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16.12.2011

The second SUV festival 4x4 UkrAVTO took place in the Carpathians

The second annual SUV festival 4x4 UkrAVTO is over at ski resort Bukovel. This event was represented by all car brands represented at UkrAVTO network: Mercedes-Benz, Jeep, KIA, Opel, Chevrolet, Chery, Nissan, Toyota and TATA. The participants of the festival were assigned an objective to overcome unpredictable terrain and steep turns.

SUV festival 4x4 UkrAVTO took place from the 7th to the 11th of December in the very heart of Carpathian Mountains at ski resort Bukovel that has been organized by Ukrainian Motor Corporation. UkrAVTO Corporation selects venue for the Festival in the Carpathians for the second time. It is nonrandom measure to select venue in this region because of magnificent mountain landscapes, where SUVs are able to demonstrate all their advantages.

 

A series of exciting test drives was going on as part to the festival. The project participants had the opportunity to test SUVs in difficult application environment. This year 4x4 automotive team was presented by Jeep Grand Cherokee, Jeep Compass, Jeep Patriot, Jeep Wrangler, Mercedes-Benz M-Class, Mercedes-Benz E-Class, Mercedes-Benz C-Class, Mercedes-Benz GL-Class, Mercedes-Benz GLK, KIA Sorento, KIA Sportage, Chevrolet Niva, Opel Antara, Chevrolet Captiva, Opel Insignia, Nissan Pathfinder, Nissan X-trail, Nissan Patrol, Chery Tiggo, Tata Xenon, Toyota RAV-4, Toyota Highlander & Toyota LC Prado.

Cars were tested on the 7th and on the 8th of December by representatives of media. The other participants of the festival were able to contemplate and personally check the quality of the dynamic wheel-drive vehicles on the range Mercedes-Benz Driving Academy in the next few days.

 

Festival success was contributed by partners support. VTB Bank, Mobil 1, network of filling stations WOG, Garant-AUTO and Baza Avtozvuka joined the action this year. Partner of the festival became VTB Bank: financial company and one of the leaders of car crediting at the Ukrainian financial market. Festival support will be also provided by worldwide brand Mobil 1.This Company has experience in long-term cooperation with several leading car manufacturers, which include DaimlerChrysler, Porsche, Mercedes-Benz AMG, Toyota, and Peugeot and is technical partner of Formula 1 team McLaren Mercedes and titular sponsor of Super Bowl and Porsche Mobil 1.



Fuel partner of the Festival UkrAVTO 4x4 became network of filling stations WOG. Thanks to retail network Baza Avtozvuka all the festival cars will be provided by navigators and DVRs. Powerful engines of premium SUVs turned test-drives into the highest pleasure for car fanciers, while the picturesque scenery of Carpathian Mountains filled the participants with energy for future achievements!

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The coordinator of the festival is Ukrainian Motor Corporation

 

Ukrainian Motor Corporation is transnational corporation and leader of Ukrainian automotive market. It is the largest producer, distributor and supplier of high quality services, the only Ukrainian company with complete production cycle and car exporter to the CIS- and foreign countries.

 

For additional information please contact UkrAVTO Press Center:

Tel. /Fax: +38(044) 201-15-97

E-mail: pr@ukravto.ua

 

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