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Automotive market in Russia-2018

Automotive market in Russia-2018

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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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  • 4 june 2018

    The average age of passenger cars in Moscow and St. Petersburg exceeds 10 years

    This conclusion was reached by the experts of analytic agency "AUTOSTAT" in the study of the parc of passenger cars (PC) in the country. It turned out that in Moscow the average age of the PC parc as of January 1st, 2018 was 10.3 years. In St. Petersburg, this indicator is slightly higher - 10.7 years. By the way, it is the same in Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomus Region and Perm Region.

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  • 4 june 2018

    Hyundai and KIA transferred cars for the official parc of the FIFA 2018 World Cup

    Hyundai Motor Company provided 530 cars for usage during the FIFA 2018 World Cup in Russia. Transport service is an important part of organizing and holding an event of this magnitude. As the official automotive partner of FIFA, Hyundai Motor has transferred 530 vehicles, reported the Hyundai Motor CIS press service.

    In addition, the company KIA Motors provided 424 cars for the official parc of the FIFA 2018 World Cup.

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  • 4 june 2018

    GAZ launched the production of vehicles with the telematics unit GAZ Connect

    Gorky Automobile Plant (GAZ) has started the production of vehicles, on which the access unit to telematics services GAZ Connect is installed. The installation of the GAZ Connect unit is free for customers, it will be included in the basic equipment and will not affect the price of the car, informed the press service of GAZ. As noted, GAZ became the first Russian automaker, which included telematic units in the standard equipment of produced vehicles.

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  • 4 june 2018

    The production of the new Ford EcoSport launched in Russia

    The Ford Sollers plant in Naberezhnye Chelny began the production of a new Ford EcoSport, which is already available for order at Russian dealers of the brand. The first crossover Deep Impact Blue came off the assembly line in the maximum configuration of the Titanium Plus with a 2-liter engine, a 6-speed automatic transmission and a four-wheel drive system.

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  • 1 june 2018

    In 2017, Russians spent 1.5 trillion rubles on spare parts

    The analytic agency "AUTOSTAT" conducted a study of the secondary market of components for passenger cars in Russia and determined its main parameters in the last year. According to the results of the research, the total volume of the Russian secondary market of automotive components and spare parts in 2017 exceeded 990 million units of various parts. In monetary terms, the market capacity reached the amount of 1 trillion 523.2 billion rubles.

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  • 1 june 2018

    The parc of cars on gas will grow by 10-30 thousand cars per a year

    In the next ten years the parc of gas cars will grow annually by 10-30 thousand units. Such a forecast was given to the "Russian newspaper" by Deputy Energy Minister, Kirill Molodtsov. Since 2013, the number of cars on gas has increased in Russia by about a half.

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  • 1 june 2018

    Chery launches the car-sharing under its brand in Russia

    The Chinese automaker Chery launches its own car-sharing under its brand based on the YouDrive platform (one of the top three among the car-sharers in federal level). The project is called CheryDrive. Today, many automakers cooperate with the car-sharing companies, but traditionally it is a question of buying cars from an auto concern in the aggregator parc. In case of Chery, it is a tripartite project - with the participation of the brand dealers.

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  • 1 june 2018

    TOP-10 of regions in the Russian Federation by sales of premium cars

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", from January to April of 2018, Russians bought 44,000 new passenger cars of the premium segment. At the same time, every third such car was sold in Moscow. So, during the reporting period, residents of the Russian capital bought 15,230 premium cars.

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  • 1 june 2018

    The new Subaru Legacy started on selling in Russia

    Russian dealers of Subaru began sales of a new Subaru Legacy. It is offered for the cusomer choice in two complete sets - Elegance for 2 million 069 thousand and Premium ES for 2 million 219 thousand 900 rubles, informed the press service of Subaru Motor.

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  • 1 june 2018

    PAZ started the production of new modifications of buses "Vector Next"

    The Pavlovsky Bus Plant (PAZ) has begun the serial production of new modifications of the "Vector Next" buses: models for low-mobility passengers, for intercity transportation and gas fuel. According to the press service of the PAZ, Vector Next in the modification of "affordable environment" is equipped for the convenience of low-mobility passengers: the back door and the storage area have low-floor design, the doorway is expanded to 0.9 m, and the bus is equipped with a mechanical ramp and wheelchair.

