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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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  • 20 april 2018

    Every fifth Chevrolet Niva is sold under the trade-in scheme

    Currently, the discount by the trade-in provides more than 20% of the retail sales of Chevrolet Niva. AUTOSTAT was informed about it by the press service of GM-AvtoVAZ, by adding that the company closely follows the situation on the market, and the decision on discounts will be determined by the demand for the company's products.

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  • 20 april 2018

    Renault launched a loan program "Easy Zero"

    The company Renault Russia launched the program "Easy Zero" - 0% for 3 years for the purchase of Renault models on credit. The special offer "Easy zero" is valid until the end of May for models Logan, Sandero, Sandero Stepway, Duster and Kaptur when buying a car in the dealer center and online showroom Renault.

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  • 19 april 2018

    Sales of LADA cars fell by 9% in the European Union in March

    In the first spring month of this year in the countries of the European Union it was sold 423 new LADA cars. It is less by 9% compared to the result of March of 2017.

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  • 19 april 2018

    Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross starts in the Russian market

    Mitsubishi began sales of a new compact crossover Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross in Russia for the Russian market on April 17th. The car is available in five versions at a price from 1 million 399 thousand rubles to 2 million 159 thousand 990 rubles, informed the press service of "MMS Rus".

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  • 19 april 2018

    Updated Ford Explorer went on sale in Russia

    Renewed SUV Ford Explorer entered the official Ford dealer centers in Russia. The price of the model with the updated exterior and improved consumer properties starts from 2 million 719 thousand rubles (2 million 619 thousand rubles, taking into account the bonus for trade-in / recycling).

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  • 19 april 2018

    "KAMAZ-LEASING" sold 860 trucks in the first quarter

    The leasing company KAMAZ exceeded the plan for the first quarter of 2018 by more than three times. So, during the reporting period, 859 cars were sold with a plan of 258 cars, informs the press service of KAMAZ. The record month was March - 571 cars of KAMAZ brand were leased from the manufacturer instead of the planned 131 ones.

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  • 19 april 2018

    The Kaluga plant Continental produced the 10-millionth tire

    The tire plant "Continental Kaluga" on April 12th produced the 10-millionth tire since the company's opening in October of 2013. "The tire plant in Kaluga was created from scratch, but during this time it managed to grow into an independent enterprise and become an example of success.

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  • 19 april 2018

    For the last month, car prices have changed at 20 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 for the last month *, prices for cars have changed for 20 of them.

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  • 18 april 2018

    The production of passenger cars grew by 8% in March

    According to the Federal State Statistics Service, during the first three months of 2018 370,000 passenger cars came down from the Russian conveyors, which is more by 19.9%  than in the same period of the last year.

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  • 18 april 2018

    TOP-10 of the most popular foreign cars with a run in the 1st quarter

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", it was sold 807,5 thousand second-hand cars of foreign brands in Russia in January - March of 2018. This is more by 1.7% than the result of a year ago (794 thousand units).

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  • 18 april 2018

    AvtoVAZ introduced the sedan LADA Vesta Cross

    AVTOVAZ extends the model range of one of the most popular vehicles in the Russian market and presents the LADA Vesta Cross cross-country sedan. The date about the launch of the new product and the start of its sales, as well as prices and trim levels will be announced later.

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  • 18 april 2018

    Sales of Ford Transit grew by 63% in the 1st quarter

    Sales of light commercial vehicles Ford grew by 77% in March and they were 1,074 vehicles. For the first quarter of 2018, the growth was 63% - were sold totally 2,344 vehicles.

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  • 18 april 2018

    Suzuki has completed the production of Jimny SUV

    The company Suzuki has completed the production of Jimny SUV of the current generation. The new car, according to preliminary information, will debut in October of this year at the motor show in Tokyo.

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  • 18 april 2018

    There were announced prices for the new SUV Infiniti QX80

    Company Infiniti has announced the special prices for the new SUV QX80 of 2018 model year, which is already available for order at Russian dealers of the brand. The first deliveries of the new model are expected in May of 2018, reports the press service of Infiniti.

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  • 17 april 2018

    Top-10 of best-selling new foreign cars in the first quarter

    Experts of the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT" made a rating of the best-selling new foreign cars in Russia in January-March of 2018. Leadership in this rating, as well as in the whole in the market, is kept by KIA Rio, which was sold in amount of 25,370 units for the first 3 months of this year, which is more by 20.2% than the result of a year ago.

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  • 17 april 2018

    New president of AVTOVAZ was appointed

    The main shareholder of AVTOVAZ, Alliance Rostec Auto BV, approved the candidacy of the new president of the Russian automaker. From June 1st, 2018, this post will be taken by Yves Karakatzanis, reports the press service of Alliance Rostec Auto BV.

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  • 17 april 2018

    Avtotor increased the production of KIA cars by 39% in the first quarter

    Kaliningrad plant Avtotor produced over 26 thousand KIA cars in the first quarter of 2018, which is more by 39% than in the same period of the last year.

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  • 17 april 2018

    Every tenth car in the Russian Federation is registered for a legal entity

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", about 5 million cars in Russia are registered for legal entities. This corresponds to a share of 9.7% of the total car parc of our country, which at the beginning of 2018 slightly exceeded 50 million units.

