Hyundai St. Petersburg plant will start the production of new Solaris

Hyundai St. Petersburg plant will start the production of new Solaris

Interfax – Hyundai St. Petersburg plant will start the serial production of the new generation Solaris sedan on 15 February.

As to the planned production volumes, the company intends to distribute its capacity on two models: Solaris and Creta, localised in St. Petersburg equally. The company currently manufactures 100-110,000 Hyundai vehicles in the factory annually.

Hyundai St. Petersburg plant had commenced operations in September 2010. Hyundai Solaris, Creta and KIA Rio are the currently manufactured models. The company plans to manufacture 220,000 automobiles in 2017 (up by 6.3% in comparison with 2016).