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Automotive market in Russia-2018

Automotive market in Russia-2018

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Analytics

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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Infographics

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

News

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  • 15 june 2018

    Special football version UAZ "Patriot" went on sale

    Russian dealers of UAZ began sales of special versions of UAZ "Patriot" SUV dedicated to the upcoming FIFA World Cup. The price of the novelty is 995 thousand rubles, and there is a discount for a car up to 70 thousand rubles in June.

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  • 15 june 2018

    Volkswagen Golf will return to the Russian market

    The company Volkswagen will return the most popular car of Europe to the Russian market - a hatchback Golf of the seventh generation. As “Rossiyskaya Gazeta” reports with referring to a source in the dealer community, the production of cars for Russia will be organized between July of 2018 and February of 2019.

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  • 15 june 2018

    Volkswagen Polo is the leader in the St. Petersburg market the second month in a row

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", the volume of the market of new cars in St. Petersburg was 9.2 thousand units, which is more by 23% than the result of a year ago. The leader of the local market is Volkswagen Polo sedan the second month in a row - St. Petersburg inhabitants purchased 580 of these cars in May (+ 43%). The second place is occupied by sedan Hyundai Solaris, which was sold in amount of 532 units (-7%). The TOP-three of leaders is closed by KIA Rio (409 units, + 37%). The fourth and fifth positions were occupied by crossovers Hyundai Creta (386 units; + 47%) and Mitsubishi Outlander (271 units; + 28%).

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  • 15 june 2018

    Sports crossover Infiniti QX70 became the best-selling brand in Russia in May

    Russian dealers of Infiniti sold 324 cars in May - more by 9% than a year before. According to the results of five months of 2018, Infiniti's sales were 1,822 vehicles in our country, which is less by 15% than in the same period of the last year.

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  • 15 june 2018

    Belarusian "Unison" will produce electric cars Zotye for Russia

    In Qingdao, the Belarusian-British enterprise “Unison” and the Chinese company Zotye International Automobile Trading signed an agreement on the organization of the production of Zotye electric cars on the territory of Belarus. The contract for a total sum of 560 million dollars presumes the organization of the release of 30 thousand electric cars with a high degree of production localization until 2022.

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  • 15 june 2018

    The market of new trucks grew by 10% in May

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", the volume of the market of new trucks in Russia was 6.1 thousand units in May of 2018, which is more by 9.6% than a year ago. The leader of the truck market is still the Russian manufacturer KAMAZ, which accounted for more than 30% of the total volume in the last month.

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  • 14 june 2018

    The market of new LCV grew by 13.5% in May

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", the volume of the market for new light commercial vehicles (LCV) in Russia amounted to 9.3 thousand units in May of 2018, which is more by 13.5% than a year ago.

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  • 14 june 2018

    The Russian market of used cars returned to the growth in May

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", the volume of the market of used cars was 486.1 thousand units in Russia in May of 2018, which is more by 11.4% than the result of a year ago.

    Thus, after the fall in March and April, the secondary market again went into the growth. The leader of this market is traditionally the domestic brand LADA, which accounted for more than a quarter of the total volume in the last month. In quantitative terms, it amounts to 125.4 thousand units - more by 3% than in May of 2017.

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  • 14 june 2018

    KAMAZ introduced the first unmanned electric bus

    KAMAZ demonstrated the prototypes of unmanned electric buses in Kazan. The KAMAZ together with the Central Research Automobile and Automotive Institute (NAMI) developed the unmanned vehicle of especially small class “Shuttle” with a category M2, which is designed for traveling on hard-surface roads with the usage of digital maps, navigation systems and vision systems, informed the press service of KAMAZ.

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  • 14 june 2018

    The Kazakhstan vehicle market grew by 36% in May

    Sales of new passenger cars and light commercial vehicles in Kazakhstan grew by 36.3% in May up to 4993 units.

    For five months of 2018, the republic's residents purchased 20,620 units - more by 40.4% compared to the same period of the last year, according to the Union of Automobile Industry of Kazakhstan "KazAvtoProm."

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  • 14 june 2018

    The most popular used cars in cities with a population over 1 million are determined in the Russian Federation

    The analytic agency "AUTOSTAT" conducted a study of the market of used cars, which covered the Russian cities with a population of more than 1 million people. According to the results of the study, model-leaders of the secondary market in each of these cities were determined for 4 months of 2018.

