“AvtoVAZ” will transfer production of liftback LADA Granta in Togliatti

The company “AVTOVAZ” during the upcoming Christmas holidays will start with transfer of the Izhevsk automobile plant production of liftback LADA Granta in Togliatti. The release of this model should start in February next year.


Deputy Chairman of the trade Union Committee of “AVTOVAZ” Valery Korolev noted that the UPC (Assembly-body production) “Kalina” is preparing to transfer the Assembly of LADA Granta liftback on this line. Mr Korolev also added that to date, we have generated production plans, but did not disclose them.

“If possible, in preparation for the launch will involve the personnel from other industries, which will go into simple in connection with the implementation of the plan”, – said the Deputy Chairman of the trade Union organization.

The transfer of production of the model will help to release production facilities in Izhevsk and to increase the production of sedans LADA Vesta. It is expected that the production of Granta in Togliatti will begin in February, but the exact date is not yet called. We will remind that the Izhevsk automobile plant began to produce such liftbek in may 2014. Over the past year rolled off the line nearly 33 700 copies of LADA Granta.