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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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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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The new KIA Rio started in the Russian market


Russian dealers of KIA have started sales of the new generation of Kia Rio sedan, the production of which has been set up at the plant in St. Petersburg. The novelty is available in six levels and ten configurations at a price of 669,900 rubles. For the model it is offered two engines - a new 1.4 Kappa MPI with a capacity of 100 hp and upgraded 1.6 Gamma MPI with a capacity of 123 hp. Both motors can be aggregated by a 6-speed mechanical or automatic transmission.

The basic equipment includes air conditioning, heating and electric adjustment of the exterior mirrors, electric front windows, power steering, front cushions, anti-lock brakes and ESC, the integrated active control system of the VSM chassis, the launch assistant on the UAS lift, the emergency brake warning system ESS, and also for the first time for this model - the tire pressure monitoring system. The new Rio is equipped with the ERA-GLONASS system.

In the most affordable version of the Classic (for 669 thousand 900 rubles) engine it is installed 1.4 MPI and a mechanical 6-speed gearbox on the Rio car. The car in this configuration has a textile finish of seats and audio preparation (4 speakers). In addition, there is an additional version of Classic Audio for 704 900 rubles with a standard head unit with a radio receiver, USB and AUX inputs. The Classic Audio also includes heated front seats.

The Comfort configuration (at a price of 729 900 rubles) is presented in four different versions. It includes a much wider range of equipment, including additional comfort options. The Luxe package (779,900 rubles with a manual transmission and 819,900 rubles with an automatic transmission) and the ever higher versions of the new Rio are offered only with a 1.6 MPI engine. The cost of the car in the Prestige package is 899 thousand 900 rubles, the maximum configuration Premium is offered at a price of 989 thousand 900 rubles, and in this version the new KIA Rio can be called a "premium" offer in its segment.

As previously reported "AUTOSTAT", in the first half of 2017, sales of KIA Rio in the Russian market grew by 17% to 46,158 cars. Thus, this model became the absolute leader in terms of sales among all cars in Russia.

02.08.17 AA "AUTOSTAT"