Dynamics of the Russian car market in 2018
  • 17.01.19 Dynamics of the Russian car market in 2018

    In 2018, sales of new cars in Russia grew by 12.8% in compare with 2017. Both segments - the mass and premium ones - also showed the growth (+ 13.9% and + 7.4%, respectively). Sales of cars of mass brands reached 1 572 246 units in 2018, the share of which is 91.2% of the total sales volume.



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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Sales of premium cars grew by 9% in Russia 26.04.19 - 08:22 Sales of premium cars grew by 9% in Russia

In the first quarter of 2019, Russians purchased 34.5 thousand new premium cars

By 2025, the share of SUV in Volkswagen sales will reach 50%


Volkswagen continues to implement the strategy to expand the SUV segment in its model range. By 2025, the every second Volkswagen car, which is sold in the world, will belong to the SUV segment. Now it refers to every fifth sold model, informed the press service of Volkswagen. Brand experts expect a particularly significant increase in SUV sales in the countries of North and South America, as well as in China. By 2025, more than 30 different Volkswagen SUV models will be offered worldwide. In the most compact segment, this line will be complemented by a new model T-Cross, comparable in its dimensions to the Volkswagen Polo.

Currently, Volkswagen has an extensive model range, which will continue to expand. In the premium SUV segment, the brand is represented by the Touareg model, in the compact crossover segment - by the Tiguan and T-Roc models, and the new T-Cross will take its place in the subcompact car segment. In the future there should be also new models in this class. The first all-electric SUV from Volkswagen - ID CROZZ - should enter the market in 2020. The car's premiere in this segment is a part of Volkswagen's strategy for the development of electric mobility, in which it is planned to introduce 20 new models using only electric energy to the market by 2025.

Currently, the compact Tiguan model has entered the TOP-ten of the most successfully sold cars in the world, almost 5 million crossovers have been transferred to customers. The Touareg, which was once the first Volkswagen SUV, and now presented in the third generation, also shows high sales figures. The total sales of the model since the moment of the first generation entering to the market reached 1 million cars.

01.11.18 AUTOSTAT
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