31.07.2020 / The updated Toyota Fortuner is available for order in Russia

The updated Toyota Fortuner frame SUV is available for order in Russian dealerships of the brand at the price from 2 million 436 thousand rubles.
Toyota Fortuner will be updated in two stages: two versions Standard and Comfort equipped with 2.7-liter petrol engine will be upgraded in August...

31.07.2020 / Renault plant in Moscow goes on corporate leave

From August 3 to August 16, Renault plant in Moscow will suspend production of cars for the period of corporate leave. On August 17, the company will resume working as usual.
Currently, Renault plant in Moscow produces Renault Captur, Renault Duster, Nissan Terrano crossovers, as well as Renault Arkana coupe-crossover.

31.07.2020 / AVTOVAZ acquired GM's stake in the joint venture for 0.4 billion rubles

AVTOVAZ bought out General Motors' 50% stake in GM-AVTOVAZ joint venture for 0.4 billion rubles.
Recall that in December 2019 AVTOVAZ signed the agreement with General Motors to buy 50% of shares of GM-AVTOVAZ joint venture from the American company...

31.07.2020 / GAC received vehicle type approval for GS5 crossover in Russia

GAC Motors received vehicle type approval for GAC GS5 crossover.
According to vehicle type approval, GAC GS5 crossover will be offered in Russia only with 1.5-liter engine capacity of 137 HP...

31.07.2020 / Almost 630 thousand Chinese cars drive on Russian roads

According to Russian Automotive Market Research, as of January 1, 2020, there were 627 thousand cars of Chinese brands in Russia, which is 1.4% of the vehicle population.
Five brands-CHERY, LIFAN, GEELY, GREAT WALL and BYD- account for 90% of the Chinese car population...

30.07.2020 / Russian Haval plant will increase production volumes

In September Haval plant in the Tula region plans to launch the second change of assembly lines of H5 and H9 frame SUVs. By mid-August, it is planned to attract more than 250 employees to work at the plant.
Recall that the Russian Haval plant opened in 2019...

30.07.2020 / AVTOVAZ and CDEK signed a partnership agreement

AVTOVAZ and SDEK present the joint «LADA for SDEK» corporate program. Special terms for the purchase of new LADA cars, as well as special programs of financial and operational leasing were agreed for SDEK and its franchisees...

30.07.2020 / Car prices increased by 9% over the year

Russian Automotive Market Research analyzed new car prices in Russia. In June 2020 average prices for new cars grew by 8.7% on June 2019.
The largest increase in average prices – 14.3% - was shown by premium brands ...

29.07.2020 / The new Mitsubishi dealer opened in Yekaterinburg

The Perm «Forward Auto» dealer launched sales of Mitsubishi cars in Yekaterinburg. The company leased part of the center in Yekaterinburg area of 13 thousand square meters.
In addition to Mitsubishi cars, the dealer sells cars of the domestic Lada brand.

29.07.2020 / How many cars were purchased under financial leasing in the first half of 2020?

According to Russian Automotive Market Research, in January-June 2020, 40.3 thousand cars were transferred to financial leasing, which was a 30% decline year-on-year.
In the first half of 2020, VOLKSWAGEN accounted for almost 20% of leased cars...