“Cortege” Project to Cost 8 Billion Rubles
Development and implementation in production of domestic cars on a single modular platform for transportation and support of top officials, as well as other persons subject to state protection, is estimated at 8.051 billion rubles.
Relevant information is available on the portal of public procurement by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation. We assume that the order will be executed by the only supplier, and its term is designated as 31 December 2016, Interfax reported.
This project is implemented according to the order of the Russian government on February 6, 2014. Its main task is to develop a modern platform, part of which domestic automakers could include in designing of their own cars. Approximately 5% of the total volume of the cars will be in special vehicles for top officials.