Design studio "AvtoVAZ" will open in Moscow on June 7. This is
The studio will be located at the Moscow office of "AvtoVAZ". Oversee its operation will design director Steve Mattin Togliatti Automobile (Steve Mattin), who previously worked on the appearance of Mercedes and Volvo.
In April 2012 it was announced that Mattin, in particular, is responsible for the design of a new crossover Togliatti production, which will be presented at the Moscow Motor Show, scheduled for August 29 — September 9, 2012.
In addition to the crossover in August, "AvtoVAZ" will also feature an updated Lada Kalina. Sedan and hatchback will get more aggressive styling and an extended range of options. It is expected that the updated model will be available with manual or automatic transmission, climate control and a new steering mechanism.
Previously also reported on the plans of "AvtoVAZ" to release third-generation SUV, which will replace the Lada 4×4 ("Field"). Will the continuation of the family car "Niva", or totally new development is not yet known.