The largest Russian manufacturer of commercial vehicles — AVTOVAZ announced the start of sales of the flagship car — Lada Vesta for 1,009 million rubles. This is the first representative of the domestic industry, the cost of which exceeded one million roubles (after the denomination of the ruble in 1998). This is stated in the message of the company.
The high cost of car due to maximum options: stabilization system, climate and cruise control, multifunction steering wheel, heated front seats, audio system and rain sensors and light. The cars in this series will put a 1.8-liter supercharged engine with capacity of 145 horsepower, transmission, the machine will be “mechanical and heavy duty actuators”.
Even more — in 1,045 million rubles to the Russians will be the sports version of Lada Vesta Sport. Contrast top configuration simple Lada Vesta is to have multimedia system with navigation and a heated windscreen. The beginning of sales of the top models is scheduled for January 31.
In early 2019, it was reported that from-for growth of the value added tax (VAT) in almost all the major manufacturers and dealers decided to raise prices on its model range. In anticipation of higher prices, the Russians massively bought cars.
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