Russian Lada unveils second generation Kalina subcompact version placed above the base Granta sedans. Supplied as a hatchback and wagon, Kalina depends thoroughly on a customized system of the initial generation Kaline. Almost every facet has been improved with the aid of Renault-Nissan designers, the alliance which now possesses a majority stake in the owner of the Lada brand, AvtoVAZ.
New Lada Kalina has a modern design mainly because of the vigorous look of lighting groups, slim grille honeycomb patterns, increases on the hood and bumper styled. The back side is much less enticing however still stands for a considerable renovation in the predecessors udnosu.
Base Kalina Spartan equipped, yet its richest Lux and devices consists of items such as wipers with rain sensing units, touchscreen infotainment screen on the facility console and automatic environment control.
Kalina comes powered by a 1.6 litre petrol engine in 3 power levels from 87 hp to 106 hp. Five-speed manual transmission is basic, while a four-automatic can be ordered for an extra charge.
The second generation is already Kaline went on sale in Russia. Variation outfitted with ESP, an appropriate variety of airbags and standard ABS device will be offered in selected European markets before the end of the year.
However that’s not the story of Kalina. Particularly, a modified Kalina II platform will be released in the very first Datsun imitate 30 years. Aimed solely on emerging markets, yet unnamed design reanimated the Oriental brand will debut on a shut occasion in July in New Delhi, India.