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  • 17 april 2018

    The Belarusian car market in the 1st quarter grew by 48%

    The automotive market of Belarus grew by 48% to 8,589 cars in the first quarter of 2018. According to the data received by the agency "AUTOSTAT" in the Belarusian Automobile Association (BAA), the sales leader in this republic for the reporting period was Renault, which was sold in amount of 2,441 cars (+ 22%).

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  • 17 april 2018

    The Russian car market took the fifth place in Europe in March

    The automotive market of Russia, which in February became the fourth largest in Europe, fell to the fifth place in the European championship in the last month. According to the data received by the agency "AUTOSTAT" in the national associations of European automakers, the UK became the leader by sales of cars in the last month, where 474,069 cars were sold (-15.7%).

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  • 16 april 2018

    The Kazakhstan car market grew by 51% in March

    Sales of new cars and light commercial vehicles in Kazakhstan grew by 50.6% in March up to 4,086 units. For the first three months of 2018, the republic's residents purchased 11,281 cars - more by 49% compared to the same period of the last year.

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  • 16 april 2018

    In Russia, there are about 2.8 million premium brand cars

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", 2.77 million premium-segment cars were registered in our country (as of January 1st, 2018). Thus, it is 6.5% of the total Russian parc of cars.

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  • 16 april 2018

    There were announced prices for the new sports sedan Genesis G70

    Premium car brand Genesis on April 12th presented its third model in the Russian market - sports sedan G70. The novelty became a logical addition to the line of sedans of the Genesis brand, which also includes the flagship G90 and all-wheel drive G80.

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  • 16 april 2018

    Updated Foton Tunland pickup truck will be produced in Russia

    The company "Foton Motor" plans to organize the production of the updated pick-up truck Foton Tunland in Russia already this year. About the beginning of sales of the Foton Tunland pickup truck of Russian production it will be reported additionally.

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  • 16 april 2018

    The new Citroen C3 Aircross appeared at Russian dealers

    The new crossover Citroen C3 Aircross, which is available for order in Russia since March, appeared in the dealerships of Russian dealers of the brand since April 12th. The novelty is presented in three variants of a complete set with petrol engines of family Pure Tech with a capacity of 82 hp and 110 hp and diesel HDi with a capacity of 92 hp.

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  • 16 april 2018

    Import of cars increased by 40% in February

    Import of cars to Russia grew by 46.4% up to 34.6 thousand cars for the first two months of 2018. According to the Federal Customs Service (FCS) of Russia, in the reporting period, there were imported cars to Russia for $ 824.9 million.

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  • 13 april 2018

    Avtotor started the production of refrigerators Hyundai HD35

    Kaliningrad plant "Avtotor" in accordance with the program of production localization began the production of refrigerators on the chassis of the Hyundai HD35. The first lot of cars produced at the enterprise is shipped to customers.

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  • 13 april 2018

    UAZ "Patriot" received a new expeditionary special version

    The Ulyanovsk Automobile Plant introduced a new expedition special version of the SUV Patriot, which is distinguished by a set of certified off-road equipment. The novelty is already available for order at official UAZ dealers, and the prepared SUV will be available for sale by the end of May.

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  • 13 april 2018

    The new Volvo XC60 is gaining popularity in Russia

    Russian dealers of Volvo sold 566 cars in March, which is less by 21.9% than a year ago. According to the results of the first three months of 2018, Volvo sold 937 cars - less by 18.7% than in the same period of the last year.

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  • 13 april 2018

    Russians spend the most money for the purchase of KIA cars

    According to the evaluation of the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", in January - February 2018, the residents of our country spent 296 billion rubles for new cars. This is more by 28.5% than the result of a year ago.

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  • 13 april 2018

    Mitsubishi L200 became the leader in the pickup segment

    According to the results of the first quarter of 2018, Mitsubishi L200 won the first place by sales among pickups in the Russian market with a share of more than 39% of all segment sales. In January-March of 2018, there were sold more than eight times of L200 cars in compare with the same period of last year: 1,074 units against 125, respectively.

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  • 13 april 2018

    In March the Ukrainian market showed a drop for the first time since 2016

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", the volume of the market of new cars in Ukraine in March 2018 was 6,283 units, which is less by 9% than the result of a year ago. Thus, the Ukrainian car market for the first time since 2016 demonstrated a fall. Recall, the last time it showed a negative trend in December of 2015.

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  • 12 april 2018

    The sales of estate cars LADA Vesta SW and SW Cross started in Kazakhstan

    On April 10th, sales of LADA Vesta SW and LADA Vesta SW Cross cars started in Kazakhstan, the production of which was arranged at the plant "Asia Auto" in Ust-Kamenogorsk. Thus, AVTOVAZ and its partner "Bipek Auto - Asia Auto" holding organized the production and sales of the full LADA model line in Kazakhstan.

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  • 12 april 2018

    KAMAZ increased the production by 7% in the I quarter

    KAMAZ increased the production by 5.5% in March, by producing 3362 car kits. Since the beginning of the year, 7780 trucks have come off the assembly line of the enterprise, which is more by 6.8% compared to the same period of the last year.

