Two millionth truck came off the assembly line today Automobile Company "KAMAZ". Anniversary model of the car was a "heavy" of the family of high payload — KAMAZ-6522. All-wheel drive vehicle is equipped with 16-speed transmission, set up under the co-production with the German manufacturer of gearboxes Zahnrad Fabrik (ZF). In addition, the truck features a modern fuel-efficient engine with Common Rail system with a capacity of 400 hp, as well as highway gable busbar. Descent anniversary cars off the assembly line was held in the presence of Prime Minister Vladimir Putin and the head of "Russian Technologies" Chemezov.
The Russian prime minister left for the car door of the anniversary of KAMAZ autograph, noting that the plant was not only released to the previous pre-crisis level of production, but also a whole new level of quality. "The company is the leader in its sector both in Russia and in the CIS countries. 40% of sales — it’s an absolute success, "- said Vladimir Putin. Today JSC "KAMAZ", part of the state corporation "Russian Technologies", the absolute leader in the class of heavy trucks in the markets of the CIS countries — every second car full weight from 14 to 40 tons — are the products of Russian auto giant. General Director of JSC "KAMAZ" Sergey Kogoghin in his speech thanked the many thousands of businesses for their dedicated work, which helped to overcome various trials, fell to his lot in the mid-nineties. Recall that the "KAMAZ" trucks began producing in February 1976, and the millionth car came off the assembly line 12 years later — in 1988. In 2011 it was sold more than 45,000 trucks, which is 40% higher than a year earlier. Income group of organizations of "KAMAZ" was 106.3 billion rubles.