Russian Volkswagen – the first sketch!
Volkswagen, at last, has published the first drawings of a new sedan which will be issued at factory in Kaluga. This car is created specially for the Russian market, and its price will make an order 440 000 rubles for model in a base complete set. For comparison, now the cheapest car of mark Volkswagen (it is a question about new Polo) costs from 472 000 rubles.
Thus the sedan which will be constructed, by the way, on platform Polo, will appear much more largely a hatchback. According to Frank Vittemann, the head of mark Volkswagen in Russia, according to company preliminary plans, sale of a new sedan will begin this autumn (then the prices will be declared also). However, mister Vittemann has underlined at once – while it is preliminary plans. For Volkswagen will not begin serial release of the car, manufacture will not be completely debugged yet. «Engineers for us go on the first place. If they tell that everything is all right – then we will begin sale. If will tell that it is necessary to wait – we will wait. But while all goes according to plan», - has declared Frank Vittemann.