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AvtoVAZ will manufacture Renault and Datsun in Togliatti

RusAutoNews.Com – The President of Renault-Nissan: Carlos Ghon has stated that the production of Renault and Datsun models will start in Tolyatti AvtoVAZ factory, as from the second half of

Commercial vehicles OEMs

Sollers-Isuzu is aiming to manufacture 1600 trucks by the end of the year

Autostat – After resuming production at UAZ facilities in May, the Sollers-Isuzu partnership has manufactured 1410 N-Series Euro-3 standard chassis’ by the end of November. 1320 of this figure is formed

Industry OEMs

St. Petersburg car factories have broken a production record in November

RusAutoNews.Com – According to Auto-Dealer-SPb, the St. Petersburg car factories: Toyota, GM, Nissan and Hyundai  have manufactured a total number of 356,800 vehicles in January-November period of 2012 (+57%). The total

Import Export

Automobile imports in Russia have increased by 15% within 10 months

RusAutoNews.Com – Automobile imports in Russia have increased within 10 months. According to Russian Customs House data, following an increase of 14,9%, the number of automobiles imported has reached 918.100 by

Industry OEMs

AvtoVAZ is increasing its investment in engine production

RusAutoNews.Com – AvtoVAZ has revised its development strategy for the year 2020. While the amount of funds to be allocated on the strategy remained unchanged, some alterations have been made on

Market

Russian vehicle market did not grow in November

RusAutoNews.Com – Russian vehicle market did not grow in November. According to Association of European Business data, 240,322 cars and LCVs have been sold in Russia in November (+0.38%). Thereby,

Government Import Export

European Union: “Russia’s Renewal Tax implementation is unacceptable”

Vedomosti – The EU Commissioner of Trade: Karel De Gucht has defined the Renewal Tax, implemented in Russia since 01.09.2012, as an unacceptable precaution. As one may remember, Russia had entered

Industry OEMs

Renault has acquired the complete ownership of Avtoframos Car Factory

Auto.vesti.ru –  Renault has purchased the remaining 5.9% shares of Avtoframos Car Factory, established in Moscow, from the government of the city. Thereby, the complete ownership of the factory has shifted

Industry OEMs Passenger cars

VW Group Rus has started the CKD production of Skoda Yeti in Russia

Vedemosti – VW Group Rus has started the CKD production of Skoda Yeti automobiles in the facilities belonging to GAZ, established in Nizhniy-Novgorod today. As one may remember, an 8-year term

Electric vehicles OEMs Passenger cars

AVTOVAZ has started to manufacture its first electric car El Lada

Auto.vesti.ru – AVTOVAZ has started the small-scale serial production of its first electric car El Lada. The first party production, which consists of 100 vehicles, will be sent to Stavropol Region