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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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TOP-10 of brands by sales of vehicles of SUV segment in 2018


GAZ started production of the new generation Scoda Octavia

Skoda company started production of the new Octavia at GAZ Group’s plant in Nizhny Novgorod. This model is an absolute bestseller of the Czech brand in Russia. 

We aim at further growth in Russia in the nearest years and the start of the new Octavia production is a very important step towards it, - says chairman of board of directors of Skoda, Winfried Faland. – For us Russia is the third largest market in the world and the second in Europe. Over a half of the brand’s sales in Russia come from the Octavia. Due to beginning of the third generation Skoda Octavia assembly we intend to prolong success of this bestseller and continue the trend of growth in Russia in the future”. 

According to Mr. Faland, in 2012 Skoda shipped 52,000 Octavia to Russian customers, which is almost 52% of the brand’s sales in Russia last year. During the first five months of 2013 the share of the model in Skoda sales grew up to 56% - about 18,800 customers ordered this model from January till May. 

Production in Nizhny Novgorod started under collaboration of Volkswagen Group Rus and GAZ Group. The cars are manufactured with CKD method, which includes body welding, painting and assembly. The new Skoda Octavia is the second Czech model after the Yeti crossover at the Nizhny Novgorod production line. Volkswagen Group Rus and GAZ Group invested over 300 million euro in modernization of the plant in Nizhny Novgorod under pre-production of both models. 

24.06.13 AA "AUTOSTAT"