“AvtoVAZ” started production of five-door Lada 4×4 in the production line of Lada Priora

Moscow. January 28. AvtoVAZ began mass production of five-door Lada 4×4 5d on the Assembly line of Lada Priora, the press center of the company.

“AvtoVAZ” has started serial production of 5-door Lada 4×4 at the main production site. 27 January 2016, in strict accordance with the plan, from the Assembly line Lada Priora came first car”, – stated in the message.

The transfer of production from the site of pilot production to the main market are also made in accordance with the schedule.

Last year, the media reported that in 2016, AVTOVAZ may refuse the production of Lada Priora and five-door Lada 4×4. However, in November it became known that the carmaker will retain the production of Lada Priora, translated in “ultra low-cost segment”, and will adjust the production five-door Lada 4×4 in line with it.

According to the Association of European business, in November 2015, sales of Lada 4×4 amounted to 2,276 thousand, which is 41.2% lower than a year earlier. In January-November 2015 the sales of this model decreased by 1.6 times, with 42,614 thousand to 25,849 thousand pieces.