At Thursday, July 19, "AvtoVAZ" has started mass production of Granta models with automatic transmission! "Automatic" will only cars with the most powerful engine of 1.6 vazovskim 16-valve that produces 98 hp And in equipping cars will include air conditioning, ABS and two airbags. "AvtoVAZ" and called the price "automatic» Granta — car will cost 373,300 rubles.
In 2012, AvtoVAZ plans to produce about 10,000 Lada Granta with the "automatic", and in 2013 — already more than 70,000. A similar transmission must also obtain and Lada Kalina 2nd generation. Its production will begin in Togliatti in the next, in 2013. Recall that Granta has received an automatic transmission Japanese company Jatco, which has four stages.
It should be noted that Lada Granta was the cheapest 'automatic' car on the market. For comparison, Renault Logan with automatic transmission costs at least 443,500 rubles, and the version with two pillows, ABS and air conditioning has already cost 488,300 rubles. A ZAZ Chance with 1.4 liter engine and the "automatic" sold at least 420,000 rubles. (One bag — 430 000.).