In Kaluga manufacture of hatchback —itroen C4 beganOn Tuesday, on July, 20th, at factory of French group PSA of Peugeot of Citroen in Kaluga manufacture of hatchback —itroen C4 has been started. Within the next two years the car is planned to exhaust a method krupnouzlovoj assemblies, and then to begin manufacture on a full cycle with welding and colouring of bodies. The correspondent of the Tape informs on it. Ru.
At the enterprise in Kaluga I will exhaust cars Sitroen C4 equipped with the 120-strong gasoline engine in volume of 1,6 litres which can to work in steam both with mechanical, and with an automatic transmission. The hatchback will be offered in three complete sets one of which, under name Optima, is developed specially for the Russian market. This version will include climate control, 16-inch wheel disks, lateral airbags, shtorki safety, leather furnish of a wheel and so on.
Cost of Citroen C4 of the Russian manufacture in basic set Confort makes 558 thousand roubles. The prices for the car in version Optima will begin from 590 thousand roubles, and the hatchback in topovoj versions Exclusive manages to buyers in 687 thousand roubles.
according to the general director of Russian factory PSA Dide Altona, till the end of current year at the enterprise in Kaluga it is planned to exhaust on 700 Citroens C4 monthly. In September 2010 factory starts assembly of crossover —-Crossser. It is expected that in 2011 it will be assembled 15-20 thousand copies of both cars. Mitsubishi Motors company intends to begin release of the cars on joint with PSA factory in Kaluga in September-October.
factory PSA of Peugeot of Citroen in Kaluga began the work in April of current year. Peugeot 308 hatchback became the first car, descended from the conveyor.