NAPI – Chinese car manufacturer FAW has started the production of a new crossover at AVTOTOR factory in Kaliningrad. The sales of Besturn X80 will begin in the beginning of April 2017. The company plans to manufacture and sell two or three FAW models in Russia in 2018.
The medium-size urban crossover Besturn X80 was introduced to Russia during the Moscow Motor Show in August 2016.
FAW plans to expand its dealer network in Russia in the near future: the company intends to increase its current number of a little bit over 10 dealer centres by more than a double by the end of the year, up to 20-25 units.
FAW is represented by three passenger car models in Russia at the moment: FAW Oley and V5 compact sedans, alongside Besturn B50 medium-size sedan