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RUSSIAN MARKET MOTOR OILS 2017

RUSSIAN MARKET MOTOR OILS 2017

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The Russian car market in 2016 decreased by 11%

According to the AEBusiness, by the results of 2016, the Russian car market decreased by 11% to 1 million 425 thousand 721 cars.

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The dynamics of sales of new passenger cars in Russia - 2007-2015

News

369 publications are found
  • 30 march 2012

    New Citroen С1 will appear in Russia in April

    Russian dealers of Citroen will start the sales of new Citroen С1 from April 1st of 2012, which is offered in three and five door variants of body and it is equipped with 1.0L (68 HP) engine with robotic or mechanical transmission. The start price of car will be 380 thousand Roubles.

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  • 30 march 2012

    KAMAZ will start the production of trucks with components Daimler in 2014

    KAMAZ is going to start the serial production of trucks under brand KAMAZ with usage of components of German concern Daimler AG. It should be reminded that the first truck KAMAZ with components of Daimler was presented in Moscow in autumn of 2011. The truck that corresponds to standards “Euro-5” must be introduced in the Russian market in 2014, wrote “Finmarket” agency.

     

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  • 30 march 2012

    Renault Megane RS got Russian prices

    Prices for “charged” hatchback Renault Megane RS, which is equipped with 2L turbo engine with capacity of 250 HP and 6 speed mechanical gear box, will start from 1 million 125 thousand Roubles in Russia. The customer will receive a car with two-zone climate-control, bi-xenon headlights, rear park tronic, cruise-control, MP-3 audio system with possibility of external devices connection through USB and Bluetooth.

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  • 30 march 2012

    Production of Jeep in Russia starts in 2013

    Italian car producer Fiat SpA could start the production of cars under brand Jeep in Russia in 2013, said the executive director of Fiat, Sergio Marchionne. Negotiations between Russia and Fiat do not stand still and the final agreement about the joint venture creation must be signed in the middle of year, said the manager of Jeep, Michael Manly.

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  • 30 march 2012

    FAS will forbid distributors to press car dealers

    Federal antimonopoly service of Russia could initiate changes in a law of regulation of relationship between distributors and car dealers. The head of management of control in social sphere and trade of FAS, Timofei Nizhegorodtsev, informed about it. He remarked that at the present time distributors discriminate car dealers by setting for them unequal conditions that is reflected on the final price of cars and spare parts for consumers. 

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  • 30 march 2012

    Yokohama started the production of tyres in plant in Lipetsk

    Japanese producer of tyres Yokohama launched the Russian production in Lipetsk and it is ready to produce new covers in the market. As it was known by «РBК daily», the official opening of plant should be on May 30th, so the bad weather won’t spoil the cutting of ribbon.

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  • 30 march 2012

    Official dealers increased sales of used cars

    Official dealers increased sales of used cars, while this market fell down, according to data of magazine “Autobusiness review”. But their share in sales of used cars is still small – 4%. As wrote newspaper “Vedomosti” with referring to ranking of “Autobusiness review”, TOP-50 of companies sold 96 thousand of used cars for 2011 and it is more by 35,6% than in the year before. Thereby, according to estimation of AUTOSTAT agency, the total market of used cars in 2011 decreased by 3% and it was 3,98 million units. So, though the share of official dealers increased in this market, it is still small: 50 big companies occupied only 2,4% of market in quantitative terms, said the chief editor of “Autobusiness review”, Sergey Baranov.

     

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  • 29 march 2012

    The deficit of cars and price growth are expected in the Russian market

    Deliveries of new cars in dealer centres will be stopped from April 1st, warned car producers. Federal road agency (Rosavtodor) introduced such strict traffic in spring roads that even empty car transporters won’t be able to move.

