Renault has discontinued the production of the first generation Sandero

Renault has discontinued the production of the first generation Sandero

RusAutoNews.Com- According to the portal Za Rulyom, Moscow based Renault Russia factory has discontinued the production of the first generation Sandero hatchback. The model was being manufactured since the end of 2009.

A Renault representative has toldthat the production of the first generation Sandero has been discontinued in Moscow, once the Tolyatti based AVTOVAZ factory reached the planned production capacity for Sandero and Logan models. According to the information given by the representative, the company has manufactured more than 190,000 Sandero in Moscow.

Renault Russia factory is currently working on allocating space for new models in the production line and other preparations. The company has not revealed the names of the new models.

The current models manufactured at the factory with an annual production capacity of 180,000 automobiles are as follows: Renault Duster, “old” Logan, Fluence, Megane and Nissan Terrano. Renault has invested €500 million in its Moscow factory up to today.