In the spring of this year, to be exact – in March, in St. Petersburg in the company of General Motors will start production of the SUV Chevrolet Trailblazer 2018-2019 new generation.
As the Romuald Rytvinskaya, CEO of GM plant, the enterprise will produce SKD model.
Volumes of production can reach 10 thousand cars ti, however, load so the plant at an early stage is not collected.
The Director General also said that after the SUV Chevrolet Trailblazer put on the conveyor group has no plans to expand production at the plant other models until 2018-2019 th year.
Recall that the company American automaker in St. Petersburg in addition to Chevrolet Trailblazer already going hatchbacks and sedans Opel Astra and the Chevrolet the Cruze .
Russian debut Trailblazer SUV took place during the Moscow Motor Show last summer.
In Russia, the novelty will be available with a gasoline 3.6-liter engine capacity of 255 horsepower and a 2.8-liter 180-strong diesel engine.
For motors in the couple invited automatic 6 -speed transmission.
Note that the concern General Motors intends to build in St. Petersburg one more plant, bringing to 2018-2019-th year, the volume of production of their models in Russia to 230-ti million cars per year.