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Structure and forecast of commercial vehicle parc in Russia

Structure and forecast of commercial vehicle parc in Russia

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Year 2017 ends with 11,9% car sales market increase

In 2017 new car and LCV sales increased by 11, 9%.

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Rating of brands by satisfaction with service (according to car owners’ opinion)

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  • 29 march 2013

    Russians change a car every three -five years

    Most of Russian motorists prefer to change the car every three - five years, calculated experts of the Internet portal, Auto.Avito.ru. Among interviewed visitors this answer was given by 42.4% of respondents.

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  • 29 march 2013

    Volkswagen Scirocco is available in a new configuration

    Russian dealers of Volkswagen started to accept orders for the new version of sport coupe Scirocco. Car with efficient 1.4 TSI engine with a capacity of 122 HP is available now in a conjunction with the 7-speed transmission DSG.

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  • 29 march 2013

    “Avtotor” plans to produce about 7000 Hyundai i40 vehicles in 2013

    Kaliningrad plant “Avtotor” plans to produce about 7,000 Hyundai i40 cars in 2013. The executive director of “Avtotor Holding”, Vladimir Krivchenko, informed about it and he reminded that the assembly of a new model Hyundai i40 was adjusted in the company in March.

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  • 29 march 2013

    “Kvingrup” will expand its dealer network in Russia, Kazakhstan and Ukraine

    The company “Kvingrup”, the official and exclusive distributor of Chinese Corporation FAW in Russia, plans to open 60 dealerships in Russia, Kazakhstan and Ukraine.

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  • 29 march 2013

    “Atlant-M” is going to increase sales by 20% in 2013

    The aggregate turnover of Holding “Atlant-M” increased by 11% to $932 million (about RUB 28,9 billion) for 2012. Total sales of “Atlant-M” were 29,449 vehicles in the last year - a 16% increase on the last year. 

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  • 29 march 2013

    Sollers reduced its net loss by 24% in 2012

    The net loss of “Sollers” by RAS decreased by 24% for 2012 - to RUB 2,6 billion. Revenue of holding increased by 6.2% and it was RUB 641,9 million. Gross profit increased by 14.5% - to RUB 618,1 million. Loss from sales increased 4,7 times - to RUB 854,3 million, informed “AutoBusiness info”.

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  • 28 march 2013

    Mazda withdraws about 9000 cars because of problems with the electronics

    Japanese automaker Mazda Motor Corporation withdraws more than 8,900 cars of model range Atenza, which are sold in Europe and the U.S. as Mazda6. According to the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism of Japan, the reason for the withdrawal was the problem with the electronics in the car.

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  • 28 march 2013

    “Avtotor” started the assembly of passenger cars Hyundai

    Kaliningrad plant “Avtotor” began the regular production of new model - Hyundai i40, which will be produced in two body styles - a business sedan and estate car. Since the beginning of March engineers from Korea plant worked together with specialists of “Avtotor” in the production of a pilot lot.

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  • 28 march 2013

    Chrysler is considering the production in “TagAZ”

    Carmaker Fiat-Chrysler is analyzing the technical condition of the Taganrog car plant and prospects of production start at its facilities. The press service of Sberbank informed about it “Prime” agency, noting that the bank is interested in maintaining of production activity of “TagAZ”.

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  • 28 march 2013

    Captive banks strengthened positions in the car loan market

    “Toyota Bank” and “BMW Bank” have improved their positions in the top-10 by car loans in 2012, occupying the seventh and ninth places, respectively (they were in eighth and tenth place in the previous year). This is written in the special review prepared by the magazine “AvtoBusinessReview” based on “RBK.Rating” data.

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  • 28 march 2013

    Skoda will upgrade the model range by 2015

    Czech carmaker Skoda intends to upgrade the whole model range by 2015. At the same time the company focuses, first of all, on markets of Asia and Eastern Europe, as well as on key European markets. The market share in Western Europe, for example, is expected to grow in the medium term, from 3% to 4%, and in Europe as a whole - from 4% to 5% or more.

