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AUTOSTAT OMNIBUS-2019. New cars: car owners' opinions (fourth wave)

AUTOSTAT OMNIBUS-2019. New cars: car owners' opinions (fourth wave)

Exit date 31.01.2020

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In 2019, the fourth wave of research took place. Due to the insufficient number of respondents in the sample, Chevrolet brand was excluded from the assessment, but Infiniti was added. As a result, the total number of brands represented in the report is 30, and the total number of respondents is more than 3,000 car owners.

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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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Leaders of the car market in August of 2018
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    In August of this year, the sales of passenger cars and LCV in our country were 147.4 thousand units - more by 11% than in August of 2017. Just for 8 months, sales of cars and light commercial vehicles in Russia were 1 million 140 thousand units, which is more by 16.2% than in January-August of the last year.



KAMAZ and Daimler opened a new plant for the production of cabins


In Naberezhnye Chelny, the opening of a new plant for the production of cab frames for KAMAZ and Mercedes-Benz trucks took place. This production will be managed by a joint venture between two Daimler KAMAZ Rus companies. The total amount of investments in the creation of a plant for production of cab frames amounted to more than 14 billion rubles, reports the press service of KAMAZ. Recall that the joint construction of the plant of cab frames began in March of 2016.

The capacity of the plant is 55 thousand cabs per year. The cab frameworks will be delivered to the KAMAZ assembly line and the assembly production of Mercedes-Benz trucks in Naberezhnye Chelny. The commissioning of a new enterprise with an area of more than 60 thousand square meters will ensure the creation of 700 new jobs.

As noted, the production has the highest level of automation in Russia. In its territory there are shops welding, painting booths and logistics, power center. After welding, the cab frames are conveyed to the second floor, after which they fall on the cataphoresis and color line, and then on the drying line. Then the logistics area follow, where they are shipped to the assembly lines of KAMAZ and DK Rus for subsequent assembly and installation on the chassis.

The launch of the first model of a promising model range - the main tractor KAMAZ-54901 has already begun. As previously reported, at the end of 2020, the KAMAZ-6595 dump truck, which is adapted to work in the construction sector, is planned to be put in the market.

Recall, along with the new cabin, KAMAZ vehicles of the new generation will receive a new inline six-cylinder engine P6. In 2019, the company will start the serial assembly of engines of the P6 family. The new line is designed to produce 12 thousand power units per year.

In May of 2018, KAMAZ and Daimler KAMAZ Rus signed a special investment contract (SPIC) with the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation. This is a document on the development of the model range of KAMAZ and Mercedes-Benz vehicles and the modernization of capacities for their production. The same SPIC provides the creation of new engines P6 and the organization of production of spars. Together, the companies realize the localization of cab frames and common parts used for the production of trucks of both brands.


Tags: kamaz, russia
29.05.19 AUTOSTAT
Source: www.autostat.ru