The new Russian premium SUV Aurus Komendant can get an electric or hydrogen version, according to the company’s CEO Adil Shirinov.
In total, there are 5 kinds of cars in the Aurus project and also a motorcycle of the same line. Luxury cars development was launched in 2014 with the aim to create a series of cars based on a single platform. These are sedan, limousine, convertible, minivan, and SUV.
On September 3, the head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, Denis Manturov, said that the Aurus Komendant SUV is planned to be presented to the public in the spring of 2022.
The production version of the car will receive a 598-horsepower hybrid unit, which consists of a 4.4-litre gasoline turbo engine and an electric motor. As specified, the transmission is supposed to be a nine-speed automatic. All modifications of the car will receive a four-wheel-drive system.