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Russian car exports have increased by almost 2.5 times in January

RusAutoNews.Com – According to Russian Federation Customs House data, Russian car exports have increased by almost 2.5 times in January with 3700 units, generating $51.9 million in total. 1500 vehicles have

Commercial vehicles Industry OEMs

GAZ Group enters Iran and returns to Turkey

Vedomosti – GAZ Group plans to start bus production in Iran in 2017, as told by the company chairman Vadim Sorokin. “We are currently carrying out tests on our buses –

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The number of vehicles reached 49.7 million in Russia

Autostat – According to Autostat data, the number of vehicles in Russia has amounted to 49.7 million units, as of the turn of the year. 84% of the fleet belongs to

OEMs

Nissan Sentra production has resumed in Russia

Vedomosti – The production of Nissan Sentra sedan has resumed at Lada Izhevsk plant (part of AVTOVAZ) in March 2017, as told by a Nissan representative to Vedomosti. The model has

Market OEMs

The share of Russian assembly foreign vehicles has risen by 57%

Autostat – The market share of Russian assembly foreign vehicles has reached 57.5% in 2016, reaching 755,000 units. The share was 40% in 2011. This is quite a natural process, as

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3000 hp supercar Saleen S7 has been put on the Russian market

RBK – The American supercar Saleen S7 has been introduced to the Russian market. The vehicle has a price tag of 45 million rubles (approx. 760.000 USD).  Saleen S7 is assembled

Market

Top 10 new cars in Russia in February

RusAutoNews.Com – AEB published the new cars and LCVs sales figures for February 2017. The sales of new cars and LCVs in Russia decreased by 4,1% compared with February 2016 or

Market OEMs

Skoda Kodiaq production will start in Russia in 2018

Gazeta.ru – The assembly of the new crossover Skoda Kodiaq is planned for 2018 in Russia. The relevant statement has been made by the head of Skoda in Russia: Jan Procházka.

Commercial vehicles OEMs

FAW has started manufacturing new models in Russia

NAPI – Chinese car manufacturer FAW has started the production of a new crossover at AVTOTOR factory in Kaliningrad. The sales of Besturn X80 will begin in the beginning of April

Market OEMs

Volkswagen sales up by 18% in February

RusAutoNews.Com – Volkswagen sales have increased in February 2017. Volkswagen Group Rus has published its February 2017 sales figures. 6361 clients have preferred VW automobiles during the month, increasing the sales of