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  • 14 june 2018

    The share of SUV sales exceeded 50% in Moscow

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", there were sold 36.7 thousand new crossovers and SUVs in Moscow by the results of 4 months of 2018. It makes 50.8% of the total volume of the capital passenger car market. Thus, the share of SUV sales overcame the 50% mark for the first time in Moscow.

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  • 13 june 2018

    Mazda increased sales by 43% in Russia in May

    Russian dealers of Mazda sold 2,536 cars in May - more by 43% than a year before. According to the results of five months of 2018, sales of the brand were 11,638 cars in our country, which is more by 33% than in the same period of the last year. As a result, Mazda's market share was 1.7% against 1.5% a year before, according to AEB data.

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  • 13 june 2018

    Sales of used KIA cars grew by 19% in May

    Russian dealers of KIA within the framework of the program of sales of certified used vehicles "KIA Sure" in April sold 553 such cars, which is more by 19% compared to the last year. For five months of 2018, 2409 certified KIA used cars were sold more by 30% than in January-May of 2017, reported the press service of KIA Motors Rus. In the program of sales of certified vehicles with a mileage of "KIA Sure", there are already 80 KIA dealers in Russia.

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  • 13 june 2018

    The new Toyota Camry in May became the best-selling brand in Russia

    Russian dealers of Toyota sold 8,616 cars in May, which is more by 9% than in the previous year. As a result, Toyota took the sixth place by sales among all automakers in Russia, and the market share of the brand was 5.8%, according to the AEB. By the results of five months of 2018, Toyota sales in the Russian market grew by 9% and they were 37,977 cars.

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  • 13 june 2018

    The Russian car market remained on the fifth place in Europe in May

    The automotive market of Russia, which showed the largest growth among the leading car market in Europe in May, nevertheless remained on the fifth place in the European championship. According to the data received by the agency "AUTOSTAT" in the national associations of European automakers, Germany was the on the first place by sales of cars in the last month, where it was sold 305,057 cars (-5.8%).

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  • 13 june 2018

    Volkswagen increased sales of LCV by 25% in Russia in May

    Russian dealers of Volkswagen sold 720 light commercial vehicles in May, which is more by 25% compared to the last year. According to the results of five months of 2018, Volkswagen sales of Commercial Vehicles in Russia grew by 12% and they were 2,840 units, according to the AEB.

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  • 13 june 2018

    Mitsubishi opened the 100th dealer center in Russia

    The company "MMS Rus" opened a new dealer center of Mitsubishi Motors in Novorossiysk - "Autocenter South-Auto Novorossiysk" ("Yug-Avto" autodealer holding company), which became the 100th dealer center of the brand in Russia. According to the press service of MMS Rus, "Yug-Avto" is one of the largest holdings by the sale and maintenance of cars in the South of Russia and it has 20 years of experience in the market of the Krasnodar Territory and the Republic of Adygea.

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  • 9 june 2018

    Import of cars grew by 45% for 4 months

    Import of cars to Russia grew by 45.3% up to 93.3 thousand cars for the first four months of 2018. According to the Federal Customs Service (FTS) of Russia, there were imported cars to Russia for 2 billion 347.3 million dollars in the reporting period.

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  • 9 june 2018

    The market of luxury cars continued to fall in April

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", the volume of the market of new luxury cars in Russia in April of 2018 was 153 units. This is less by 1.3% than a year ago (155 units). More than 50% of the luxury car market falls on the model Mercedes-Benz Maybach S-Class.

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  • 9 june 2018

    Skoda increased sales by 20% in Russia in May

    Russian dealers of Skoda sold 5,973 vehicles in May - more by 20% than a year before. According to the results of five months of 2018, sales of the Czech brand in our country were 29,195 cars, which is more by 27% than the figure for the same period of the last year.

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  • 9 june 2018

    Russian parc of motor vehicles exceeds 2 million units

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", in Russia there are 2 million 375 thousand motorcycles (as of January 1st, 2018). This parc is very old - 90% of all motorcycles in the country are aged over 15 years.

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  • 9 june 2018

    Volvo increased sales by 2% in Russia in May

    Russian dealers of Volvo sold 711 cars in May, which is more by 2% than a year ago. According to the results of five months of 2018, Volvo sales were 2,224 cars - less by 4.9% than in the same period of the last year.

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  • 9 june 2018

    In the "ERA-GLONASS" system more than 2 million vehicles were registered

    According to the forecasts of JSC GLONASS, by the end of the year this figure will exceed 3.5 million.

