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Russian cars of a class “Lux” Aurus, which became popular thanks to the project “Cortege” for Russian President Vladimir Putin, is completely sold out. Purchased machine can not be either in 2019 or in 2020 — the queue is full. This was told by CEO and co-owner of Sollers, Vadim Shvetsov, RIA Novosti reported.
“Can you proudly say, that either 2019 or 2020 is already possible to buy a car Aurus no, because we are oversubscribed for the next two years. This suggests that the interest in this challenge — the production of modern cars luxury class — high,” — said Shvetsov.
The Minister of industry and trade Denis Manturov announced that in 2019 it is planned to produce a total of 120 vehicles, most of which (about 50 pieces) is for garage of the Federal security service (FSS).
Cars Aurus was originally designed as a car for top officials under the project “Cortege”. The family was presented a limo, sedan and minivan.
Public car project “Cortege” was demonstrated on may 7 during the inauguration of Putin. Later the family cars Aurus interested in first and foreign persons, for example, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.
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