Russian President Vladimir Putin showed heavy motorcycle “IZH”. About it reports TASS. It is noted that this apparatus is developed for the project “Cortege”, although, according to open sources, the programme does not foresee the creation of a motorcycle.
The vehicle is able to accelerate to 250 kilometers per hour, and has a diesel boxer engine with a capacity of nearly 150 horsepower. Equipment, as specified by the Director for special assignments of Rostec Vasily Brovko, develops, concern “Kalashnikov”.
Judging by the photos available in the image Bank RIA Novosti, together with the President visited the new Patriarch Kirill, head of the Council of Muftis of Russia Ravil Gainutdin, Chairman of the Central spiritual Directorate of Muslims, Talgat Tadzhuddin and head of the Buddhist traditional Sangha (community) of Russia XXIV Khambo Lama Damba ayusheev.
On 30 October, the network appeared the first video test on the testing ground Russian sedan produced in the framework of the project “Cortege”. The length of the car a little over 5.5 meters, it has four-wheel drive.
The project “Cortege” provides for the creation of the model range of cars of a representation class limousine, sedan, SUV, minivan. It is implemented on behalf of the President of Russia since 2012. It is expected that the first batch of limousines will be shipped in late 2017 — early 2018.