MOSCOW, April 18. /TASS/. The Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade will ensure readiness of Cortege project premium cars for participation in the inauguration ceremony of the Russian President, Minister Denis Manturov said on Wednesday on the air with Rossiya 24 TV Channel.
"We will be definitely ready to support such an opportunity in technical terms by early May," the minister said.
Cortege is a project for building a family of cars for senior government officials - a limousine, a sedan, an off-road vehicle and a minivan. The limousine is expected to be unveiled at the president’s inauguration in the spring of 2018. After the vehicles are ready in all of their modifications for government officials, they will be freely sold on the market.