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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 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

 
Russian Experiment Shows What Happens When You Put Coke and Mentos Inside a Car Tire
Russian Experiment Shows What Happens When You Put Coke and Mentos Inside a Car Tire

14 Mar 2022, 12:51 UTC / Can you actually inflate a car tire by mixing Coca Cola and Mentos? This video reveals the answer, so you'd better hit that play button

 
Russian Carmaker Lada Stops Production at All Its Plants
Russian Carmaker Lada Stops Production at All Its Plants

11 Mar 2022, 22:48 UTC / Sanctions are wreaking havoc in the Eastern European country. Lada is the latest automaker to stop everything it’s doing, but there’s a twist

 
Fitting Tracks to a Lada Looks Easier Than It Is, the End Result Does Donuts
Fitting Tracks to a Lada Looks Easier Than It Is, the End Result Does Donuts

17 Feb 2022, 09:27 UTC / Converting a vehicle for tracks is not an easy feat, especially if you want it to work reliably. If you are interested in something fun, this might be for you

 
Can You Change Engine Oil Without Turning Off a Motor? We Now Have an Answer to This
Can You Change Engine Oil Without Turning Off a Motor? We Now Have an Answer to This

10 Feb 2022, 14:03 UTC / In the long series of people wondering if they could, instead of if they should, a team of gearhreads from Russia attempted an oil change with a running engine

 
Can an Inline-Six Engine Be Built From Two I4s? The Russians Have an Answer
Can an Inline-Six Engine Be Built From Two I4s? The Russians Have an Answer

28 Dec 2021, 10:01 UTC / The Russians at Garage54 have yet again taken "built not bought" to another level. This is what their attempt of a home-brewed 2JZ has created

 
Russia's Lada Niva Bronto Gets a Very Jeep-ish Promo, Proves Its Mettle off the Lit Path
Russia's Lada Niva Bronto Gets a Very Jeep-ish Promo, Proves Its Mettle off the Lit Path

27 Dec 2021, 00:42 UTC / Priced at the equivalent of almost $12,500, the Lada Niva Bronto is a serious yet very basic off-roader, which takes 17 seconds to accelerate to 62 mph

 
Russian Man Drifts Half a Car, Doesn't Look Safe
Russian Man Drifts Half a Car, Doesn't Look Safe

29 Nov 2021, 20:49 UTC / Only in Russia can you expect to see someone drifting a car that only has two wheels and less than half of its chassis left.

 
Slammed Kamaz Truck and Widebody Lada Settle Upon Digital “Itasha” Way of Life
Slammed Kamaz Truck and Widebody Lada Settle Upon Digital “Itasha” Way of Life

9 Oct 2021, 07:34 UTC / Pixel master Mikhail Sachko and his wrap friends from Overhead Crew have turned a virtual Kamaz truck carrying a widebody Lada 2108/Samara into something JDM

 
“Carpet” Is the World’s Softest and Most Popular Car: A Lada Wrapped in Persian Rugs
“Carpet” Is the World’s Softest and Most Popular Car: A Lada Wrapped in Persian Rugs

4 Oct 2021, 08:38 UTC / What is more Soviet than a Soviet-era car wrapped in Persian-style rugs, rolling on the streets of Russia and basking in all the attention?

 
This Awesome Website Helps Americans Get Their Hands on Vintage Soviet Cars
This Awesome Website Helps Americans Get Their Hands on Vintage Soviet Cars

17 Sep 2021, 12:06 UTC / Simon also hosts the First American Soviet Car Museum in Sammamish, with over 50 different vehicles chronicling the history of the Soviet automobiles

 
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.

 
Flamethrowing Lada Is One Awesome Mod From Hell
Flamethrowing Lada Is One Awesome Mod From Hell

6 Aug 2021, 11:25 UTC / One driver you won’t want to get into a fight with: viral video shows Lada 2106 fitted with a front-end flamethrower and the jokes basically write themselves

 
These Five Influential Cars From Around The World Have Italian Roots
These Five Influential Cars From Around The World Have Italian Roots

29 Jul 2021, 07:45 UTC / Apart from Ferraris, Lamborghinis and Maseratis, Italian designers created some of the most influential cars that weren't built in Italy