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Aerobatics-Inspired Bentley Model to Arrive in Moscow

Luxury carmaker Bentley announced the launch of the limited series Continental GT V8 S Kobra Edition II, an exclusive model that will only be sold in the Russian capital

Russia May Equip All Cars with ‘Black Boxes’

The Russian government has agreed in principle with the idea of equipping all cars with "black boxes" – special damage-proof devices which record data useful for accident investigations

Russian Light Commercial Vehicle Market Shows 41% Hike in March

The market of light commercial vehicle (LCV) in Russia increased by 41.1% last month compared to the same period of last year

VW Polo Named Russia’s Best-Selling European Car

Autostat analytic agency reported that the Volkswagen Polo sedan has been the best-selling European model in the Russian market

Matrёshka: Skolkovo Presents Russia’s First Driverless Electric Bus

Russia’s first driverless electric bus “Matrëshka” was presented at the Moscow Skolkovo Innovation Centre

The Dirty Art

Dusty trucks as canvas: an artist from Moscow transforms dirt into beautiful pictures

‘Cheapest Car in the World’ Goes on Sale in Russia

Bajaj Qute quadricycles are now going to be sold in Russia

Moscow to Test Self-Driving Vehicles for Car Sharing

Self-driving Delimobil vehicles intended for car sharing will be introduced onto Moscow’s public roads in 2017

AvtoVaz Presents Telematics Vehicle Control Platform

Russian automotive manufacturer AvtoVaz unveiled the new telematics platform Lada Connect that allows drivers to control vehicle systems via their smartphone

Nissan Begins Export of Russian-Produced Car Parts to Europe

Nissan has started exporting Russian-made car components to the European market

Toyota Launches RAV4 Production at St. Petersburg Factory

Toyota has started production of the RAV4 model at its plant in St. Petersburg, with investments towards this project reaching 9,7 billion rubles ($150.1 million)

Four Russians Make Trip from St. Petersburg to Gambia by Old Russian Car

Four residents of Tomsk took a trip to Europe and Africa in an old Russian VAZ-2106 automobile, TV channel 360 reported.

Russian Car Market Third Largest in Europe

Russia has regained third place in the European auto market after dropping out of the Top Five

Women Rule: Three Friends Launch Carsharing Service in Moscow

Ekaterina Makarova, Elena Muradova and Loriana Sardar launched BelkaCar, a carsharing service featuring a fleet of 350 blue and orange Kia Rios, in October 2016

Hyundai Mulls Localising Engine Production in Russia

Hyundai is considering the possibility of localising engine production in Russia, the Russian Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Alexander Morozov said

Shotgun, Saber and Fish: What Russians Forget in Uber Cars

Uber Russia has compiled a ranking of the items most oftenly left in taxi cabs in 2016, the TJournal internet magazine reported

Russia Develops Auto-Piloted Air Taxi

Aviaton is developing an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), the SerVert CV5B, which will become a prototype of the air taxi

Volvo May Open Factory in Russia

Volvo mulls localising the assembly of cars and the production of auto components in Russia

Visitors to Moscow Cemeteries to Get Free Rides in Electric Cars

Electric cars will appear in five Moscow cemeteries on Apr. 9 to give free rides to visitors, according to the official web portal of the Mayor of Moscow

BlaBlaCar Head: ‘Russia Is Our Main Market’

Russia has become the main market for the French ridesharing service BlaBlaCar, the head of the company Nicolas Bruisson said in an interview