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FAW and Avtotor will make crossover production in Kaliningrad

RusAutoNews.Com – As stated by Avtotor press office, FAW and Avtotor have established a joint venture to manufacture automobiles in full-cycle technology. The project envisages the usage of the existing production


Avtovaz will increase car body production for the Renault plant in Algeria

RusAutoNews.Com – Avtovaz will add two working days on car body production for the Renault plant in Algeria, as stated by the press office of the company trade union.  The company

Commercial vehicles Market

Russian truck market up by 40% in March

Autostat – 5500 new trucks have been sold in Russia in March 2017, indicating a 39.8% year-on-year rise, as published by Autostat.  KAMAZ has kept the leadership of the market, with

Commercial vehicles Market

Russian LCV market has grown by 41% in March

Autostat – According to Autostat analytical agency, the Russian new light commercial vehicle (LCV) market has amounted to 9900 units in March, which is equivalent to a 41% year-on-year growth. GAZ


St. Petersburg automotive industry has grown by 47% during the first quarter

RusAutoNews.Com – According to Auto-Dealer-SPb data, Hyundai, Nissan and Toyota factories, established in St. Petersburg, have manufactured 82,100 automobiles during the first quarter of 2017, which is equivalent to a 47%


Russian customers have pre-ordered 40 Lamborghini Urus

Vedomosti – Residents of Moscow and St. Petersburg have pre-ordered approximately 40 Lamborghini Urus crossovers. The relevant statement has been made during the opening of the official showroom in St. Petersburg.

Commercial vehicles Industry OEMs

Kamaz plans to establish a JV with Chinese Weichai Power

Kommersant – Kamaz plans to establish a joint venture with Chinese Weichai Power, for the purpose of engine production in Yaroslavl, according to the protocol of the Russian-Chinese intergovernmental commission on


LADA sales up by 63% in EU during the first quarter

Autostat –  A total number of 1142 new LADA automobiles have been sold in EU countries within the January-March 2017 period. The sales figure indicates a 63.1% year-on-year rise. 504


Car production in Russia has grown by 21.5% in March

RusAutoNews.Com – According to Rosstat data, 308,000 cars have rolled off Russian production lines within the first three months of 2017, which is equivalent to a 23% year-on-year rise. 121,000 vehicles


Moscow car park has exceeded 8 million units

Kommersant – The Russian State Traffic Safety Inspectorate has published information on the number of vehicles registered in Moscow and Moscow Region. As of the beginning of the year, the number