Lada

AvtoVAZ raises Lada prices again on weak ruble

March 4, 2015 15:21 CET

Russian automaker AvtoVAZ has raised the prices of its Lada cars for the second time this year because of the weaker ruble. The automaker said prices rose by 4.8 percent on average after an increase of around 9 percent in January this year....
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Lada prices will rise 9% on ruble weakness

Jan. 13, 2015 13:54 CET

AvtoVAZ will increase the price of Lada cars by 9 percent as Russia's biggest carmaker becomes the latest automaker to push up prices in a worsening economy hit by low oil prices and Western sanctions over the Ukraine crisis....
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Lada sales rise in Russia as scrappage program helps to counter Western sanctions

Nov. 6, 2014 10:57 CET

AvtoVAZ said Russian sales of its Lada brand increased in October, the first rise in 19 months, as a scrappage program to counter Western sanctions over Ukraine helps to boost demand....
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AvtoVAZ CEO sees 'massive' room for improvement at Lada

Oct. 7, 2014 06:30 CET

Bo Andersson, who became CEO of Russia's AvtoVAZ in January, has been working to turn the carmaker into a profitable part of the Renault-Nissan alliance. Andersson shared some of his early accomplishments with Automotive News Europe....
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BLOG: Nissan, Renault, Dacia and Lada benefit from low-cost car vision

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 5, 2014

The global reach of Renault's budget-car program, which was dreamed up by former Renault CEO Louis Schweitzer, was in evidence at the Moscow auto show where seven models underpinned by the automaker's B0 low-cost platform were on display....
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AvtoVAZ mulls in-house parts production to halt monopolies, corruption

Aug. 30, 2014 10:06 CET

AvtoVAZ, the Russian carmaker controlled by Renault-Nissan, may bring some parts production in-house to gain more competitive pricing and stamp out corruption in its local supply chain....
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AvtoVAZ aims to win back market share to return to profit, CEO Andersson says

Aug. 27, 2014 10:54 CET

AvtoVAZ plans to return to profit by cutting costs and rolling out new models to claw back market share that has been slipping away from the producer of Lada vehicles since the end of the Soviet Union....
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AvtoVAZ CEO Andersson aims to restore pride to Lada

July 29, 2014 13:12 CET

Bo Andersson, a former top purchasing manager at GM, aims to turn around the struggling Russian automaker AvtoVAZ through cost reductions and launching new Lada cars that can compete with Western competitors....
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Renault-Nissan completes deal to take control of AvtoVAZ

June 27, 2014 12:10 CET

Renault-Nissan has completed a deal to take control of Russia's largest automaker, AvtoVAZ, Renault said today. The alliance now has a 67.1 percent stake in the holding company that controls AvtoVAZ....
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AvtoVAZ plans deeper job cuts; 13,000 to go at Togliatti

June 6, 2014 16:40 CET

Russia's largest carmaker, AvtoVAZ, says it expects to cut about 13,000 workers -- up from 7,500 -- at its Togliatti plant due to falling sales of its Lada brand. The factory employed 65,891 at the end of last year....
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Renault-Nissan's resilience to Russia's problems may be tested

May 14, 2014 15:46 CET

Renault is looking closely at Western sanctions on Russia even though its alliance with Nissan appears better positioned than others to ride out the crisis over Ukraine....
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