SAMARA, November 27./Interviewer TASS Alexey Sokolov/. “AvtoVAZ” will start preparation of models Lada Vesta and Lada XRAY to ecological standard Euro-6. This was reported to journalists in the press center of the enterprise.
“The new generation of cars Lada Vesta and LADA XRAY will receive significant changes in the settings of the engine and the exhaust system for compliance with the ecological standard Euro-6”, – noted in the press center.
In particular, the machine will have an updated firmware for electronic pedal, sensor mass air flow with a digital output signal, the controller of the electronic engine management system (EDMS). Also will be used with increased catalyst loading of precious metals. The timing of the project is not yet known.
Currently, all Lada cars produced for the domestic market, comply with environmental standard Euro-5. Version of cars Lada Granta and Lada 4×4 cars for export, complies with the stricter requirements of Euro 6. To confirm compliance had more than 200 certification tests for toxicity, noise and electromagnetic compatibility.
Serial production of Lada Vesta began at the plant “IzhAvto” on September 25, 2015. The end of the year it is planned to produce 5 thousand Vesta, next year – up to 70 thousand.
Crossover LADA XRAY belongs to the three main Premier of “AVTOVAZ” 2015-2016 – Lada Vesta, Lada XRAY and XRAY Cross LLada. Start of serial production is planned for December 15. For him we developed more than 500 original parts.
As noted earlier in the press center of AVTOVAZ “Lada Vesta and LADA XRAY are the recovery tools of the Lada brand and improve its reputation among consumers.” In 2015 the volume of investments in enterprise of new models amounted to about 30 billion rubles.