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Premium vehicle launches in Russia in 2016

After falling purchasing power sales of automotive market in Russia reduce too. In January 2016, it declined by 29% relative to January of 2015. Although the segment of premium goods is more sustainable, in January he also showed a drop of 16%. Judging by the 13 new cars that were announced this year (compared to 79 in 2015) luxury cars’ manufacturers do not expect the situation improvement in the Russian economy and hold the novelty until better times.

 

In contrast to the other players in this segment leader – Mercedes-Benz believes in good prospects and has already begun sales of three new and updated models:

New generation of sedan Mercedes-Benz E-class

Replacing Mercedes-Benz GL-class came new SUV GLS-class

Sales of all-new cabrio Mercedes-Benz S-class started too

Besides, sales of new Mercedes-Benz SLC-class are expected.

as well as of the FL roadster Mercedes-Benz SL-class

Also following vehicles are expecred in Russia: new sedan Cadillac CT6

New crossover Cadillac XT5, replacing SRX.

Compact crossover Infiniti QX30 and hatchback Q30.

Will be revealed a refreshed midsize crossover Infiniti QX50.

Jaguar will unveil F-Pace

У Lamborghini will launch new Aventador LP 750‑4 Superveloce

Volvo will launch new flagman sedan S90, replacing S80.

and hybrid SUV Volvo XC90.