LADA Vesta for the first time ever hits the top 100 best-selling cars in Europe, coming in at 99. Another Russian model, LADA Granta, made it to 64.
LADA Vesta sales total 33 thousand cars sold. This has allowed the car to enter the European top 100 for the first time ever according to Autostat.
The Opel Meriva is in 98 in terms of best-selling cars. The BMW X3 closes off the rating.
Another Russian model, the LADA Granta, comes in at 64 with 57 thousand cars sold.
The LADA Vesta is the flagship model of AVTOVAZ. Its production was launched on September 25, 2015. Buyers can chose models with either automatic or manual transmissions. The car also made it into the top 10 best-selling cars in the Russian market. The cost of the low line vehicles is 514 thousand rubles, and the Comfort and Luxe lines sell for between 570 and 609 k rubles.
AVTOVAZ is the leader in the Russian automotive industry. The company's production facilities are located in Tolyatti and Izhevsk. The technical capabilities of AVTOVAZ provide for the production of up to 1 million cars and car sets per year, and the market share of LADA in Russia in 2014 was about 17%. LADA cars are sold by 400 authorized dealers.