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Automotive Industry In Russia. Results of 2019. Prospects

Automotive Industry In Russia. Results of 2019. Prospects

Exit date 02.06.2020

Format PDF, 55 стр.

Price 960 eur.

report contains information on automotive vehicle production in Russia, particularly passenger cars and commercial vehicles

02 june more info

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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.

05 julymore info

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The dynamics of the Russian car market in 2019

News

Production of the new KIA Sorento starts in Russia

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Avtotor plant in Kaliningrad started serial production of the fourth-generation Sorento mid-size crossover, which will go on sale in Russia in Autumn 2020. By the launch of production, the enterprise implemented new equipment for programming of the Sorento electronic systems and setup of ERA-Glonass system. The engineering center of the plant adapted new technical solutions for Smartstream diesel engine and the complication of some production operations.

In the Russian market, the new Sorento will be available with two power units: a 2.5 MPI petrol engine (180 hp and 232 Nm torque) coupled with a 6-speed automatic transmission, as well as a 2.2 CRDi diesel engine (199 hp and 440 Nm torque), aggregated with a new 8-speed automated transmission with two wet clutches. The KIA Sorento will be available in the Russian market with front- and all-wheel drive. In addition, when the sales start, the crossover will get two seating options - a five-seater and a seven-seater. 

The fourth generation KIA Sorento is the first model of the brand based on the new N3 platform, designed specifically for mid-size vehicles. The new Sorento is 1,900 mm wide, that is 10 mm wider than the third generation model. The overall length increased by 10 mm compared to its predecessor (up to 4,810 mm), while the front and rear overhangs became a little shorter. The body got new sharp lines and curves - the exterior of the crossover has much more details. More modern geometric elements were added, the silhouette became more aggressive.

27.08.20 AUTOSTAT
Source: www.autostat.ru