LADA Vesta and LADA 4х4 Urban were handed to Kazan

    4 LADA Vesta cars and an off-road vehicle LADA 4х4 Urban were handed to Kazan. The vehicles provided by PJSC ''AVTOVAZ'' and its dealer KAN-AVTOVAZ will pass running test during one year.

    Handing over the cars EVP for Sales and Marketing of PJSC ''AVTOVAZ'' Jan Ptacek said: ''The Kazan administration actively supports the import substitution policy and promotes AVTOVAZ projects in the region. We already had cooperation in the scope of the World Water Sports Championship which was held in Kazan in 2015, participated in celebration of the City Day in 2016 and plan to have even more close cooperation in 2017. The first step of this cooperation – handing over four LADA Vesta cars in top version and LADA 4x4 Urban to the city administration. These vehicles will be used in every day mode, also for representative purposes. I am sure that the administration of Kazan will appreciate comfort, dynamics, fuel efficiency and reliability of our cars''.

    The Mayor of Kazan Ilsun Metshin tested LADA Vesta and said: ''Automotive industry represented by AVTOVAZ made a big step. Vesta is really a modern car. It runs smoothly, has good brakes, comfortable passenger compartment. Personally I admire the car and I am proud of our automotive industry. I thank AVTOVAZ for the joint projects and now we agree that next events to be held by the Mayor Office will be held in cooperation with AVTOVAZ''.

    We remind that Tatarstan is the second region of Russia in LADA sales volume (after Moscow and the Moscow region). Over 17.5 thousand LADA cars were sold in the Republic in 2016. LADA Granta takes the first place in Tatarstan sales, LADA Vesta keeps the 4th line in the table of sales, it repeats the success of the best-seller in the all-Russia rating. LADA share in Tatarstan market is growing: in 2014 it was 25.3%, in 2015 – 25.8%, in 2016 achieved 27.2%.