«Russian Prado» is getting closer.


The domestic UAZ «Patriot» of the next generation, called with the filing of the Director-General and the owner of PJSC «Sollers» Vadim Shevtsov «Russian Prado», will receive an electromechanical parking brake, the first of the mass cars of Russian brands.

The key to turn on the parking brake will be answered, located on the panel between the front seats. The key has a backlight and light indicator light indicator.

In addition, on the basis of the device, an auxiliary function of automatic turning on the parking brake will be executed when stopping with the engine on the slope. Her task to help the driver of the machine to avoid rollback at the beginning of the movement on the slope. Before the electromechanical parking brake on cars of Russian stamps was established only at the Presidential Aurus.

The mass production of Russian Prado is scheduled for the end of 2020 or the beginning of 2021. Rather, the second date will be more accurate.

Recall that in the database of the Federal Service for Intellectual Property, patents appeared on the instrument panel console and the rear passenger switching unit.

Judging by the image, the car will receive the heating functions of the front seats, the steering wheel and the windshield, the preheater, parking sensors, ESP, the system of assistance during the descent, Off-Road. Also on the console is the all-wheel drive transmission modes button. The second patent is the switching block of the rear passengers. For them in the new SUV, heated seats and ventilation system.

The SUV will be installed a new ZMZ engine with a volume of 2.3 liters, developing 150 (second version 170 hp), will also be atmospheric 2.5 liters, with a capacity of 145 hp. A diesel unit is possible (most likely from the American Ford Transit Sollers partner).

The development of Russian Prado will cost a round sum of 7.4 billion rubles.

According to preliminary data, the cost of the minimum configuration of the Russian Prado is 1.5 million rubles, richer versions will cost in the amount of over 2 million rubles.