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  • 29 march 2012

    New Lada Priora will be more than the present generation

    New generation of flagman Lada Priora will be longer and wider than the existing model, informed the director of engineering of AutoVAZ, Alen Dibuan.  “Model range is increasing. Some of new cars will base on the existing models. The other part will base on platform B0. Besides, we are developping almost absolutely new platform to change Lada Priora. This is platform B, which is more modern, effective and attractive, it is Russian development by 90%”, - cited the words of Mr. Dibuan the publishing “AutoSreda”. – “It embodied partially ideas that were appeared during the creation of model 2116 (Project C).

     

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  • 29 march 2012

    Chrysler 300C will cost twice more in Russia than in USA

    Sedan Chrysler 300C of new generation will cost 2 million 290 thousand Roubles in the Russian market. For comparison, the six-cylinder Chrysler 300 costs from 33470 dollars in USA – about 1 million Roubles, remarked Motor.Ru.

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  • 29 march 2012

    Lada cars in Kazakhstan are twice more popular than in Russia

    Sales of passenger cars in Kazakhstan, according to consulting company «Qncepto», increased 2,5 times in February and they were 4335 units. The same growth was shown by Kazakhstan market by the results of two months of 2012 and it was sold 7969 of passenger cars. As experts remarked, in spite of seasonal factor, sales of official dealers exceeded the previous year dynamics in the first months of year.

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  • 29 march 2012

    “ZiL” will start the assembly of commercial vehicles Fiat and Hyundai

    The signed but not used agreements about industrial assembly could be useful for other companies. As it was known by newspaper “Vedomosti”, “ZiL” and Sberbank are going to buy the owner of one of such sleeping projects to get the benefits by industrial assembly for production of commercial vehicles Fiat and Hyundai

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  • 29 march 2012

    SEAT will provide the free technical support during the whole warranty period

    Company SEAT announced about the free technical service to all owners of SEAT cars during the whole warranty period of car. Special program “SEAT Assistance: warranty of mobility” is implemented by official dealers.

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  • 28 march 2012

    Citroen DS4 offers to say “No”

    Company Citroen has launched an unusual Internet-project – “generator of negotiations” for the support of launch of new model CITROЁN DS4 in the market. Everyone could say “no” to everything that he doesn’t like in portal www.poraskazat.net. It is possible to choose the most appropriate background for each “no”, which is implemented in style of CITROЁN DS4. Everyone could send it in the social network and to share with friends. All remarks are published in gallery, where people could vote and “Like” the most originals ideas. 

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  • 28 march 2012

    ?KODA set up the biggest centre in Russia

    Company ŠKODA announced about the opening of “Car centre Zlata” in Nizhny Novgorod, which became the biggest dealer centre ŠKODA in Russia. The construction of centre was started in June of 2011 and it was finished in October of 2011.

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  • 28 march 2012

    AutoVAZ will produce 3 brands (5 models) in one line

    There will be produced five models of thee brands in the upgraded line B0 in AutoVAZ. The assembly of Lada Largus will be started in 2012 and it is planned to produce 30 thousand of these cars. The assembly of models Renault and Nissan will be added in 2013. So, there will be produced two models LADA, two models Renault and one model Nissan in this line. It will be produced 350 thousand cars of brands LADA, Renault and Nissan annually in the line by 2015-2016.

     

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  • 28 march 2012

    LADA Granta WTCC will have tests in Europe

    LADA Granta Sport, which was prepared for the participation in championship of world WTCC, will have European tests under control of famous British pilot, James Tompson. The new car was sent for it in Europe on March 24th of 2012.

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  • 27 march 2012

    Volkswagen could set up the engine production in Vladimir region

    German producer Volkswagen holds negotiations with government of Vladimir region about possibility of engine plant construction. By the words of vice-governor of Vladimir region, Aleksey Konyshev, authorities of region hold negotiations with German concern about the enterprise location in Vladimir region. At the present time Volkswagen chooses between Kaluga region, where company has already the plant and Vladimir region, wrote “Interfax” agency.

