Avilon, the official dealer of the Aurus brand, has started open sales of Senat sedans. Nine cars are available for order on Avto.ru. The price is the same 24 million rubles.
The first cars are offered in a fixed Top configuration, hence the same price. But the set of options is the most complete one.
The Senate is equipped with adaptive LED headlights, electrically adjustable leather seats, massage and ventilation functions, folding tables for rear passengers, eight airbags, electrically adjustable leather seats with massage and ventilation functions, and rear hemisphere curtains.
The configuration also includes door closers, electric boot lid, heated steering wheel, all seats and windshield, head-up display, surround view system, adaptive cruise control, multimedia system for front and rear passengers, premium sound system, wireless charging for smartphone. Wheels are 20-inch.
Sedans are available in black, blue, coffee, light blue and white. Available already in April. Assembled according to individual orders Aurus cars will start shipping in the second half of the summer.
The Senate is equipped with a gasoline-electric power plant designed in Russia with a 4.4-liter V8 engine with 598 horsepower. The Russian "automatic" brand KATE and the all-wheel drive system work in conjunction with it. The suspension is pneumatic. A sedan with a length of 5.6 meters accelerates to a hundred in 4.7 seconds.
Aurus' direct competitors are the British Bentley Flying Spur and Rolls-Royce Ghost. The first one with a 6.0 engine of 635 hp. costs from 21.5 to 25.4 million rubles. The second one has 6.8 liters and 571 hp under the hood to cost from 30 million.