Today, at the Gorky Automobile Plant in Nizhny Novgorod and Kaluga branch started production crossover 2018-2019 Skoda Yeti.
The assembly will take place on a full cycle.
It should be noted that on July 14 last year, “GAZ” signed with the Volkswagen Group is the concern, which includes the Czech automaker, a long-term contract for the production at the plant in Nizhny Novgorod, 2018-2019 Skoda and Volkswagen models.
As stated in the contract, on the “gas” will be put in the entire vehicle assembly cycle of the Octavia and 2018-2019 Skoda Yeti, as well as the new generation Volkswagen Jetta sedan.
The development of the company has invested about 300 million euros.
Each year, the plant is planned to produce more than 100 thousand cars.
In accordance with the contract, initially only SKD crossover was organized in November last year.
And so it came to a complete production cycle Yeti (including welding and painting the body).
Recall that in the market of Russia Czech crossover is available in three trim levels.
The cheapest version with 1.2-liter 105-strong petrol engine and manual 6 A range gearbox is offered for 739,000 rubles.
The same equipment, but with a robotic gearbox DSG is 40 000 rubles more expensive.
The most affordable option 2018-2019 Skoda Yeti with all-wheel drive will cost Russian customers 939 000.