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Automotive market in Russia-2018

Automotive market in Russia-2018

Exit date 21.05.2018

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Structure of the Russian parc of commercial vehicles


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.

For the production of the updated crossover, the production capacities of the Ford Sollers plant in Naberezhnye Chelny have been modernized, where EcoSport has been manufactured since 2014. The new Ford EcoSport got a look in the style of larger crossovers and Ford SUVs, a completely new interior with a redesigned front panel and wider and more comfortable seats. The updated range of powertrains includes a new global Dragon engine with a volume of 1.5 liters (123 hp, mixed mode fuel consumption of less than 7 liters), a modernized Duratec engine of 2 liters (148 hp), and a six-speed automatic gear boxes of traditional design. For the first time it will be available a version with all-wheel drive and automatic transmission in the Russian market.

The new crossover will be offered to the Russian customers in five trim levels (Ambiente, Trend, Trend Plus, Titanium, Titanium Plus). The price of the initial configuration Ambiente (engine 1.5 liters, 5-stage manual transmission) will be from 959 thousand rubles.

Before the launch of Russian production Ford EcoSport passed a comprehensive adaptation program for our market: in addition to the full "winter package" model has an optional the USB-connector in the roof console and the ability to operate on 92 octane fuel. For the new Ford EcoSport, the navigation system was additionally Russified, the capacity of the washer fluid reservoir was increased to 4.5 liters, fan-type heated windshield washers appeared on the car.

04.06.18 AUTOSTAT