MAN trucks are to be assembled in Samarkand


Stock company “Uzavtosanoat” (Uzbekistan) and MAN Truck & Bus company (Germany) launched the construction of a new heavy commercial vehicle manufacturing plant.

Sedan GSVEM project is scheduled for 2011


Uzbek-American JV “GM Uzbekistan” will launch the project on manufacturing of new business-class sedan model GSVEN in the second half of 2011. The production line for manufacture of the model will be installed by General Motors on the territory of Tashkent Aviation Production Association named after V. P. Chkalov (TAPOiCh).

The highway over the Kamchik pass will be renovated


Republican Road Fund of Uzbekistan is going to allocate 117 billion soums for the reconstruction of 60-km section of A-373 highway linking Tashkent with Osh.

Motor transport of Uzbekistan switches over to liquefied and compressed gas


In November 2010 the business circles of Uzbekistan and South Korea held a business-forum where they discussed the issues of utilization of liquefied and compressed natural gas as an alternative for motor transport fuel.

The truck bodies for MAN Auto-Uzbekistan JV will be manufactured in Uzbekistan


Tashkent company “Tekhnolog” started preparatory works for the production of bodies for MAN trucks which are assembled at Samarkand Automotive Plant.

“Avtooyna” company launched the production of new types of car windscreens

Автомобильное стекло

«Avtooyna» company, located in Ferghana valley, upgraded its capacity by introducing the manufacture of new geometrically complex car window glass. The modern equipment installed at the plant allowed to considerably improve the technological process, including cutting, laminating and hardening of the glass for car windows. Now the plant can increase its production from 200,000 to […]

The penalty for traffic rules violators will be toughened in Uzbekistan

Police radar

The Lower Chamber of Parliament of Uzbekistan gave the first reading to the law in draft “On amendments to Code of Uzbekistan on administrative responsibility in connection with strengthening of liability relating to traffic safety”.

Uzbekistan occupies the 28th position in the world’s car making industry

Car production

“Bokra”, one of the leading internet – newspapers of Israel, published an article under the title “Uzbekistan is the economic flagship of Central Asia”.

Chevrolet Sparc premiere held in Tashkent

Chevrolet Sparc

The new minicar Chevrolet Spark (Matiz М 300) has been premiered in Tashkent. The sales of Chevrolet Spark in domestic car market started from August 26, 2010. Chevrolet Spark is to be manufactured with two configurations of DOHC petrol engine: 1.0 litre displacement engine with power output of 68 ph at 6400 rpm and 1.2 […]

Uzbekistan is completing the construction of Samarkand-Karshi highway


This year the construction of 79-km highway between Samarkand and Karshi is to be completed.