OREANDA-NEWS. Company Lifan in the middle of 2016 will present the second generation of the sedan Lifan Solano in the Russian market. The agency "AUTOSTAT" was informed about it by the director of marketing of "Lifan Motors Rus", Alexander Shtoda, by adding that the car called Lifan Solano II will replace the current face-lift Solano of first-generation.

"Along with the Solano II the next facelift of the bestseller Lifan X60 will be presented in Russia. It will be the last cosmetic change before the mega-bomb of the end of 2017 - the latest Lifan X60 II”, - said Alexander Shtoda.

As for the other models, such as My Way or CA09, the terms of their appearance in the Russian market are still unknown. At the same time, according to Alexander Shtoda, the possibility of their appearance in Russia before the end of this year "becomes illusive every month”. In addition, the new sedan of business-class Lifan 820 will not see the Russian market this year.

As "AUTOSTAT" reported before, in March Russian dealers of Lifan sold 1353 cars, which is more by 63% than a year before. At the end of three months of 2016 sales of the brand were 3,643 cars, which is more by 58% than in the same period of the last year. Best-seller of Lifan is still crossover X60 - in March it was sold 612 cars of this model. The second place in the model range of the brand is occupied by compact crossover X50 with 485 sold cars.