Moscow, Feb 28, IRNA-Iran-made Samand automobiles go on official sale in Russia, representative of the Iranian carmaker, Iran Khodro, in Russia Halim Bilalov said on Tuesday.
Bilalov said Samand cars have received technical license in Russia, emerging successful in related technical tests in the country.
He said Samand is marketed in Russia with a two-year/60,000 kms guarantee.
Gazatero website reports the car which has a gasoline engine with a capacity of 1.8 liters, 100 horse power and R-14 steel disc, is sold for dlrs 10,950 to dlrs 11,065.
The cars are on sale in 19 centers in Russian cities, including Moscow and Saint Petersburg.
Some 5,000 such cars besides 3,000 Peugeot-206 automobiles are to be marketed in Russia this year.
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