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12.04.2024
The former Continental tire plant in Kaluga has rebranded
The former Continental tire plant in Kaluga has rebranded and now it produces tires under the Gislaved brand. The Kaluga enterprise joined the tire cluster that has been established on the basis of JSC Cordiant and united tire plants in Yaroslavl, Omsk, Kaluga region (former Continental AG) and Ulyanovsk (former Bridgestone). In 2024, the renovated Gislaved plant is expected to produce 2.1 million tires for cars, which will be a 12% rise on...
12.04.2024
Chery summed up the results of 2023 in Russia
Chery sells cars of Chery, Exeed, Omoda and Jaecoo brands in the Russian market. In its financial statements, the company reports that it sold a total of more than 220 thousand cars last year. In 2023, the revenue of the Russian division of the Chinese automobile company Chery (JSC Chery Automobiles Rus) amounted to 556 billion rubles, which is 3.8 times more than in 2022. The company's net profit increased by 16.5% and reached 34.7 billion...
12.04.2024
The former Hyundai plant in Saint Petersburg reports financial losses by the end of 2023
Following results of 2023, the revenue of Automotive Plant AGR LLC (former Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Rus) in Saint Petersburg decreased by 95% on the previous year and amounted to 2.7 billion rubles (in 2022 it amounted to 50.3 billion rubles). At the same time, the company's net loss amounted to 16.6 billion rubles against 18.8 billion rubles at the end of last year. These data are indicated in the financial statements of the enterprise...
11.04.2024
12 Volgabus-4298 buses have been shipped to Tambov
12 Volgabas-4298 medium buses were transferred to Tambov. All buses shipped run on natural gas fuel. Models are equipped with ramps for wheelchairs, air conditioner, a passenger information system, and a security complex connected to GLONASS. It is reported that buses have already started running on the routes of the regional center. NAPI (National Industrial Information...
11.04.2024
Electric subcompact Chery Ice Cream and Little Ant will be updated
Chery has introduced two updated models of its inexpensive electric "subcompact" cars: Ice Cream and Little Ant, according to the CarNewsChina. Ice Cream model is known in Russia as a continuation of QQ model, which has been available in the Russian market for a long time and is produced in Kaliningrad at the Avtotor plant. It will have two versions: Vanilla with a range of 120 km and Milkshake, which can travel up to 205 km. In addition...
11.04.2024
Announcement of the cost of the updated LADA Granta with automatic gear box
Lada Granta with automatic gear box began to arrive at dealerships. The cost of Granta sedan with automatic gear box starts from 1,176,900 rubles, liftback – from 1,247,900 rubles,  AvtoVAZ reports. It is known that novelties are equipped with 4-speed automatic gear box paired with 16-valve engine capacity of 98 HP. A similar power unit has previously been used for the Lada Granta family. The maximum speed of the car reaches 176 km/h...