     

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  • 27 march 2012

    Plant of Nizhny Novgorod produced the anniversary series of GAZ brand vehicles

    Plant of Nizhny Novgorod to its 80th anniversary birthday produced anniversary series of GAZ brand vehicles. The anniversary series of 320 vehicles includes by 80 units of each of three the most popular modification “GAZel-Business”: all-metal vans (including two-row cabin), side vehicles and micro buses and vans “Sobol-Business”.

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  • 27 march 2012

    Uz-Daewoo will increase sales by 20% in Russia and CIS countries in 2012

    Company Uz-Daewoo is going to sell 135 thousand cars in Russia and in CIS countries in 2012 and it is more almost by 20% than in the previous year. The director of department of trade “UzDaewooauto-Voronezh”, Akmal Zhalilov, said about it in the dealer conference, which was held in St. Petersburg, and he also reminded that company Uz- Daewoo sold 112130 cars, among them about 93 thousand cars in Russia (+25%), with the sales plan of 110 thousand cars in the previous year. Therewith, it is planned to increase the market share from 3,8% of the previous year to 4% in 2012. 

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  • 27 march 2012

    AZ “Ural” produced the first cars with engine “Euro-4”

    Plant “Ural” of GAZ Group started the assembly of experimental lot of vehicles “Ural” with engine that corresponds to ecologic standard “Euro-4”. In accordance with new legislative requirements vehicle plant “Ural” prepared construction of vehicles and process of their production for the changing of power installations of class “Euro-3” (engines YAMZ-236НЕ2) to new generation of row engines of class “Euro-4” (engines YAMZ-536, YAMZ-651).

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  • 27 march 2012

    Toyota became the most saleable foreign car in Yekaterinburg

    According to data of «Auto-Dealer-Yekaterinburg» agency, there were sold 12254 of new passenger cars in Yekaterinburg in January-February and it exceeded by 33% the previous year indicator. It was sold 7029 cars in the city in the previous month and it was more by 39% than in February of the previous year.

     

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  • 27 march 2012

    The number of driving women in Russia increased almost twice for 5 years

    The number of driving women increased in our country almost twice for the last five years. If only 1 million 700 thousand of women drove a car in 2006 in the Russian cities, then there are already 3 million 70 thousand of driving women in 2011. 

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  • 26 march 2012

    Renault expects the world car market growth by 4-5% in 2012

    French car producer Renault expects that the growth of world car market will be 4-5% in 2012. This forecast was announced by commercial director of Renault, Jerome Stol, and he reminded that the market increased by 5% in average in the previous year. So, automotive sector continues to develop in the world, said Jerome Stol to “Interfax” agency. By his words, the growth of world market will be provided due to the countries of Latin America, Russia and other developing countries, for example, India.

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  • 26 march 2012

    Volkswagen will start the assembly of Porsche in its plant

    German concern Volkswagen, which is going to take the full control under the producer of luxury cars Porsche, is ready to help to its subsidiary with car production. In particular, some vehicles Boxster are planned to be produced in plant Volkswagen in German city Osnabruck. At the present time this enterprise produces Volkswagen Golf Cabriolet. The second model, which could be assembled in the plant of VW, will be Cayman, probably. 

     

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  • 26 march 2012

    10 facts about LADA Largus (Photo)

    Serial production of Lada Largus will be started in April (it will be produced 100 cars totally this month).

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  • 26 march 2012

    “Hyundai Motor CIS” sold 120 thousandth Hyundai Solaris car

    Company “Hyundai Motor CIS” sold the 120 thoudandth Hyundai Solaris car, sales of which were started in February of the previous year. As representatives of “Hyundai Motor CIS” remarked, at once after the launch of this model in the Russian market, it was in a high demand. Sales of car gained momentum rapidly and they exceeded the mark of 30 thousand cars already in May, Solaris became the most saleable foreign car in Russia. 

     

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  • 26 march 2012

    ZAZ started the production of new model ZAZ Vіda

    Zaporozhye car plant started the production of new car ZAZ Vida, which was earlier presented in Ukrainian market as Chevrolet Aveo. Thereby, the price of new car was even lower than the “original” car – from 90880 grivna.

