What cars are collected in Russia?
Auto industry in Russia, 20 years ago, could hardly boast a variety of car models. Therefore, it is not surprising that many, from young to old, were well aware of the model range of the entire Russian car industry. Fortunately, the current situation has changed dramatically.
Today, the question of which cars are assembled in Russia is not easily answered by everyone. Few people know that in Russia, picking up speed, the assembly production of American, Japanese and Jewish brands is actively developing. At the Russian auto enterprises they successfully assemble both passenger and cargo foreign cars, which, undoubtedly, pleases motorists of Russia: the cost price of foreign cars of domestic assembly is much cheaper than foreign ones.
There is an opinion that foreign cars assembled in Russia are inferior in quality to foreign models. In fact, foreign manufacturers of cars very much value their reputation, so they constantly monitor the build quality.Today, Russian enterprises in St. Petersburg, Kaluga, Moscow, Taganrog and the Volga region collect 70 models of 24 foreign manufacturers, which in total amounts to approximately two million cars.
Cars assembled in Moscow
The most successful Moscow-based automotive company is Avtoframos with a production capacity of 160 thousand cars per year. The company is engaged in SKD assembly of the French Renault brand, in particular:
- Logan (AvtoVAZ will also be involved in the future release of this model)
Soon the joint venture Renault and the Moscow region are planning to begin assembling the Duster crossover.
Cars assembled in Petersburg
St. Petersburg is famous for its assembly production of automotive brands such as:
- General Motors Toyota,
The model range produced by these enterprises is impressive. The most popular among Russian buyers are models:
- Nissan X-Trail Toyota Camry,
- Chevrolet Cruze,
- Nissan Teana,
- Hyundai Solaris.
97 243 cars sold during the year.
Cars assembled in the Volga region
Out of competition in the number of sales, without a doubt, - the Volga Automobile Plant (AvtoVAZ). On it make cars of a model range of LADA, namely models:
- VAZ 2107,
- VAZ 4x4.
Over the past year, 138,697 units of LADA Priora and 142,930 units of LADA Kalina were sold. No less successful is the Gorky Automobile Plant (GAZ), which produces very popular low-cost minivans "Sobol", "Gazelle" and several models of trucks. In turn, IzhAvto is engaged in assembling cars of the world-famous KIA brand, in particular KIA Sorento and KIA Spectra models. UAZ also specializes in the production of Hunter, Patriot and Pickup SUVs. Chevrolet Niva is produced in Tolyatti.
Cars assembled in Kaluga
In the Kaluga region settled several automotive enterprises with a capacity of about 100 thousand cars per year. They collect cars of foreign brands:
- Peugeot (Peugeot 208, 4007),
- Citroen (Citroen C4, C-Crosser),
- Mitsubishi (Outlander),
- Volkswagen Group Rus (Tiguan, Polo)
- Skoda (Octavia, Fabia).
Cars assembled in Taganrog
Taganrog Automobile Plant is characterized by the production of passenger and commercial vehicles of the Tagaz brand:
- Road Partner,
- C 190,
- C 10.
Also successfully being assembled models of the Asian brand Hyundai, among them: Sonata, Santa Fe Classic, Accent. Production is actively developing:
- Vortex Corda,
- BYD F3
Derways Circassian Automobile Plant specializes in the assembly of the Great Wall Chinese firms' SUVs:
- Hoover solano
- MK Cross.
In recent years, sales of foreign cars assembled at Russian automotive industries have increased dramatically. This fact indicates the prospects of opening new assembly plants.Now you know what cars are collected in Russia.