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  • 8 june 2018

    Sales of premium cars grew by 10% in May

    According to the estimation of the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", 12 733 new premium cars were sold in Russia in May of 2018. This is more than the result of a year ago by 9.7%. Experts also noted that the share of sales of the premium segment in May was 9% of the total volume of sold cars.

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  • 8 june 2018

    Suzuki increased sales by 21% in Russia in May

    Russian dealers of Suzuki sold 519 cars in May - more by 21% than a year before. According to the results of five months of 2018, Suzuki's sales in our country were 1,891 cars, which is more by 10% than in the same period of the last year.

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  • 8 june 2018

    Renault increased sales by 11% in Russia in May

    Russian dealers of Renault sold 12,128 cars in May - more by 11% compared to the last year. By the results of five months of 2018, sales of Renault in the Russian market were 57,277 cars, which is more by 18% than the same period of the last year.

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  • 8 june 2018

    KIA increased sales by 30% in Russia in May

    Russian dealers of KIA sold 1,964 vehicles in May, which is more by 29.6% than in the previous year. According to the results of five months of 2018, 91,352 KIA cars were sold in Russia, which is more by 34.1% compared to the same period of the last year. As a result, the KIA keeps the leadership among all automakers in Russia, and the market share of the brand was 13.2% compared to 11.8% a year before, according to AEB data.

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  • 8 june 2018

    Updated Hyundai H-1 enters the Russian market

    Russian dealers of Hyundai began sales of an updated minibus Hyundai H-1. The model received a new line of complete sets, formed in accordance with the market requests. The minibus is equipped with a diesel engine with two variants of forcing - 136 hp with a 6-speed manual transmission and 170 hp with a 5-speed automatic transmission, informed the press service of Hyundai Motor CIS.

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  • 8 june 2018

    Volkswagen increased sales by 27% in Russia in May

    Russian dealers of Volkswagen sold 9025 cars in May, which is more by 26.8% compared to the last year. According to the results of five months of 2018, sales of the brand in our country grew by 21.5% and they were 39,224 vehicles, informed the press service of Volkswagen.

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  • 7 june 2018

    Renault Kaptur entered the top five of best-selling SUVs in May

    The compact crossover Hyundai Creta in May remained the best seller in the SUV segment on the Russian market. Last month, the sales of this model grew by 37% up to 5759 cars.

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  • 7 june 2018

    KIA Rio kept the title of Russian bestseller in May

    KIA Rio retained the title of the best-selling model in Russia in the last month. As noted in the review of the Russian car market in May, the sales of KIA Rio were 8,857 cars (+ 10%), including 2931 cross hatchback Rio X-Line.

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  • 7 june 2018

    The Russian car market grew by 18% in May

    Sales of passenger cars and light commercial vehicles grew by 18% in Russia in May and they were 147,525 vehicles. According to the results of five months of 2018, the Russian car market grew by 20% to 692,870 vehicles, according to the data of the Association of European Businesses.

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  • 7 june 2018

    KAMAZ increased the production by 9% in May

    KAMAZ increased the production by 8.8% in May, by producing 3134 car kits. Since the beginning of the year, 14,306 trucks have come down from the assembly line of the enterprise, which is more by 7.5% than in the same period of last year, informed the press service of KAMAZ.

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  • 7 june 2018

    TOP-10 popular used SUVs and crossovers in the Russian Federation

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", for the first four months of 2018, 345.4 thousand used SUV cars were sold in Russia, which is more by 2.8% than the result for the same period of the last year (335.9 thousand units).

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  • 7 june 2018

    Chery increased sales by 1% in Russia in May

    Russian dealers of Chery sold 525 cars in May, which is more by 1% than in the previous year. According to the results of five months of 2018, sales of Chery grew by 20% in Russia and they were 2422 cars, reported the press service of Chery Automobiles Rus.

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  • 6 june 2018

    The market of new buses grew by 20% in Russia

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", the volume of the new bus market (excluding LCV) in Russia for 4 months of 2018 was 4,159 units, which is more by 20% than a year ago. The leader of this market is again the Russian manufacturer PAZ, which share is slightly more than half of total sales. In quantitative terms, it is 2,128 buses, which is more by 4% than in the same period of 2017.

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  • 6 june 2018

    Subaru increased sales by 63% in Russia in May

    Russian dealers of Subaru sold 698 cars in May - more by 62.7% than a year before. By the results of four months of 2018, sales of Subaru in our country were 2,980 vehicles, which is more by 49.5% than for the same period of last year.

