In the course of the nearest update UAZ “Patriot” will receive a new engine ZMZ PRO, reports ” Auto Mail.Ru “This is a modernized unit ZMZ-409051.10, which received a two-row timing chain, other phases of the gas distribution and a different compression ratio (9.8 instead of 9.1). The piston group, valves and the head of the block were also modernized. As a result, the engine at a volume of 2.7 liters produces 150 horsepower and 235 Nm of torque. The same engine is now installed on the UAZ model “Profi”.
Another important update on the technology – the appearance of the long-awaited automaton – will happen later: the box was not ready to be prepared for the nearest update program, it is planned to be implemented in 2019. Some updates are also prepared for the salon: in particular, the “Patriot” is promised additional pens on the stanchions of the body. The last of the released “updates” for an SUV – a special version, prepared for the World Cup. The “football” SUV is characterized by a new exclusive color called “Blue Baikal” (dark blue metallic), firm identification and special interior decoration with branded football symbols and leather trim of the central part of the seats along with the headrests. Also the SUV stands out with a special label, thematic stickers and special 16-inch wheel disks. The special version is assembled on the basis of the performance “Prestige”. The equipment includes cruise control, parking sensors, heated front seats and steering wheel, single-zone climate control, atermal rear side windows and rear door glass, as well as a multimedia system with a 7-inch touch screen and navigation. Will cost “football” UAZ “Patriot” in 995 000 rubles.