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This brand is owned by: AvtoVAZ

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2018 Moscow motor show world debuts list

29 August 2018

Below is a list of vehicle world premieres which appeared at the 2018 edition of the Moscow motor show.


Renault to expand Lada future model range with SUVs

8 May 2018

The series of future models insights for the brands of Groupe Renault and Nissan Motor continues with a look at what's ahead for Lada. After the recent reports on Alpine, Renault and Dacia, after Lada will come insights into what's ahead for Samsung, Datsun, Venucia, Nissan, Infiniti and Mitsubishi.


Future cars analysis - Could Renault turn Lada into the next Skoda?

8 November 2017

Russia is not for faint-hearted investors. Boom to bust to boom has been the pattern of recent years. Some, such as GM decided to make a Rexit. Renault, though, stayed and may eventually reap rewards from its shareholding in AvtoVAZ and the Lada brand, which commands 20 per cent of an improving market for new vehicle sales.

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Avtovaz inks SPIC for development of Alliance brands in Russia

22 January 2019

Avtovaz has signed a Special Investment Contract (SPIC) with Russia's Ministry of Industry and Trade, for the development of Alliance brands Lada, Nissan, Datsun, Renault and Mitsubishi, as well as to modernise its production facilities in Russia.


Renault 2018 sales up 3% to 3.9m vehicles

18 January 2019

Groupe Renault has posted 2018 sales up 3.2% to 3.9m vehicles, while integrating the Jinbei and Huasong brands, although at 2017 scope, volumes declined by 1.2% in a world market down 0.3%.


just-auto Plus only Lada Russia sales up 16% in 2018

11 January 2019

Lada sold 360,204 cars in Russia in 2018. This is 16% more compared to 2017. According to the assessment of the Company, it is ahead of the entire market growth making Lada brand the undisputed leader of the Russian market. In December 2018, 35,407 Lada...


just-auto Plus only Lada Russia sales up 15.4% in November 2018

7 December 2018

Lada announced that it sold 33,663 passenger and light commercial vehicles in Russia in November 2018. Lada achieved its best-ever November figures, a 15.4% increase compared to November of last year. In the first 11 months of 2018, Lada sold 324,797 vehicles...


just-auto Plus only Lada expands its reach in Uzbekistan

20 November 2018

Lada continues to strengthen its presence in Kazakhstan. Lada Sergeli, the 12th Lada dealership in Uzbekistan opened in Tashkent after rebranding. The dealership fully meets the visual identification requirements of the brand. The 600 sqm (6,458 sq ft)...


Avtovaz announces senior management changes

30 October 2018

Avtovaz has unveiled a raft of new appointments effective 1 November.


just-auto Plus only Avtovaz Group 9M 2018 revenue up 25.4% at RUB198.7bn

23 October 2018

Avtovaz Group (AVG) announced its IFRS results for the 9 months 2018. The Company maintained its Lada market share in Russia at a record level of 20% Termination of the state market support measures in May 2018, slower dynamics of the Russian automotive market...


just-auto Plus only Lada expanding its global reach

16 October 2018

Lada continues to strengthen its position in foreign markets. It sold 27,398 cars and SKDs in 9 months of 2018, which is 65% more than sold during the same period last year. Lada also exported to two new counties and opened nine new dealerships. Since early...


just-auto Plus only Lada Xray Cross production begins at Togliatti

15 October 2018

Avtovaz launched a serial production of Lada Xray Cross in Togliatti – the flagship model of the XRAY family distinguishing with increased off-road capability, more brutal style and a new comfort level. During the development of Lada Xray Cross, a...


just-auto Plus only Lada Russia sales up 10.3% in September 2018

4 October 2018

Lada announced that it sold 259,129 Lada PC and LCV vehicles in the first 9 months of 2018 in Russia, a 17.1% increase compared to the same period last year. In September it sold 31,173 Lada vehicles, an increase of 10.3% compared to September of last...


Lada announces production launch of new Granta lineup in Togliatti

16 August 2018

Lada has unveiled the production launch of a new Granta family consisting of four body types in Togliatti: sedan, hatchback, liftback and station wagon.


just-auto Plus only Avtovaz Group H1 2018 revenues surge 31.5%

27 July 2018

Avtovaz Group reported its H1 2018 IFRS results. The company took advantage of the growing Russian automotive market with a record half-year market share at 20%, successful sales to export markets and an improving macroeconomic situation, that led to a 31.5%...


Lada lifts export sales in first half

10 July 2018

Lada says it sold 16,592 cars in overseas markets in the first half of 2018, a 64% increase compared to the results for the same period last year.


just-auto Plus only Lada Russia sales up 21.1% in H1 2018

9 July 2018

Lada sold 169,884 passenger cars and light commercial vehicles in 2018, this surpasses the last year’s sales by 21.1% and is the Brand’s best result in the last 4 years. June became the luckiest month for the Brand in 2018 with 31,404 Lada cars...