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  • 6 june 2018

    Sales of new electric vehicles in Russia increased by 65%

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", from January to April of 2018 the volume of the Russian market of new electric vehicles was 28 units. It is a 65% increase over the same period of the last year (17 units).

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  • 6 june 2018

    Hyundai increased sales by 33% in Russia in May

    Russian dealers of Hyundai sold 15 859 cars in May - more by 32.7% than a year before. According to the results of five months of 2018, Hyundai's sales were 70 613 cars, which is more by 26.3% than in the same period of the last year.

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  • 6 june 2018

    Ford Sollers plant has produced a 150-thousandth vehicle in Yelabuga

    The Ford Sollers plant has produced a 150,000th vehicle in Yelabuga since the start of production in January of 2012. Currently, the company uses full cycle technology, including welding and painting bodies, to produce the medium-sized Ford Kuga crossover, the flagship 7-seater Ford Explorer SUV and various versions of the light commercial Ford Transit.

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  • 6 june 2018

    The new Audi A7 Sportback is available for order in Russia

    Russian dealers of Audi have begun the accepting of orders for the new Audi A7 Sportback, which has already appeared in showrooms. The price of new items starts from 4 million 320 thousand rubles, informed the press service of Audi Russia.

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  • 5 june 2018

    AVTOVAZ announced the start date of sales of LADA Vesta Cross

    Sales of the new model - sedan LADA Vesta Cross - will start at all dealerships of LADA on June 7th, 2018. Special features of the car are protective plastic body kit and special chassis settings. The novelty has a record for its class road clearance of 203 mm, informed the press service of AVTOVAZ.

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  • 5 june 2018

    Mitsubishi plans to increase sales by 60% in Russia in 2018

    The company Mitsubishi plans to increase sales in Russia by 60% in 2018 compared to the previous year, when in our country it was sold 24 325 cars of the Japanese brand. The agency "AUTOSTAT" was informed about it in the press service of "MMS Rus". "Our brand has ambitious plans for this year - we want to increase our sales by 60% and, of course, the new rates of recycling are not the most favorable factor for achieving our goal. Nevertheless, we do not plan to revise our plans for total sales for this year," – informed the press service of "MMS Rus".

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  • 5 june 2018

    The best selling cars in the cities with over a million population of the Russian Federation

    Experts of the agency "AUTOSTAT" analyzed the market of new cars in Russian cities with a population of more than 1 million people and determined the best-selling models there for 4 months of 2018. According to the received results, in six Russian cities with a population of one million, six models are the market leaders; while in 9 of them KIA Rio is the leader.

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  • 5 june 2018

    In the second half of May, prices for cars changed at 18 brands

    The analytic agency "AUTOSTAT" conducted the monitoring of prices for new cars, which covered all automakers officially represented in the Russian market. According to monitoring results, in the second half of May * prices have changed at 18 of them. Several manufacturers have corrected price lists for only one model, and it has affected crossovers.

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  • 5 june 2018

    Haval will introduce two new models in Russia in 2019

    The company Haval will introduce two new models in Russia in 2019: a second-generation H6 crossover and new SUV model, details of which are kept in a secret until the premiere. This was reported to the agency "AUTOSTAT" in the press service of "Haval Motor Rus", by adding that the first lots of new cars will be imported from China, but in the future they are planned for production at the Haval plant in the Tula region.

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  • 5 june 2018

    The first electric buses KAMAZ will appear in Moscow in July

    KAMAZ, which previously won a tender by the production and supply of 100 electric buses and ultra-fast charging stations to Mosgortrans, will give the customer the first electric bus in July of this year. "Half of the electric buses from this lot will be delivered before the end of the year, and the first unit will be given already in July, another 14 units - in August," - said Nikolai Pronin, KAMAZ Deputy General Director for Passenger Transport.

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  • 4 june 2018

    Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross is gaining popularity in Russia

    Russian dealers of Mitsubishi sold 3561 cars in May - 2.4 times more than a year before. As a result of five months of 2018, Russia sold 16,824 Mitsubishi cars, which is 2.4 times more than the same period of the last year.

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  • 4 june 2018

    Prices for the new Toyota C-HR were announced in Russia

    Russian dealers of Toyota have begun the accepting of orders for the new Toyota C-HR coupe crossover that will take place in the Toyota model range a step below the RAV4 model. In the Russian market the novelty is offered in three versions: Cool, Hot and Ride, each of which implies not only certain equipment, but also its own set of engines.

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