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  • 23 march 2012

    Volkswagen could increase capacities of plant in Kaluga

    German concern Volkswagen, which produces some cars for Russian market in plant in Kaluga, plans to increase sales in Russia to 400 thousand cars by 2013, informed the General Manager of Volkswagen Group Rus, Markus Ozegovich.

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  • 23 march 2012

    Lada Largus will be on sale in July

    AutoVAZ will start to accept the preliminary orders for new estate car Lada Largus in May-June of 2012. The head of managing of marketing of AutoVAZ, Aleksandr Bredichin, informed about it “AutoSreda” publishing and he also added that official start of sales of Lada Largus is planned to be in July. 

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  • 23 march 2012

    Nissan is the leader in St. Petersburg the third consecutive month

    According to data of «Auto-Dealer-SPb» agency, it was sold 24452 of new passenger cars in January-February of 2012 in St. Petersburg and it is more by 25% than in the analogous period of the previous year. It was sold 13975 cars in this city in February and it exceeded by 21% the indicator of the previous year

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  • 23 march 2012

    Volkswagen will create a new brand for low-cost cars

    German car concern Volkswagen AG will start to produce cars for developing markets under new brand, informed the member of board of directors of company, Ulrich Hackenberg. Models at price 5000-7000 Euros will be produced with another brand, said the top-manager, who is responsible for development of brands of German concern.

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  • 23 march 2012

    AutoVAZ expects sales on credit decreasing

    In 2012 AutoVAZ expects the volume of credits issue decreasing in connection with finishing of state program of preferential car lending. Meanwhile, within the program “LADA Finance” AutoVAZ makes new credit offers with special conditions that are close to those that were during the period of program activity of interest rates subsidizing.

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  • 23 march 2012

    Car plants of St. Petersburg exceeded their capacities in February

    According to data of agency “Auto-Dealer-SPb”, in January-February St. Petersburg plants Hyundai, General Motors, Nissan and Toyota produced 58,5 thousand cars and it is more by 167% than the indicator of the previous year.

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  • 23 march 2012

    AutoVAZ is going to entry in markets of Africa and Latin America

    AutoVAZ will go to the foreign markets of developing countries first of all – Latin America and Northern Africa – within the model range increasing and the entry in new segments of market, said the president of AutoVAZ, Igor Komarov. 

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  • 23 march 2012

    GAZ Group plans to produce about 105 thousand of commercial vehicles in 2012

    GAZ Group is going to produce and to sell about 105 thousand of light and average tonnage commercial vehicles in 2012. The president of GAZ Group, Boo Andersson, informed about it and he also remarked that this indicator corresponds to the level of 2011

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  • 23 march 2012

    Ministry of industry and trade predicted the growth of Russian car market by 6%

    Russian car market will grow by 6% in 2012 in compare with the previous year, said the deputy Minister of industry and trade of Russia, Aleksey Rachmanov. Thereby, he remarked that the market growth is against a background of continuing economy recovery after the crisis

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  • 23 march 2012

    “GAZ Group” increased the income of component business by third in 2011

    By the results of 2011 the income of component business of GAZ Group exceeded 21,7 billion Roubles and it was more by 30% than the indicators of 2010. As the director of division “Autocomponents” of GAZ Group, Kirill Epshtein, said, GAZ Group strengthened positions in all key segments of Russian component market in the previous year...

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  • 23 march 2012

    “IzhAuto” decreased hours of operation

    Izhevsk plant decreased hours of operation from March of 19th – so, the workers of main production with exception of some departments that are involved in the preparation of Lada Granta car production will work four days a week by seven hours. As representatives of “IzhAuto” remarked, salaries will remain on the same level to keep the staff

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  • 22 march 2012

    The joint venture Mazda and Sollers will produce two models

    There will be produced two models in the joint venture of enterprises Mazda and Sollers, informed the executive director of Japanese car producer, Masachiro Moro. It should be reminded that it was about the production of one model.

