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"AUTOSTAT OMNIBUS-2022". Summer car tires: preferences of car owners (fourth wave)

"AUTOSTAT OMNIBUS-2022". Summer car tires: preferences of car owners (fourth wave)

Exit date 27.05.2022

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Price 3430 eur.

"AUTOSTAT OMNIBUS" is an annual project of the analytical agency "AUTOSTAT", which is a survey of car owners according to a certain methodology and makes it possible to compare assessment indicators over time.

In the spring of 2022 (in addition to the annual autumn wave), the fourth spring wave of the project will be released, which is aimed at identifying consumer preferences in the purchase and operation of summer tires.

27 may 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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When a car choosing, Russians began to take into account the cost of spare parts more often
  • 06.04.23 When a car choosing, Russians began to take into account the cost of spare parts more often

    The cost of car owning is becoming increasingly important for Russians when choosing a car. This conclusion was made by the specialists of the agency "AUTOSTAT" after comparing the results of surveys among car owners in 2019 and 2023. It has been noticed that some parameters from the list that forms the cost of ownership have become less relevant, while others, on the contrary, have "grown up". 



KAMAZ is asking a credit 12, 8 bln rur for investment projects at Vnesheconombank

KAMAZ demanded a credit 12, 8 bln rur at Vnesheconombank (VEB). This demand is studied in departments, including the Ministry of industry and trade that has already approved it.
As the director of KAMAZ Sergej Kogogin reported for the newspaper Vedomosti, the enterprise needs 12, 8 bln rur for financing of four investment projects in 2009 2011. The factory has already invested 4, 86 bln rur into it and is ready to invest 3 bln rur more. According to words of Mr. Kogoin, KAMAZ plans to attract means for period not less than 5 years, until 13% of annual percent (now banks are ready to give money to KAMAZ for 18 20%). Besides, the head of KAMAZ says that the factory needs nearly 10 bln rur for covering of cash difference.
The most expensive project is a truck of new generation. The project costs 11, 9 bln rur, KAMAZ invested 18% of it, there are 9, 8 bln rur more to invest. KAMAZ wants to start output of new car in 2010 and in 2015 already 42500 units per year. Other three projects are: creation of full cycle of production of engine Cummins (1, 26 bln rur form VEB), enlargement of production of gearboxes at the joint venture ZF - Kama (1, 5 bln rur) and creation of car with four wheel drive for the Ministry of defense (3, 2 bln rur).
The director on corporative finances of KAMAZ Elena Milinova said that the enterprise has an alternative plan in case if VEB turns down the demand. In this case the factory will try to buy the bonds on security of the Ministry of finances and VEB for 12, 8 bln rur.
Meanwhile, Sberbank opened a credit line to KAMAZ for 147 days with giving their bills of exchange on sum 1 mln rur.