, 2018


Hino Trucks Celebrates 10th Annual Master Elite Service Skills Competition

May 29th, 2018

Novi, Michigan – Hino Trucks announced the winner of their Service Skills Competition during an awards ceremony at the University of Michigan celebrating the tenth annual event. This intense competition highlights the hard work and dedication of Hino’s Master Elite Technicians from across the country.

28.05.2018 / KAMAZ and Daimler will cooperate under SPIC

Within the framework of the Saint-Petersburg International Economic Forum 2018, KAMAZ PJSC and the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation signed a special investment contract (SPIC).
The document provides for the development of KAMAZ and Mercedes-Benz model line-up, modernization of capacities for their production.

25.05.2018 / GAZ developed refrigerators based on «GAZelle Next 4.6»

Gorky Automobile Plant presented new models of special purpose vehicles based on the Next generation vehicles. These are two refrigerated trucks on the GAZelle Next chassis with GVW of 4.6 tons. The design differences of the vehicle: a new rear spicer axle, brake system with disc brakes on all wheels and ABS, increased width of the side platform.

24.05.2018 / KAMAZ sold almost 9 thousand vehicles over the first four months of 2018

According to KAMAZ trade and financial company, over four months of 2018 sales of KAMAZ vehicles in the Russian market amounted to 8 942 units, which is a 15% increase on the similar period of the last year. In April 2018 KAMAZ trade and financial company sold 2 748 vehicles that is by 35% more than in the previous year.


23.05.2018 / LCV market increased by 9.5% in April

According to Russian Automotive Market Research, in January-April 2018 new LCV sales increased by 6.7% and amounted to 38.1 thousand units. In April 2018 sales of light commercial vehicles reached 11.5 thousand units and showed a positive result on April 2017 (+9.5%). Recall that in March 2018 the Russian new LCV market decreased by 7.5%.

23.05.2018 / The share of foreign brands is growing in the Russian bus market

According to Russian Automotive Market Research, over the first four months of 2018 4.2 thousand new buses were sold in Russia, which was a 16.7% rise on the similar period of 2017. In April 2018 1.3 thousand buses were sold in Russia (+30% on April 2017).