Serial production of the first Russian electric Zetta to begin in Tolyatti in the end of this year. In an interview with
TASS said the head of Ministry of industry and trade Denis Manturov.

“I Hope that all certification procedures before the end of the year should be completed at the end of the year colleagues should start already with the serial product,” he said. However, he noted that the production start date was affected by the pandemic coronavirus.

Now, explained Manturov, is a pilot Assembly that is already assembled pre-production electric cars, received determine the status of the automaker’s WMI code, and work is underway for certification.

the Minister Also did not rule out the possibility of exports Zetta. He pointed out that in a business project such item exists.

Zetta is a compact three-door car with electric drive. The maximum speed of the electric vehicle — 120 kilometres an hour. In may 2019, the head of the manufacturer Denis schurovskiy said that the Russian electric car will cost 450 thousand rubles. According to him, the basic equipment Zetta will include a battery for 200 miles of travel, also the electric car will be equipped with front-or all-wheel drive. It is expected that the company will produce up to 15 thousand electric cars, with about 10 thousand of them will be exported.

the Most famous at the moment, the electric car is the Tesla from the same company American businessman and inventor Elon musk — in Russia can be purchased at a price of 3.7 to 9.8 million rubles.