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  • 28 march 2013

    AvtoVAZ has raised minimum prices for Lada Granta, Largus and 4 × 4

    On March 25th AvtoVAZ has raised the recommended retail prices for some of Lada configurations of three families: Granta, Largus and 4 × 4. Price of the leader by sales in Russia Lada Granta in a configurations “standard”, for example, grew by 3.7% to RUB 279,000, Lada Largus in the same configuration - by 2.5% to RUB 369,000. 

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  • 28 march 2013

    The production of Toyota Fortuner will be started in Kazakhstan in the spring of 2014

    The President and CEO of “Toyota Motor Europe”, Didier Lerua, said about his plans for the production of Toyota cars in Kazakhstan, wrote Avto@mail.ru. According to Didier Lerua, Toyota Fortuner was chosen for the production in Kazakhstan to close one of the niches in their own line of SUVs. 

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  • 28 march 2013

    The market share of electric vehicles will grow three times by 2016

    Electric vehicles will be in demand in the market, if the difference in price between the similar cars with internal combustion engines will be less than EUR 5,000. This is the conclusion of analysts of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), who predicted that the market share of electric cars and hybrids will reach 6.4% by 2020 against 1.7% in 2011.

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  • 28 march 2013

    Lada 4x4 got new versions

    AvtoVAZ has expanded the list of configurations of three-door model Lada 4x4 due to two new versions.

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  • 28 march 2013

    Skoda will develop a crossover for Russia

    After the launch of several versions of Octavia and liftback Rapid in the world markets, the brand Skoda plans to start the production of the new crossover. As the CEO, Winfried Vahland, informed, SUV will be designed for Russia, China and some Western European countries.

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  • 28 march 2013

    AvtoVAZ launches new special offers

    AvtoVAZ has launched a new campaign on March 26th, in which all configurations of Lada Samara cars are offered with a discount of RUB 20,000 till the end of April of 2013. Thus, special prices for this model start at RUB 253,300 (3-door hatchback Lada Samara, “Standard”, vehicle passport of 2012).

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  • 28 march 2013

    Dealers increased sales of used cars by 33% in 2012

    In 2012 sales of used cars at 50 main dealer holdings grew by 33% in average in accordance with the ranking made by the magazine “AvtoBusinessReview”. According to their estimation, 50 dealers, which are the leaders by sales of used cars, sold 118,945 vehicles. All dealer sales in this segment are estimated at 200-220,000 units by “AvtoBusinessReview”.

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  • 27 march 2013

    Kaluga Peugeot 408 is localized by a third

    The localization of production of Peugeot 408 sedan, which is produced at the “PSMA Rus” in Kaluga from July 2012, reached the level of 33%. For today, there are produced body stamping, glass, interior panels, seats, wheels, tires and other components for this model in Russia. 

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  • 27 march 2013

    St. Petersburg car plants increase their outputs

    According to the agency “Auto-Dealer-SPb”, St. Petersburg car plants Toyota, GM, Nissan and Hyundai produced 65,800 cars in January-February of 2013, which is a 12% increase on the same period of the last year. In February plants produced 34,400 cars, which is an 8.5% increase on a year before.

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  • 27 march 2013

    Yekaterinburg car market will exceed the 100,000th mark in 2013

    According to “Auto-Dealer-Yekaterinburg”, it was sold 12,918 new passenger cars and light commercial vehicles in Yekaterinburg in January-February of 2013, which is a 4% increase on the same period of the last year. 

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  • 27 march 2013

    Russia will not reduce a scrappage fee

    Scrappage fee that is collected in Russia from September 1st, 2012 was one of themes that were discussed in the negotiations with the EU held in Moscow on March 21-22nd. 

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  • 27 march 2013

    AvtoVAZ will expand markets for Lada Granta cars

    AvtoVAZ plans to expand the geography of its best buy car – low-cost sedan Lada Granta - to foreign markets.

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  • 27 march 2013

    UAZ has increased the net profit 2,11 times in 2012

    Ulyanovsk plant, which is the part of group “Sollers”, increased the net profit by RAS 2,11 times to RUB 985,6 million for 2012.