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  • 31 may 2018

    The Russian LCV market remained the sixth in Europe in April

    The Russian LCV market remained the sixth in the European Championship in April. According to the European Association of Automobile Manufacturers (ACEA), sales of light commercial vehicles in Europe rose by 10% in April up to 168,778 units. The leader among European countries by sales of LCV to 3,5 tons became again France, where this segment was 38,681 vehicles (+ 6.9%)

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  • 31 may 2018

    Exports of cars from Russia fell by more than half

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", the volume of Russian exports of cars (excluding the countries belonging to the Customs Union) in the 1st quarter of 2018 was 4.6 thousand units. This is less by 57% than the result of a year ago. More than 60% of this amount falls on LADA cars, which from January to March were exported in amount of 2.9 thousand units in total. In the second place among the brands there is Volkswagen (566 units) and Hyundai closes the top three (355 units).

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  • 31 may 2018

    The plant Mercedes-Benz in the suburbs of Moscow will be opened in the beginning of 2019

    The construction of a plant for the production of Mercedes cars in the Solnechnogorsk district of the Moscow region is in full swing, said the head of the district, Andrei Churakov. "In June of last year we laid the first stone in the industrial park "Esipovo" in the construction of this plant. Today there are already workshops, the equipment was delivered to the paint and varnish complex, in November we plan to conduct the testing of the line. The engineering staff has already been recruited and the workers are trained in the regional college. Mercedes should launch the production in the first half of 2019," - said Andrei Churakov.

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  • 31 may 2018

    The capacity of the secondary battery market in Russia is 11 million units

    According to the results of the research carried out by the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", the total demand for the secondary market in batteries for 2018 is equal to 11 million units in Russia. Considering the structure of the secondary battery market, it can be noted that the greatest demand for batteries is experienced by car owners, the share of which is 71.5% of the total capacity of the secondary battery market or 7.9 million units.

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  • 31 may 2018

    There were known the terms of a motorcycle appearance from the project "Cortege"

    Tests of the motorcycle from the project "Cortege" will be completed no earlier than 2019, after which it will be possible to talk about its mass production, said the head of "Rostech", Sergei Chemezov.

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  • 31 may 2018

    AvtoVAZ is preparing the launch of the "charged" sedan LADA Vesta Sport

    AVTOVAZ registered the name of LADA Vesta Sport which is the intellectual property of the domestic company since May 24th, 2018. The production of "charged" sedans should begin in a few months.

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  • 30 may 2018

    The sales of LADA Vesta SW and SW Cross started in Austria

    Sales of the LADA Vesta SW and LADA Vesta SW Cross wagons began in Austria. The director of the Vienna Motor Show KTZ Richard Lahnit informed Tass agency. The Vienna auto dealer KTZ organized a special presentation on the occasion of the appearance on the automotive market of new models of the Russian car industry.

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  • 30 may 2018

    Genesis increased sales more than 3 times in Russia in April

    Russian dealers of Genesis sold 137 cars in April, which is 3.1 times more than in the previous year. By the results of four months of 2018, sales of Genesis cars grew by 43% in Russia and they were 346 units.

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  • 30 may 2018

    Top-10 of best selling cars in Moscow

    According to the analytical agency "AUTOSTAT", from January to April 2018 in Moscow, 72.2 thousand new cars were sold. It is more by 15% than a year ago. Leadership in the capital market is held by KIA Rio - Muscovites bought 4,537 units of this model during the reporting period, which is more by 13% than for 4 months of 2017.

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  • 30 may 2018

    AVTOVAZ announced the release of the new SUV in 2021-2022.

    AVTOVAZ plans to release a new SUV in 2021-2022, said the current president of the company Nicolas Maure (will leave the post on June 1st, 2018). "As you know, AVTOVAZ plans to release 12 models and carry out 11 restyling for 10 years, at first there will be two major launches: the first - a new SUV in 2021-2022.

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