Segmentation of the Russian market: new and used cars
  • 28.09.18 Segmentation of the Russian market: new and used cars

    The analytic agency "AUTOSTAT" conducted a survey of the primary and secondary markets in Russia for the first 8 months of 2018. So, the volume of the market of new cars for the reporing period was 1.02 million units, second-hand - 3.5 million units.



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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Russians bought 3.86 million passenger cars for 7 months 20.08.19 - 15:36 Russians bought 3.86 million passenger cars for 7 months

This is only 0.6% lower than the same period of the previous year

UAZ "Patriot" with the "automatic" went to the final test


The Ulyanovsk Automobile Plant proceeded to the final part of the road tests of the pre-series UAZ Patriot SUV with an automatic transmission. Prototypes have already passed more than 150 thousand kilometers on various roads of our country. Ahead there is the final part of the tests, which will end on August 14th, and a bit later, the production of serial off-road vehicles of the UAZ Patriot with an automatic transmission will start, the automaker’s press service reports.

The automatic transmission Punch Powerglide 6L50 will be installed on the UAZ “Patriot” SUV. The unit belongs to the Powerglide family of the General Motors concern, but Punch Powerglide Strasbourg (the plant is located in the north-east of France) is engaged in the production of gearboxes that come to the conveyor in Ulyanovsk.

Powerglide 6L50 – is the traditional "automatic" with torque converter. The six-speed gearbox has a high margin of safety - the peak in power and torque is 320 HP and 500 Nm, respectively. In this case, the automatic transmission will work in tandem with the updated engine ZMZ Pro, developing 150 HP and 235 newton meters. As noted, when driving on a highway at a constant speed of 90 km / h, UAZ “Patriot” with an “automatic” consumes 2 liters less than SUV with a manual transmission.

31.07.19 AUTOSTAT