Russian manufacturer UAZ, known for its 4×4 vehicles, entered the US market under the name of Bremach Taos, called Patriot. Pickup version will also be available under the name Bremach Brio soon.
Russian automotive manufacturer UAZ has signed up with Bremach Inc. to sell some of its range of off-road vehicles on the US market. agreed with.
UAZ Patriot, the first model to enter the country within the scope of this cooperation, was named Bremach Taos here. The starting price of the pre-ordered model was announced as $ 26,405. By comparison, the price of the Jeep Wrangler in the US starts at $ 28,315. This situation can make it difficult to sell Bremach Taos. On the other hand, Volkswagen recently announced a new SUV model called Taos for the US market.
Standard features of Bremach Taos include 18-inch Sahara alloy wheels, front and rear parking sensors, reversing camera, infotainment system with 7-inch touchscreen, LTE / Wi-Fi modem, heated front and rear seats, heated windshield and There are equipment such as side mirrors, a cooled glove compartment and remote engine start.
Under the hood of Taos, described as “premium 4×4” on Bremach’s page, there is a 2.7 liter four-cylinder gasoline unit. The engine, which produces 150 horsepower, transmits its power to all four wheels through a 6-speed automatic transmission and two-speed transfer box. Manual transmission is offered as an option.
According to the announced data, Bremach Taos with a height of 210 mm from the ground can pass through 500 mm deep water. Taos, whose approach and departure angles are 35 and 30 degrees respectively, can also be added to offroad accessories such as an upgrade kit, snorkel and winch for an extra fee.
Bremach will also bring the pickup version of the UAZ Patriot to the US market. It was stated that the model, which was stated to be named as Brio, was in the final homologation process. Bremach Brio’s starting price will also be $ 27,882.