KamAZ CEO Kogogin announced the release of two new Moskvich models in 2023
By the end of 2023, two new Moskvich models are planned to be released. Such terms in conversation with CASS named CEO PJSC “KAMAZ” Sergei Kogogin apart from the convention Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP).
To the relevant question, Kogogin replied: “At the end of the year. The second half of the year – the fourth quarter, two more models. He said we were talking about an SUV (“urban” SUV – approximately. “Tapes.ru”) and sedan.
The production of cars under the Moskvich brand resumed at the former Renault Russia enterprise, which was taken over Government of Moscow in 2022 for a symbolic ruble. Currently, the company carries out SKD assembly of Chinese cars. KamAZ is the technological partner of the project.
The first model – a crossover – was called “Moskvich 3”. Actual car prices start at 1.97 million rubles for a gasoline version with a manual transmission, from 2.035 million rubles for a CVT. The electric model will cost the buyer much more – from 3.5 million rubles.
About the start of sales of these cars, the mayor Moscow Sergei Sobyanin announcement 3rd of March. The mayor said that in 2023 it is planned to produce 40,000 cars with gasoline engines and 10,000 with electric engines, and in 2024 the company will double production.