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Russia Develops Electric Lada e-Largus Despite Crippling Sanctions
Russia Develops Electric Lada e-Largus Despite Crippling Sanctions

8 Aug 2022, 16:37 UTC / Although the Russian Federation struggles to secure the chips it needs to make ICE-powered cars, Russia is currently pouring money into an electric vehicle

 
2022 Lada Niva Gets Poverty-Spec Classic '22 Version, Simplicity Defines It
2022 Lada Niva Gets Poverty-Spec Classic '22 Version, Simplicity Defines It

26 Jul 2022, 09:26 UTC / The poverty-spec Lada Niva is back under the Classic '22 handle, a back-to-basics trim level resulting from the western world's sanctions on Russia

 
Lada Granta Classic '22 Revealed, Poverty-Spec Model Doesn't Even Have Airbags
Lada Granta Classic '22 Revealed, Poverty-Spec Model Doesn't Even Have Airbags

16 Jun 2022, 14:25 UTC / If you ever wondered how bad the Russian automotive industry is doing after Russia's invasion of Ukraine, this car is the perfect example

 
Sanctions Send Russia’s Car Industry Back to the 80s, New Cars Now Without Airbags and ABS
Sanctions Send Russia’s Car Industry Back to the 80s, New Cars Now Without Airbags and ABS

17 May 2022, 12:25 UTC / Russian carmakers are also authorized to ignore Emissions standards and are no longer obligated to equip their vehicles with seat belt pretensioners

 
Renault Sells Russian Assets to Moscow, Mayor Wants to Revive Soviet-Era Moskvich Brand
Renault Sells Russian Assets to Moscow, Mayor Wants to Revive Soviet-Era Moskvich Brand

16 May 2022, 08:22 UTC / The Renault Group’s board of directors unanimously decided to sell 100% of the carmaker’s shares in Renault Russia to the Russian government

 
Renault Dumping Its 68% Stake in Russia’s Biggest Carmaker for One Rouble
Renault Dumping Its 68% Stake in Russia’s Biggest Carmaker for One Rouble

28 Apr 2022, 08:47 UTC / Renault will reportedly transfer its 68% stake in AvtoVAZ to an automotive research institute, while its factory in Moscow goes to the Russian government

 
Russian Car Sales Take a Nose Dive, Leading Automaker Sales Slump 64% in March
Russian Car Sales Take a Nose Dive, Leading Automaker Sales Slump 64% in March

6 Apr 2022, 17:18 UTC / According to Associated European Business (AEB) new auto sales in Russia amounted to 55,129, the the number sold in February

 
Renault Group Suspends Industrial Operations in Russia As of Today, Adjusts Outlook
Renault Group Suspends Industrial Operations in Russia As of Today, Adjusts Outlook

23 Mar 2022, 21:57 UTC / After a meeting of its board of directors, the Renault Group has decided to suspend its industrial activities in Russia as of today. Here is what we know

 
Stop the Press: 2021 Lada Niva Bronto Small 4x4 Launches in Russia
Stop the Press: 2021 Lada Niva Bronto Small 4x4 Launches in Russia

10 Sep 2021, 08:28 UTC / Pricing for the 2021 Lada Niva Bronto, which is based on the Niva Legend trim level, starts from the equivalent of $12,600 locally.

 
2021 Lada Niva Bronto (Not Bronco) Launched in Russia As Capable 4x4
2021 Lada Niva Bronto (Not Bronco) Launched in Russia As Capable 4x4

26 Jul 2021, 10:52 UTC / With a name that probably doesn't make Ford happy, the 2021 Lada Niva Bronto packs an 82 HP engine, locking diffs, 4x4 system, and basic gear.

 
VAZ-2101 Lada Sedan Receives One-Off Interior Makeover From Bulgarian Tuner
VAZ-2101 Lada Sedan Receives One-Off Interior Makeover From Bulgarian Tuner

9 Mar 2021, 15:20 UTC / The VAZ-2101 Lada sedan isn't exactly a worthy vehicle for a one-off restomod, but a Bulgarian tuning company did exactly that

 
Lada Teases All-New Niva, but No-Frills Off-Roading Fans Need to Wait Until 2024
Lada Teases All-New Niva, but No-Frills Off-Roading Fans Need to Wait Until 2024

14 Jan 2021, 12:12 UTC / Russian automaker AvtoVAZ is getting ready to bring its own contribution to Groupe Renault's all-new “Renaulution” strategy as it joins forces with Dacia

 
2021 Lada Niva Travel Has Toyota RAV4 Vibes, Off-Road Version Flaunts a Snorkel
2021 Lada Niva Travel Has Toyota RAV4 Vibes, Off-Road Version Flaunts a Snorkel

22 Dec 2020, 17:13 UTC / If it ain't broke, why fix it? Be that as it may, AvtoVAZ has updated the Lada Niva II for 2021 with a new version called Niva Travel

 
2020 Lada 4x4 Updated Inside & Out
2020 Lada 4x4 Updated Inside & Out

17 Dec 2019, 13:47 UTC / The new Lada 4x4 is more comfortable and luxurious - if you can call it that - than any of its predecessors. Sales will start in the first quarter of 2020

 
2018 Lada Vesta Combi Spied For The First Time, Prototype is Hard To Miss
2018 Lada Vesta Combi Spied For The First Time, Prototype is Hard To Miss

11 May 2017, 16:22 UTC / Lada is preparing a wagon version of the Vesta, which will be called Vesta Combi. It is a small family car designed by AvtoVaz in collaboration with Renault

 
Lada Celebrates 40 Years Of The Niva With Special Edition
Lada Celebrates 40 Years Of The Niva With Special Edition

17 Apr 2017, 08:38 UTC / Some four decades ago, a legend was born in Russia. And that legend's name is 4X4. To us car-loving peeps, make that Lada Niva

 
Lada Turning Vesta into Audi Allroad Wagon Contender
Lada Turning Vesta into Audi Allroad Wagon Contender

23 Jul 2016, 13:04 UTC / We think the concept looks a lot like the SEAT Leon X-Perience. However, the production model won't offer the same level of fit and finish

 
Mercedes Chickens Inspire Cat Response Video from Lada
Mercedes Chickens Inspire Cat Response Video from Lada

30 Aug 2014, 09:06 UTC / Remember the chickens from the Mercedes Magic Body Control commercials? Of course you do, they were really funny and went viral across the Internet, even sparking a response from Jaguar. Letting ...

 
Datsun on-DO Is Russia’s New Budget Sedan
Datsun on-DO Is Russia’s New Budget Sedan

5 Apr 2014, 11:08 UTC / After India’s GO hatch and GO+ mini MPV, Nissan’s reborn Datsun badge finds its way onto anther brand new car, this time one that’s been designed to appeal to Russian buyers. This ...

 
Renault Unveils New Logan for Russia
Renault Unveils New Logan for Russia

26 Mar 2014, 11:11 UTC / Unfazed by the possibility of sanctions being placed by the EU, Renault charges forward into the Russian market with a brand new model. This is the brand new Logan family sedan, details of which hav...