AVTOVAZ has begun release of new version LADA Kalina. It is a sedan with 1,6-litre 16-valves the motor VAZ-21126 capacity of 98 h.p.
The engine was initially developed for LADA Priora, it differs a low level of noise and vibrations and has a high resource. One of the main features of the motor – the facilitated shatunno-piston group of manufacture of firm Federal Mogul. Besides, the drive gear gas-dispenser firm Gates gear which resource makes 200 thousand kilometres is applied.
On family LADA Kalina 1,6-litre 16-valve the motor at first has appeared on small-scale model LADA Kalina Sport 1.6. Operation has shown that more powerful motor gives to this easy car high dynamic characteristics: the maximum speed – 183 km/hour. Fuel consumption on a drive cycle of 7,2 l on 100 km. All cars for the Russian market correspond to requirements ecological-standart “Euro-3”.
The recommended retail price of new version of sedan LADA Kalina – 322824 rbl. the Hatchback and the versatile person with the 98-strong motor which have gone to a series in the end of 2009, stand 322824 rbl. and 327589 rbl. accordingly.
These three versions of family LADA Kalina are issued in a luxury variant – the complete set engages climatic installation with the air conditioner, face-to-face pillows of safety, seat belts with the gear of a pretension and effort restriction, antiblocking system of the brakes, a full electropackage, the filter of air arriving in interior, and other options.
“AVTOVAZ” Press centre