You are reading installment of our annual reference book “Automotive market in Russia” containing results of 2013. It traditionally includes statistics and analytics on production, sales and parc of vehicles in our country.
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Financial capacity of the largest market in the country in the Moscow region has declined, but others could grow by tens of percent - mainly due to the replacement of low-cost cars by more expensive models, experts say.19 junemore info
During 12 months of 2010 Russian enterprises produced 150,400 domestic and foreign trucks, that is 65% more than a year ago. The production is still highly consolidated: three enterprises manufacture a little less than 80% of the cars. The share of GAZ is 47% of the total production in the country, the plant assembled over 70,000 commercial cars, that is 78% more than in 2009.
French car producer Citroen will present a new Citroen C5 within Moscow International Motor show. This model that was presented in sedan and estate car bodies was launched on sale at the beginning of 2008 – there were sold 400 units since then.
The upgraded Citroen C5 got more smooth shapes of body, new light alloy wheels with a diameter of 17 inches. Besides, a new colour of body is available for this car. The combined internal finishing (leather and textiles) is used in the interior of cabin of Citroen C5, wrote AutoNews.Ru.
The latest version of satellite navigation system eMyWay is available for the upgrade C5, which is connected to the system Connecting Box, which has input JACK, USB slot and Bluetooth Handsfree. Besides, the version in estate car is equipped with the camera of rear view. The upgraded model received the communication system Citroen eTouch and hydro pneumatic suspension Hydractive III+.