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Automotive market in Russia

Automotive market in Russia

Exit date 23.05.2019

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This is the seventeenth edition of our annual reference book «Automotive market in Russia», covering results of 2018. It contains statistics and analytics on production, sales and vehicle parc in our country.

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Analytics

Russian dealers of Ford began sales of updated Mondeo

Ford Mondeo sedan has received a technological upgrade aimed at the safety improving of the car and improving of the intelligent driver assistance systems. People can order updated Ford Mondeo at all official Ford dealers in Russia.

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Infographics

TOP-10 of crossovers and off-road vehicles in the first half of 2018

News

Ford Sollers increased the localization of engines of Russian production

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As part of its long-term strategy of localization, the company Ford Sollers started the serial equipment of engines, the production of which is adjusted at the plant in Yelabuga, aluminum parts from the company "Rusal". Since the start of production all engines produced in the plant Ford Sollers have a significant level of localization, by getting the basic components from Russian suppliers, and they are made from local raw materials.

As the press service of the Ford Sollers informed, aluminum alloys "Rusal" have successfully passed the homologation tests and they are used for mass production of engine components of Ford. The cylinder block, cylinder head, crankshaft bearing caps are made foundry plant "RosALit" / "ZMZ" (Zavolzhie), and the piston of the engine – by "Kostroma plant of automotive components" (Kostroma), and then they are supplied to the engine-plant of Ford Sollers in Yelabuga.

In addition to the motor components, alloys of "Rusal" are also used for the local production of wheels for the whole lineup of cars of Ford in Russia. The production of wheels for Russian models Ford is adjusted at "LMZ SCUD" (Divnogorsk). In 2008, the company awarded the status of preferred supplier of Ford Motor Company Q1.

In the future, Ford Sollers is considering the possibility to use alloys of "Rusal" for radiators, the production of which is localized in Nizhny Novgorod. Aluminium alloys for Ford Sollers are produced at Novokuznetsk aluminum plant of RUSAL.

25.11.15 AA "AUTOSTAT"
Source: www.autostat.ru