According to certain agreements with the auto brand Renaultthe domestic company AvtoVAZ with its subsidiary Lada-Image are considered the only potential distributors who are officially authorized to supply original auto parts.
According to AvtoVAZ representatives, deliveries of auto parts for Renault have already been restored by 95 percent. After-sales partnership agreements have been signed with 154 dealerships out of 155 available.
Scheduled maintenance with warranty repairs are the tasks of French brand car dealers. According to Togliatti specialists, out of 155 car dealers, only 91 centers function without changes. At the same time, only five showrooms mothballed the existing business. Others combine work with a French company with the sale of cars of other brands or used vehicles.
Auto parts for Renault are currently supplied by more than 60 suppliers. AvtoVAZ was able to restore most of the supply of spare parts of foreign and domestic production. At the same time, alternative sources have not yet been found for 5% of the nomenclature.
The management of AvtoVAZ is going to exercise control over maintaining the standards of the French brand for after-sales service. At the same time, it is planned to introduce new programs according to the schemes used by Lada car dealers.
Due to the unification of approaches, discount programs for various types of services, as well as cars of different ages, seasonal offers, etc. may appear.
It is noteworthy that some Renault employees have already made the transition to work in Lada-Image, as well as AvtoVAZ. Meanwhile, in Togliatti they announced that it is necessary to retain qualified Renault personnel.
In conclusion, it should be noted that AvtoVAZ is thinking about the prospects for integrating current car dealers Renault to your dealer network. This process can start in 2023.