And that’s just in the first half of 2017! However, most of the models left the market in the first quarter, the summer of flux “slag” was less.
The Russian car market gradually impoverished, such a conclusion can be drawn based on the data of the Agency “AUTOSTAT” conducted by the monitoring the presented models and brands. However, sometimes it happens for objective reasons — in anticipation of new or updated models of the brand.
So, “Hyundai Motor CIS” has stopped official sales of sedan of business-class Hyundai Genesis in Russia, but the car goes to market in a modified form and under a new brand. Mark Genesis debuted on the Russian market last fall with an Executive sedan Genesis G90.
Dongfeng Motor is no longer imported to the us compact sedan DFM S30, too short was the demand. 2.5 years could sell only 750 copies of this model.
Closed sales in Russia of a sports car Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution tenth generation electric vehicle i—MiEV. Left the coupe market is Volkswagen Passat SS and VW Golf, though the latter is temporarily suspended sales until the arrival of the new generation of models (not yet available).
In January, our market is left compact hatchback Audi A1, which was suspended deliveries of cars in the A3 and A5, as well as models of the TT, R8 and A8. The latter, however, in connection with the mandatory installation of the system ERA-GLONASS. Sales of cars are so small, meaning that the costly certification just yet.
Fiat Chrysler has temporarily suspended deliveries to the us of Alfa Romeo cars, but the official stamp from Russia is not going away. Our country has sold three models of this brand: Giulia, MiTo and 4C.
Renault Fluence is no longer present in the list of models intended for the Russian market. In the representation of the French brand to the correspondent of “Behind the wheel.Russia” said that in 2016, the machines at the Russian factory stamps were produced so much that they will last for the whole year. On the resumption of production information yet.
- In Russia sales of cars and light commercial vehicles gradually began to recover. Record dynamic growth was recorded in June, plus 15% of the total were sold 141 084 PCs.
- Our author understood what models have lost popularity in the Russian market and what it can be connected.
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