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The project “Cortege”, which unites the car for the first persons of the state, will be topped convertible. This was stated by the Minister of industry and trade Denis Manturov, quoted by RIA Novosti.
“As for the convertible — Yes, the task is set, her colleagues work”, — said the Minister. According to him, the emergence of a convertible is planned for a future Victory parade on may 9: “may 9 — definitely Yes, the question is — what year. I can’t promise that it will be 2019, but in 2020, I promise one hundred percent.”
Also Manturov noted dignity limousine family Aurus (the brand of the project “Cortege”) and its advantages over the Cadillac One, which drives the US President Donald trump. “You know, what is the fundamental difference of our Aurus and American Cadillac? The United States is not a serial machine, it is made based on a heavy platform, and we have a serial machine. That is, we initially did the project as a serial armored car,” said the official, adding that the serial production allows to make the car more aesthetically pleasing.
At this point in the project “Cortege” composed of three models: limousine, first shown at the inauguration of the President may 7, sedan “Senate” and a minibus “the Arsenal”. Previously, it was announced the development of a motorcycle and crossover.
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