The new “Moskvich 3” will cost in Russia from 1,970,000 rubles, according to the company’s official website.
Initially, the crossover will be equipped with a 1.5-liter petrol turbo engine developing 150 hp. and 210 Nm.
The engine will be aggregated with a 6-speed manual transmission or CVT variator.
Subsequently, a 1.6-liter 109-strong aspirated engine will also appear under the hood of the Moskvich.
The list of equipment available for the new crossover will include 17-inch alloy wheels, a power sunroof, a multimedia system with a 10.25-inch display and the ability to connect smartphones using Apple CarPlay / Android Auto protocols, an electromechanical parking brake with Auto-Hold function, an audio system with 6 speakers, rear view camera and other equipment.
The new Moskvich 3 will go on sale in Moscow and the Central Federal District in December this year; The metropolitan dealer network of the brand will initially include 11 car centers: Rolf Khimki, Avtomir Ozernaya, Avilon Volgogradsky Prospekt, Major Novorizhskoye Highway, Rolf Center, Avtomir Yaroslavl Highway, Avilon Legend TTK, “TC Kuntsevo”, “Petrovsky Belaya Dacha”, “Avtorus Izmailovo”, “Autopassage”.
Dealers of the automobile plant “Moskvich” in the Russian capital
“We have completed the selection of applications and selected dealerships in the capital, which at the first stage will sell cars in Moscow. Next year, we will concentrate our activity in large Russian cities with a million population, and as production volumes increase, we will expand our presence in the Russian market. The first model will be the Moskvich 3 crossover, which will replenish taxi and car sharing fleets,” said Dmitry Pronin, General Director of MAZ Moskvich.
Photo and infographics: press service of MAZ “Moskvich”