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  • 12 april 2018

    In Russia, sales of the crossover Volvo XC40

    Russian dealers of Volvo began the accepting of orders for the new compact crossover Volvo XC40. The prices for the novelty start from 2 million 160 thousand rubles for a front-wheel drive car with a diesel engine D3 with a power of 150 hp and an automatic transmission. The new Volvo XC40 will appear in the dealerships Volvo in Russia in June of this year.

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  • 12 april 2018

    The market of new trucks grew 1.5 times in March

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", in March of 2018 the market volume of new trucks in Russia was 8.3 thousand units, which is more by 50.3% than a year before.

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  • 12 april 2018

    The Russian market of new LCV increased by 8% in March

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", in March of 2018 the volume of the market of new light commercial vehicles (LCV) in Russia was 10.7 thousand units, which is more by 7.6% than a year ago.

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  • 12 april 2018

    The market for cars with a mileage grew by 7% in March

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", in the first spring month of 2018 the volume of the market of cars with a run in Russia was 489 thousand units, which is more by 6.7% than in March of 2017.

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  • 11 april 2018

    The production of passenger cars in Uzbekistan grew by 45%

    From January to March of 2018, it was produced just over 38,000 cars in the territory of Uzbekistan. This is more by 44.7% than the result of the 1st quarter of 2017, reports UzDaily with reference to the data of the State Statistics Committee of the Republic.

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  • 11 april 2018

    More than 36% of KIA vehicles were sold on credit in March

    The share of sales with the usage of loan offers KIA Finance was more than 36% of the number of retail sales of KIA Motors Rus in March, and since the beginning of the year, more than 32% of clients have used Kia Finance and partner banks' offers.

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  • 11 april 2018

    Russian plant Nissan has started a test assembly of the updated Nissan X-Trail

    Nissan announced the beginning of a test assembly of the updated X-Trail at the plant in St. Petersburg. The car in the Russian version will have a number of differences from the European version. As the press service of the company reports, the main changes of Nissan X-Trail for Russia affected the chassis of the car.

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  • 11 april 2018

    Valeo will invest about 17 million Euros in the production in Togliatti

    On April 6th, the official reception of the delegation of the French Embassy in Russia was held in the city of Togliatti. During the meeting, it was signed a Protocol of Intent by Valeo representatives of the company - well-known manufacturer of automotive components, - to invest in new projects in Togliatti.

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  • 11 april 2018

    Toyota RAV4 became the best-selling brand in Russia in March

    Russian dealers of Toyota sold 8914 cars in March, which is less by 8% compared to the last year. According to the results of the first three months of 2018, Toyota sales in the Russian market grew by 3.5% to 20,582 cars.

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  • 11 april 2018

    "GAZ Group" presented new models at the international exhibition in the Philippines

    "GAZ Group" presented a wide range of cars and buses at the international exhibition "Manila International Auto Show - MIAS 2018". The company brought to the Philippines three new models for the local market: the GAZelle Next chassis, the medium-tonnage trucks GAZon Next and Sadko 4x4.

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  • 10 april 2018

    Sales of new cars are the strongest in the Urals

    According to the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT", the market of new cars in Russia in January – February of 2018 grew by 21.7%. At the same time, the market growth was observed in all Federal districts of the country.

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  • 10 april 2018

    Chery brought to Russia a special version of Tiggo 3

    Russian dealers of Chery began the accepting of orders for crossovers Chery Tiggo 3 Limited, produced in a limited edition of 100 units. The car received a two-tone contrasting color of the body – the main color is white, with black roof and rear-view mirrors. Black also contrasts at the bottom of the front bumper and tailgate.

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  • 10 april 2018

    It became available camouflage body painting as an option for LADA 4x4

    AVTOVAZ has offered to buyers of SUVs LADA 4x4 new option – camouflage-body painting, the fee for which will be 29 thousand rubles. Previously, the three-color camouflage was only available for the limited anniversary lot LADA 4x4, and now this version of the color is offered to buyers of three-door SUVs complete Luxe.

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  • 10 april 2018

    Engine oils: whether import substitution is in question?

    We have been talking about import substitution in the automotive sector for many years and occasionally there are some facts indicating some progress in this direction. In turn, the experts of the analytic agency "AUTOSTAT" asked the question: what is the situation on the market of engine oils?

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  • 10 april 2018

    Russian plant Mercedes-Benz can start the production of cars in the first quarter of 2019

    Daimler AG Company by the production of Mercedes-Benz cars can produce the first cars at the end of the first quarter of 2019, said the first Deputy Minister of investment and innovation of the Moscow region, Vadim Khromov. "Everyone knows such a Daimler company as a plant for the production of Mercedes-Benz cars.

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  • 10 april 2018

    LADA Vesta set a new sales record in March

    The flagship model of AVTOVAZ LADA Vesta in March set its own sales record since the model entered the Russian market. This result is largely ensured by the start of sales of the NEW Lada Vesta SW station wagon and its off-road version of Vesta SW Cross in October of the last year.

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