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  • 26 march 2013

    Competition “Cortege” can be won by “Marussia”

    As follows from a letter of Deputy of Minster of Industry and Trade, Alexei Rakhmanov, in the government (this data were received by “Izvestia”), the project will be implemented jointly with the leading system manufacturers of automotive components.

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  • 26 march 2013

    “KAMAZ-LEASING” delivered the party of special vehicles to Noyabrsk

    The group of companies “KAMAZ-LEASING” gave to its new partner in Noyabrsk (Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District, Yamal) - LLC “Naftagaztrans” - 16 leased vehicles, including eight tractors KAMAZ-44108-RB and eight semi-trailers NEFAZ-9334-24-10.

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  • 26 march 2013

    Lada strengthens its position in the automotive market of St. Petersburg

    According to the agency “Auto-Dealer-SPb”, it was sold 26,283 new passenger cars and light commercial vehicles in January and February of 2013 in St. Petersburg, which is a 3% increase in compare with the same period of the last year. 

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  • 26 march 2013

    “Rolf Import” and Major signed a cooperation agreement

    Company “Rolf Import”, the distributor of Mitsubishi cars in Russia, and automobile holding Major announced about the strategic partnership by signing a protocol of intent.

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  • 26 march 2013

    AvtoVAZ predicts the sales growth about 2% in 2013

    AvtoVAZ predicts the sales of Lada cars in Russia in 2013 at the level of 550,000 cars against 537,625 sold cars the last year. Thus, the increase could reach about 2% in compare with 2012. 

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  • 26 march 2013

    Russia can reduce the scrappage fee on cars

    The government is thinking about the reducing of scrappage fee on vehicles, which may occur in the summer.

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  • 25 march 2013

    KAMAZ increased its profit 73 times in 2012

    The net profit of KAMAZ by RAS in 2012 increased 73 times to RUB 4.8 billion. Revenue increased by RUB 5,3 billion from the earning of 105,3 billion in 2011. In 2010, the company showed a net loss of RUB 889 million. The company has reduced the amount of long-term debt 2,5 times from RUB 5,7 billion to 2.2 billion. 

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  • 25 march 2013

    AvtoVAZ increased deliveries of vehicle sets to “Chechenavto”

    In 2013 AvtoVAZ plans to increase the supply of vehicle sets to "Chechenavto" more than 1.5 times. In the last year AvtoVAZ delivered 1040 vehicles to the Argun plant for assembling of sedans Lada Priora.

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  • 25 march 2013

    The “charged” Lada Kalina 2 will appear already this year

    Following series Lada Kalina of new generation, the production of which will start in the nearest future, AvtoVAZ plans to release a series of experimental cars Lada Kalina Sport 2 at the end of the year.

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  • 25 march 2013

    “NEFAZ” exceeded the business plan in 2012

    NEFAZ has completed a business plan for 102.3% in 2012. According to the CEO of the company, Raif Malikov, the volume of shipped products, goods and services was RUB 10 billion 59 million. It was shipped about 12,000 of dump structures, over 3,800 units of cargo trailers and 1,350 units of capacitive-filling vehicles for the year. 

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  • 25 march 2013

    KAMAZ and Palfinger AG strengthened their cooperation in Russia

    KAMAZ and Austrian concern PALFINGER AG signed an agreement about cooperation in the production and sales of lifting and special vehicles in Russia and CIS countries. 

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  • 25 march 2013

    Mitsubishi is going to create a subsidiary in Russia

    In 2014 Japanese automaker Mitsubishi Corporation is going to create in Russia two financial subsidiaries to provide services for the dealers of Japanese brand car sales and for the retail buyers of Mitsubishi cars, said the president of car distributor “Rolf Import”, Takai Naoya.

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  • 22 march 2013

    St. Petersburg will be the meeting place for leading experts of automotive market

    The second St. Petersburg AutoForum will be a part of the exhibition “World of cars” on 4-6 April 2013. 

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  • 22 march 2013

    Citroen DS4 got a diesel version

    Russian dealers have started sales of Citroen diesel version Citroen DS4. The car is offered in two versions SoChic and SportChic at the price of RUB 1 million 105 thousand and RUB 1 million 187 thousand, respectively.

