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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)

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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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Opel returns to Russia: 4 years later
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AvtoVAZ began the development of turbo engine

AvtoVAZ together with the British engineering company Ricardo began to develop a turbocharged engine, reported the online edition Carobka with referring to its own sources. Representatives of the companies declined to comment.

According to the portal, the volume of new engine will be 1.4 liters and a maximum capacity will reach 163 HP. However, the capacity is planned to be limited on 150HP in the serial vehicles. Maximum torque – is almost 240 Nm. Initially, the unit will have a distributed injection, but then it will be upgraded and it will be equipped with direct injection, writes Motor.ru.

Afterwards engine will have a dual-fuel modification that can run on either gasoline or on methane. Development of the engine is implemented on the funds allocated from the state budget. Intellectual property rights will be also owned by the state. It is expected that there will be cars with turbo engine in 2017. They will be installed on the models that are created on the new platform, which will be used for the next Lada Priora and future C-Class cars.

At the moment, Lada cars are equipped with an engine displacement 1.6, developing 87, 98, 106 and 120 HP. Later AvtoVAZ plans to develop a more powerful version, equipped with 135- and 200 -horsepower engines.

Tags: avtovaz, lada
30.10.13 AA "AUTOSTAT"
Source: www.autostat.ru