Lada sales have increased by 4% in July

Lada sales have increased by 4% in July

RusAutoNews.Com – Lada sales have increased in July. Avtovaz has sold 21,754 automobiles in Russia in July, which is equivalent to a 3.9% year-on-year increase. Thereby, the sales of Lada automobiles have risen for the second time this year (April +7.8%). While the Russian market shrank by 16.6% last month, the share of Lada sales reached 19.9%, up from last year’s 16%, according to AEB data.

Granta has become the bestselling model of Avtovaz in July, with a sales figure of 6334 vehicles (-30.4%). Vesta sedan occupies the second place with 5198 units. Lada Largus has maintained its leadership amongst estate wagon models, with 2154 vehicles (-7.3%). 2035 Lada 4×4 have been sold, following a 6.5% year-on-year decline. Lada Kalina sales fell by 33.8%, to 1885 units. The sales figure of the new high hatchback XRAY, which was put on the market in February, has reached 1772 units in July. The demand for Lada Priora sedan fell by 60.6%, to 1398 vehicles.

The Russian dealers of Lada have sold 147,107 vehicles within the first seven months of 2016, which indicates a 9.6% year-on-year shrinkage of Lada sales.