Ford Sollers will keep its dealer network in Russia

Ford Sollers will keep its dealer network in Russia


RNS.- Ford Sollers joint venture will retain its dealer network after leaving the car business in Russia, as reported by the company press office.

According to the statement, the company has received more than 100 applications from the dealer centres for the continuation of partnerships. Over 85% of the official dealers have expressed their desire to continue working with the brand, in the form of Transit or service centres.

Ford Sollers has announced the discontinuation of car production in Russia as of July 2019 on 27 March, alongside the sales of the automobile plants in Naberezhnye Chelny and Vsevolozhsk and the engine plant in Alabuga.

Ford does not plan to sell foreign assembly cars in Russia. The joint venture will concentrate on the commercial vehicles market in the future.