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  • 22 march 2013

    Audi produces the “Olympic” special series of crossovers

    Russian dealers of Audi started to take orders for modifications of crossovers Q3, Audi Q5 and Audi Q7, dedicated to the XXII Olympic Winter Games. Cars are different from mass-produced vehicles by a special equipment and special design elements.

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  • 22 march 2013

    AvtoVAZ resumes deliveries of vehicle sets to Ukrainian plant “Bogdan”

    AvtoVAZ will resume deliveries of vehicles sets for the Ukrainian Corporation “Bogdan” in March. The director of Public Relations of the Russian plant, Igor Burenkov, informed about it the newspaper “Vedomosti”, adding that in 2013 it is planned to deliver about 10,000 vehicle sets for the production of the vehicles of 2110 family.

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  • 22 march 2013

    Tuning-show “Style and Drive” will take place at the “World of cars” exhibition

    Tuning show “Style and Drive” will be held within the 22-th International Exhibition “World of Cars”, which will be held in St. Petersburg, from April 3rd to 7th, 2013. More than 20 models will be presented by the leading tuning companies specializing on internal and external modifications of cars.

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  • 21 march 2013

    Production of trucks decreased by 15.7% in February

    According to Rosstat, the truck production was 21,900 units in January-February 2013, which is a 14.2% decrease on the last year. It was produced 14,300 trucks in the Russian assembly lines for the last month, which is a 15.7% decrease on the last year.

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  • 21 march 2013

    Production of passenger cars remained at the last year's level in February

    According to Rosstat, it was produced 295,000 cars in the Russian assembly line for the first two months of 2013 - this is a 9.1% increase on the last year. Thus, it was produced 168,000 vehicles in February, which is a 0.1% decrease on a year ago.

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  • 21 march 2013

    Sales of new Lada Kalina start with top versions

    AvtoVAZ plans to start sales of Lada Kalina new generation in a configuration “luxury”. The press-center of AvtoVAZ informed about it the edition “AvtoSreda”, adding that prices and configurations of Kalina 2 will be announced at the presentation of this car.

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  • 21 march 2013

    GAZ Group will deliver gas buses LIAZ to Belgorod for RUB 515 million

    GAZ Group will deliver to the Administration of Belgorod Region 82 gas buses LIAZ of big class at the end of March. The total cost of vehicles exceeds RUB 515 million. The buses will be used in a system of urban passenger transport of Belgorod.

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  • 21 march 2013

    Russian car market was the second in Europe in February

    Russian automotive market, which became the second largest in Europe in January, has retained also the “silver” in the “European Championship” at the end of February of this year.

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  • 21 march 2013

    Russian LCV market grew by 2.4% in February

    Sales of light commercial vehicles in Russia in February were 12,573 units - a 2.4% increase on the last year. For the first two months of 2013 the sales of light commercial vehicles increased by 5.1% to 21,467 vehicles. At the same time two thirds (68.5%) of sales were LCV of domestic brands, the remaining 31.5% were foreign vehicles.

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  • 21 march 2013

    Kazakhstan car market grew by 90% in February

    Sales of passenger cars in Kazakhstan, according to the Association of Kazakhstan car business, grew by 90% to 9,263 units in February. At the same time, the national automakers increased sales by 127% to 2,115 vehicles.

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  • 20 march 2013

    Hyundai doesn’t plan to expand capacities in the U.S.

    Korean carmaker Hyundai is not going to force the sales in the U.S. market, preferring to improve the quality of vehicles and work with clients. Since 2008, the sales of passenger cars and trucks Hyundai in the U.S. grew by 75% - the number of sold Korean cars should grow by 4.4% in 2013 in accordance with the forecasts, says “Gazeta.Ru”.

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  • 20 march 2013

    Ministry of Industry and trade does not exclude the participation of foreign automakers in the project “Cortege”

    Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade does not exclude the participation of foreign manufacturers in the project “Cortege” to create a representative car for heads of state and government officials, but only in cooperation with the Russian car industry, said the head of the Ministry, Denis Manturov.

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