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COMTRANS_2017_A4_ENG_OCIA_prevThe organizers of the COMTRANS – International Commercial Vehicle Show – are ITEMF Expo, a company established in equal shares by the largest international exhibition organizers ITE Group and Messe Frankfurt and NP ARA, the Non-profit partnership “Association of Russian Automakers”. Read more…

d248a2cd3d8efaf6f19a6be697f824f1a73b86ceProduction, sales and export of cars from the joint venture of GM and AVTOVAZ decrease the fourth consecutive year. In 2016 the factory in Togliatti made 32,104 cars Chevrolet NIVA. Dealers in the Russian Federation in 2016 were delivered 31,597 vehicles. Read more…

mzkt_750440_1 Minsk, March 25, 2016 – In March, 2016 VOLAT starts running tests of its latest development designed for the transportation of large heavy cargo. All-wheel drive truck tractor MZKT-750440-010, as a part of auto train, is capable of transporting loads with a maximum weight up to 90 tons. Read more…

Автобус ВекторNizhny Novgorod, January 27, 2016 – GAZ Group, a part of Basic Element, Russia’s largest diversified industrial holding, announces special deals for Pavlovo Bus Plant (PAZ) products. Read more…

Chevrolet-Niva_le-plus-1For the third year in a row falling production, sales and export of cars from the joint venture of GM and AVTOVAZ. In 2015 the factory in Togliatti made 34,218 cars Chevrolet NIVA. In the Russian Federation GM-AVTOVAZ in 2015 sold 32,352 vehicles. Read more…

KAMAZ with automated drivingNaberezhnye Chelny, June 4, 2015. – Next week at secluded proving ground at Noginsk, Moscow region, testing of first automated truck produced by KAMAZ (a part of Rostech State Corporation), VIST Group and Cognitive Technologies will start. Read more…

GM-AVTOVAZ production, sales, export of Chevrolet NIVA, 2004-2014

Year Production/units/ Changes/%/ Sales/units/ Changes/%/ Export – CIS
2014 45,067 -22.22 46,023 -18.7 3,981
2013 57,939 -8.01 56,609 -10.18 4,013
2012 62,981 +9.02 63,023 +9.09 2,744
2011 57,765 +56.14 57,772 +56.83 2,081
2010 36,996 +60.15 36,837 +51.59 1,924
2009 23,101 -57.73 24,300 -54.41 729
2008 54,654 -0.73 53,305 -17.5 4,658
2007 55,052 +14.82 54,610 +13.99 6,457
2006 47,946 -7.46 47,908 -7.53 5,888
2005 51,810 -6.06 51,806 -10.6 5,656
2004 55,150 57,943

 

Cumulative sales to 31.12.2014. – 571,852 units (including 42,326 units in CIS states)

Network: 162 dealers in Russian Federation, 7 dealers and 3 distributors in CIS.

Source: GM-AVTOVAZ

KrAZ-SpartanKremenchug, December 29, 2014 – Just before the New Year AutoKrAZ transferred the KrAZ-Spartan armoured vehicle to Forensic Science Research Centre of the Ministry of Interior of Ukraine. The vehicle has been transferred at the company’s proving ground by General Director Mr. Roman Chernyak who gave keys and certificate to Deputy Head Forensic Science Research Centre of the Ministry of Interior Affairs Mr. Konstantin Dubonos. In true tradition, a bottle of champagne was broken over the hull of Spartan. Read more…

GAZelle Tbilisi_1Nizhny Novgorod, December 16, 2014 – GAZ Group, a part of Basic Element, Russia’s largest diversified industrial holding, begins selling GAZ vehicles, including GAZelle Next and GAZon Next, in Georgia. Sales of GAZ vehicles, including the next generation models GAZelle Next and GAZon Next, launch in Georgia. Read more…

GAZelle Turkey_01Istanbul, September 30, 2014 – GAZ Group, part of the major Russian diversified group Basic Element, and Turkish company Mersa Otomotiv announce SOP and start of sales of Euro-5 GAZelle Next vehicles in Turkey. This is the first series assembly operations of Russian Euro-5 LCV’s abroad. Read more…