Production of the pilot batch of LADA Largus cars started in Izhevsk
Production of the pilot batch of LADA Largus cars has begun at the Lada Izhevsk enterprise, which is part of the AVTOVAZ group. The first five cars to be produced by the end of this week will be commercial vans. Recall that the decision to transfer LADA Largus production from the main site in Tolyatti to the Lada Izhevsk plant was made at the end of summer 2023. This is necessary to free up capacity for the production of new models on the...
The work of the former Nissan and Hyundai plants has been resumed in Saint Petersburg
The former owners of the AGR Automobile Plant and St. Petersburg Automobile Plant announced the restart of production. It is planned that such a step will contribute to the revival of domestic manufacturers of automotive components. According to current data, representatives of both companies are currently negotiating with component manufacturers to assess the current market situation. After 2022, many enterprises that produced spare parts...
Chery Tiggo 4 Pro special version will enter the Russian market
The Chinese Chery has declassified a special version of the crossover in the top configuration Ultimate. The novelty cost in the Russian market is still unknown. The main changes took place in the car interior, which was decorated in black with white inserts in the new version. The car also received dual digital dashboard screens and multimedia systems with a diagonal of 10.25 inches each. No changes in the technical part are expected. Now...
New versions of LADA Niva Legend Sport will be released at AvtoVAZ
AVTOVAZ is preparing to release two new versions of the model LADA Niva Legend Sport with the following engines: -1.6-liter (106 HP) VAZ-21127; -1.8-liter (126 HP) VAZ-21179. It is also planned to modernize the interior and headlamps. NAPI (National Industrial Information Agency)
Announcement of the ruble value of the new Geely Okavango
Geely has announced the cost of the seven-seat Okavango crossover, which will be available in Russia in 2024. The model will be equipped with 200-HP 2.0-liter petrol turbocharged engine coupled with 7-speed robotized gear box and front-wheel drive. The car will also receive an independent suspension and a system for selecting modes (comfortable, economical and sporty) of movement. The new Okavango will be available in two versions —...
Two novelties by the Chinese VGV will enter the Russian market
Two mid-size crossovers by the new VGV brand from China will debut in Russia in the near future. U70 and U75 Plus crossovers are large-sized cars with a length of more than 4.8 m, accommodating from 5 to 7 passengers. Thus, these models are larger than Skoda Kodiaq or Peugeot 5008, but inferior to Toyota Highlander. As for the technical characteristics, U70 Pro is equipped with 1.5-liter turbocharged engine capacity of 143 HP. The...