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  • 21 march 2012

    Sales of low-cost cars of Russian production will be decreased because of WTO

    The entry of Russia in WTO could lead to sales of low-cost cars of domestic production falling, suppose top-managers of foreign concerns. This segment could suffer as after import duties decreasing that is presumed by WTO entry conditions consumers could choose the used foreign car of the higher class instead of low-cost new domestic car, said the General Manager of Renault, Bruno Anselen. It was so in Eastern Europe, he said.

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  • 21 march 2012

    In 2014 AutoVAZ will start the production of engines Renault-Nissan

    In 2014 AutoVAZ will start the licensed production of new generation of engines family of alliance Renault-Nissan, informed the president of AutoVAZ, Igor Komarov. By 2017 it is planned to reach the production volume of 450 thousand of engines per a year. As remarked the head of AutoVAZ, it is the first serious project by foreign localization of engines of alliance.

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  • 21 march 2012

    Russian officials will be able to buy only cars of Russian assembly

    Russian officials, except the most senior, will be able to buy only cars of Russian assembly. Except geographical restrictions the government could introduce restrictions by price and by capacity of engine.

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  • 21 march 2012

    Russian cars will be equipped with system “ERA-GLONASS”

    The requirement about equipment of cars of Russian production with system of emergency response “ERA-GLONASS” will be in force in 2014-2015. These changes that were already approved by Ministry of industry and trade, Ministry of transport and domestic car producers are planned to be in Unique technical regulation of Customs union (Russia, Byelorussia and Kazakhstan).

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  • 21 march 2012

    AutoVAZ and Tatneft concluded an agreement about strategic partnership

    AutoVAZ and Petrochemical complex “Tatneft” concluded an agreement about strategic partnership, which presumes the delivery of tyres of “Nizhnekamskshina” production to Togliatti car plant during 2012-2014. Tyres will be delivered to AutoVAZ through the Trade House “Kama”, the delivery volume of 2012 will be 2-2,5 million tyres and 2,5-3 million units – in 2013, 3-3,5 million units – in 2014. 

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  • 21 march 2012

    Daimler will increase a share in KAMAZ during 3-4 years

    German concern Daimler doesn’t plan to increase its share in the big Russian producer of trucks KAMAZ in the short-term perspective but it will keep a 15% share and it will increase the share by stages during three-four years, said the head of Daimler Truck, Andreas Renshler.

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  • 20 march 2012

    Pirelli will invest 100 million Euros in a modernization of “Voronezh tyres plant”

    Italian company Pirelli plans to invest 100 million Euros in modernization of “Voronezh tyres plant”. “We bought this plant for 100 million Euros and we are going to invest the same sum for modernization of enterprise. We are going to increase significantly the production in site of Voronezh tyres plant by this investment.

     

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  • 20 march 2012

    Russian market of LCV increased by quarter in February

    Sales of light commercial vehicles in Russia were 12333 units by the results of February and it is more by 24,3% than in the previous year. As analysts of AUTOSTAT agency remarked, Russian market of LCV showed good growth in the previous month, in spite of the high base – sales of light commercial vehicles increased more than by 45% in February of 2011. It should be reminded that the positive dynamics in this segment is observed from January of 2010. By the results of two months of 2012 Russian market of LCV increased by 17% to 20532 vehicles. 

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  • 20 march 2012

    Russian car market climbed up on the second place in Europe in February

     

    Car market of Russia, which became the third one by size in Europe, again got the second place in European championship by the results of the previous month, also as in 2011. As it was remarked in review of European car market for February, the leader of sales of cars is still Germany, the car market of which remained on the level of the previous year and it was 224318 vehicles.

     

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  • 20 march 2012

    Russians helped Byelorussian car market

    By the results of the previous year Byelorussian market of foreign cars increased by 33% to 16,4 thousand cars after the serious falling in 2009-2010. These data were presented by director of department of strategic development “Atlant-M”, Aleksey Tereschenko, in the conference that was held in Moscow.

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