As part of the preparations for the restart of production of the Vesta model, AvtoVAZ continues test assembly of Lada Vesta NG cars. This was announced on January 13 by the Avtograd news group on the VKontakte social network.
During the first working week, about eight cars left the first line of the main conveyor of the enterprise. While they are not fully equipped with all the necessary equipment. In particular, on some cars there is no ABS block, but on others it is.
According to the group, all cars are equipped with a VAZ-11182 engine with a volume of 1.6 liters and a power of 90 hp. With.
Avtograd news assured that all the technical roughness of the technological processes has already been successfully eliminated.
On January 12, AvtoVAZ announced that it had begun production of a dual-fuel version of the Lada Granta sedan, which is equipped with natural gas-powered LPG equipment. AvtoVAZ’s partner, ATS Auto, which has long been specializing in projects to convert Lada to methane, is equipping cars with gas equipment. The average gas consumption is 6.1 cubic meters per 100 km. 1 thousand km, and the surcharge for the CNG version relative to gasoline is only 45 thousand rubles.