Avtovaz names new board members

17 May 2018

Avtovaz has confirmed new board members at its annual general shareholders meeting held today (17 May).


just-auto Plus only Lada Russia sales surge 37% in February 2018

7 March 2018

Lada cars sold 27,401 cars in February, 2018 in Russia that is by 37% more vs February, 2017. It was totally sold 48,406 Lada in Russia in 2018 that is by 33.2% more vs figure of last year. Lada Vesta is the best-selling model of the brand in February. It...


Avtovaz records 2017 net loss of US$172m

16 February 2018

AvtoVAZ has posted a 2017 net loss of US$172m, largely due to restructuring cost of RUB2.2bn, interest expenses of RUB7.3bn, still-high debt and an impairment by a joint-venture company.


Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi sells 10.6m vehicles in 2017

30 January 2018

Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi said its member companies sold a combined total of 10,608,366 units in the 12 months to 31 December last year, up 6.5%.


Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance 2018 sales top 10m

30 January 2018

Combined sales by Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors rose 6.5% year on year to 10,608,366 units in 2017 – one in nine passenger cars and light commercial vehicles sold worldwide, the automakers said on Tuesday (30 January).


Renault sales up 8.5% to 3.8m vehicles in record 2017

15 January 2018

Renault says it sold 3.76m vehicles last year, a rise of 8.5% in a market which grew 2.3%.


just-auto Plus only Lada Russia sales surges 17% in 2017

11 January 2018

Total 32,580 Lada cars were sold in Russia in December, 2017, this exceeds the figures of 2016 by 17.9%. This is the best monthly sales result for 3 past years. In the FY2017, 311,588 Lada cars were sold in Russia. This is by 17% more than in 2016 and,...


Lada Russia sales surge 14.3% in November

8 December 2017

Lada has posted November sales up 14% to 29,163 units, with 11-month figures showing 279,008 registrations, up 17%.


just-auto Plus only Lada expands its Vesta sedan lineup

3 November 2017

Lada continues to expand the lineup of the Lada Vesta sedan. New modifications equipped with 1.8 litre engines generating 122 hp and MT went on sale in October. Earlier this powertrain, the most powerful in the Lada engines’ range, was provided only in...


Groupe Renault Q3 revenue up 15.9%

25 October 2017

Groupe Renault revenues were posted at EUR12,218m (US$14,368m) in the third quarter of 2017 (up 15.9%). Excluding the impact of the consolidation of Avtovaz, Group revenues increased by 9.8% to EUR11,584m (up 12.2% at constant exchange rates).


just-auto Plus only Avtovaz Group 9M 2017 revenue up 21.5% at RUB158.6bn

24 October 2017

For 9M 2017, Avtovaz increased Lada vehicle sales in Russia by 16.5% and Group revenues by +21.5%. The Company reports improved operating profit but underlines upcoming risks and focuses on the improvement of net results Avtovaz Group (AVG) announces 9M...


Lada Russia sales rise 23.8% in September 2017

12 October 2017

Lada sold 28,263 cars in Russia in September  - some 23.8% ahead of last year's pace.


just-auto Plus only Lada launches production of Vesta/SW Cross

12 September 2017

The production of two new models Lada Vesta and Lada Vesta SW Cross was launched on 11 September 2017. First cars were produced on Lada conveyor in Izhevsk.  Lada Vesta SW and SW Cross have added the lineup of Lada Vesta, one of the most popular cars...


Renault Group unveils record H1 sales up 10% to 1.88m vehicles

17 July 2017

Renault Group has posted record half-year sales up 10.4% to 1.88m vehicles, with all Group brands seeing rises in volumes and market share.


just-auto Plus only Lada presents Vesta SW Cross and Vesta SW

29 June 2017

Lada extends the lineup of one of the most demanded cars on the Russian market and presents the design of the serial Lada Vesta SW Cross - the first car in its segment, which combines the expressive design, crossover features, and multifunctionality. The sales...


AvtoVAZ "not isolated" from worldwide megatrends - CEO

16 June 2017

AvtoVAZ insists its Lada brand will not remain isolated from global megatrends including on-board entertainment, but the giant automaker nonetheless concedes Russia presents distinct challenges when it comes to implementing some technologies emerging in smaller regions.

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Avtovaz inks SPIC for development of Alliance brands in Russia

22 January 2019

Avtovaz has signed a Special Investment Contract (SPIC) with Russia's Ministry of Industry and Tr...


Renault 2018 sales up 3% to 3.9m vehicles

18 January 2019

Groupe Renault has posted 2018 sales up 3.2% to 3.9m vehicles, while integrating the Jinbei and H...


just-auto Plus only Lada Russia sales up 16% in 2018

11 January 2019

Lada sold 360,204 cars in Russia in 2018. This is 16% more compared to 2017. According to the ass...


just-auto Plus only Lada Russia sales up 15.4% in November 2018

7 December 2018

Lada announced that it sold 33,663 passenger and light commercial vehicles in Russia in November...


just-auto Plus only Lada expands its reach in Uzbekistan

20 November 2018

Lada continues to strengthen its presence in Kazakhstan. Lada Sergeli, the 12th Lada dealership i...


Avtovaz announces senior management changes

30 October 2018

Avtovaz has unveiled a raft of new appointments effective 1 November. Mikhail Ryabov, general...



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