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"AUTOSTAT OMNIBUS-2020". Winter Car tires: preferences of car owners (fourth wave)

"AUTOSTAT OMNIBUS-2020". Winter Car tires: preferences of car owners (fourth wave)

Exit date 07.12.2020

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The fourth autumn wave of the project is aimed at identifying consumer preferences in the ...

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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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AUTOVAZ started the production of pilot lot of Lada Granta

AUTOVAZ started the production of pilot lot of new low cost model Lada Granta. As Togliatti radio August informed, there was made the first body of Granta in the automatic line of welding on June 16th and this first car was sent for the additional configuration. There was made a modernization in the welding complex before the production of new saloon car, by the results of which the details as for Lada Granta, so for Lada Kalina cars could be produced in the existing line. AUTOVAZ plans to finish the preparation of production for new model till June 22nd. There must be produced 15 cars of pilot series in the assembly line before that time. And there will be launched the adjusting lot of Lada Granta in the production in the welding complex in July.
As it was informed earlier, the serial production of Lada Granta cars is planned to be started in October and this new car will be on sale in December of this year. The first cars that will be in serial production are Granta cars with configuration standard (the price from 220 thousand Roubles) and norma. AUTOVAZ plans to master the variant lux in the first half of 2012. Lada Granta standard and norma will change classic models and Lada Samara saloon cars. The top configuration Granta will be adequate substitution for Lada Kalina saloon car. It is presumed the future widening of variants of configurations due to the introduction of additional equipment. The project presumes the annual production of 150 thousand of Lada Granta cars.
New car of AUTOVAZ was developed on the platform Lada Kalina, but it was developed and mastered about 400 of original components for Granta, for example, the front and the rear suspensions and also the new engine were upgraded. There are presumed three power aggregates for Lada Granta cars. The configuration standard includes 1,6L engine (84HP) and 5-speed mechanical transmission this combination is used in Lada Kalina cars. There was developed an upgraded 1,6L 8-valve engine (90HP), which differs by lightened connecting rod and piston group, low fuel consumption and low level of noises and vibrations. This engine will be supplemented with 5-speed mechanical transmission. There would be also installed in future the upgraded gearbox with cable linkage. The 16-valve 1,6L engine (98HP) will be offered to customers as an additional option in the configuration lux, which will be installed in the model Lada Priora and some configurations of Lada Kalina.