The report in focus



Exit date 22.08.2019

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In the course of the study, we get the features of consumer behavior of car owners by the following themes: automotive antifreeze brand recognition (with and without options) and features of a car coolant choosing.

22 august more info


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
  • 14.09.18 Leaders of the car market in August of 2018

    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.



Volkswagen plant in Kaluga will fulfill the plan ahead of schedule

The Kaluga plant Volkswagen Rus will shut down the conveyor from the 22nd of December to the 12th of January. The press-service of the plant informed the agency "AUTOSTAT" that the pre-schedule shut down of manufacture is not connected with crisis in any way. Just to this date 60,000 cars planned for 2008 will be launched.
For 11 months of this year 56,743 cars were assembled on the Russian conveyor of VW. 23,965 cars of this quantity or 42.3 percent fell on Volkswagens models Passat, Jetta and Tiguan. 32,778 cars or 57.7 percent are Skoda Octavia, Octavia Tour and Fabia. It was possible to fulfill the plan pre-schedule due to the seven-day work week since the 24th of March of this year at Volkswagen Rus and nowadays the plants productivity is 310 cars per day within the 24-hour work schedule.
According to the data of B for 10 months of 2008 13,068 Volkswagen Passat cars, 6,301 Jetta units and 1,802 Tiguan cars were sold in Russia. According to the agency "AUTOSTAT" Volkswagen Jetta and Tiguan are offered in Russia only by the Kaluga plant. Russian Passat cars occupy about 85 percent of the total sales volume of the model as the versions with engines1.4 TSI, 2.0 TSI, 3.2 V6 as well as Passat Variant wagon are not produced in Kaluga and imported from Germany.
As for Skoda 6,811 Fabia cars and 23,682 Octavia and Octavia Tour cars were sold for the same period. Only modifications Octavia RS, Scout and 4x4 of these models are imported on which fall 2 percent of Octavias sales. It is worth mentioning that the basis of brand sales in Russia about 74 percent are cars manufactured in Kaluga. But the managing director of Volkswagen Group Rus, Martin Jan, said today that the plan for 2009 will be corrected and 100,000 cars are planned to be produced.