Lada is a brand of cars manufactured by the Russian car manufacturer Avto VAZ based in Tolyatti, Samara Oblast.

The model range expanded in 1984 with the introduction of the front wheel drive generation of Lada Samara (Lada 2108 a 3-door hatchback, Lada 2109 a 5-door hatchback and Lada 21099 a standard sedan).

Exported worldwide in the 1980s and 1990s, Lada was a big foreign currency earner for the hard-pressed Soviet Union and was used in barter arrangements in some countries.

The first serial LADA Vesta was car of Comfort trim-level and of dark-blue Pluton (Pluto) color, equipped with LADA 1.6 L engine (106 h.p.) and Renault manual transmission.

Start of sales held at on the night between November 24 and 25.

Competitive pricing and ease of service made Ladas common as police cars, taxis and a range of public service and civil defence vehicles in many parts of Europe, Africa and the Caribbean.

In March 2008, Renault purchased a 25% stake in Avto VAZ in a US

In March 2008, Renault purchased a 25% stake in Avto VAZ in a US$1 billion deal.Avto VAZ exported the original Lada in sedan and station-wagon versions to many markets, and with over 20 million units sold before production ended in mid-2012, it had become the highest-selling automobile to be produced without a major design change.The Lada logo depicts a shallow-draft river sailing ship (a form of Viking longship) - a lad'ya The common Lada sedan and estate, sometimes known as the "Classic" in the West (VAZ 2104/2105/2107 were known as Signet in Canada, Riva in the UK, and Nova in Germany), was based on the 1966 Fiat 124 sedan and became a successful export car.Cars were presented by LADA Chief Designer Steve Mattin.LADA Vesta is based on brand new b\C platform, developed by AVTOVAZ’s engineers in cooperation with Renault-Nissan Alliance’s specialists.In spite of a flood of Western models into the Russian market in recent years, Lada has maintained its dominant market share.

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In March 2008, Renault purchased a 25% stake in Avto VAZ in a US$1 billion deal.

Avto VAZ exported the original Lada in sedan and station-wagon versions to many markets, and with over 20 million units sold before production ended in mid-2012, it had become the highest-selling automobile to be produced without a major design change.

The Lada logo depicts a shallow-draft river sailing ship (a form of Viking longship) - a lad'ya The common Lada sedan and estate, sometimes known as the "Classic" in the West (VAZ 2104/2105/2107 were known as Signet in Canada, Riva in the UK, and Nova in Germany), was based on the 1966 Fiat 124 sedan and became a successful export car.

Cars were presented by LADA Chief Designer Steve Mattin.

LADA Vesta is based on brand new b\C platform, developed by AVTOVAZ’s engineers in cooperation with Renault-Nissan Alliance’s specialists.

In spite of a flood of Western models into the Russian market in recent years, Lada has maintained its dominant market share.

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In March 2008, Renault purchased a 25% stake in Avto VAZ in a US$1 billion deal.

Avto VAZ exported the original Lada in sedan and station-wagon versions to many markets, and with over 20 million units sold before production ended in mid-2012, it had become the highest-selling automobile to be produced without a major design change.

The Lada logo depicts a shallow-draft river sailing ship (a form of Viking longship) - a lad'ya The common Lada sedan and estate, sometimes known as the "Classic" in the West (VAZ 2104/2105/2107 were known as Signet in Canada, Riva in the UK, and Nova in Germany), was based on the 1966 Fiat 124 sedan and became a successful export car.

Cars were presented by LADA Chief Designer Steve Mattin.

billion deal.

Avto VAZ exported the original Lada in sedan and station-wagon versions to many markets, and with over 20 million units sold before production ended in mid-2012, it had become the highest-selling automobile to be produced without a major design change.

The Lada logo depicts a shallow-draft river sailing ship (a form of Viking longship) - a lad'ya The common Lada sedan and estate, sometimes known as the "Classic" in the West (VAZ 2104/2105/2107 were known as Signet in Canada, Riva in the UK, and Nova in Germany), was based on the 1966 Fiat 124 sedan and became a successful export car.

Cars were presented by LADA Chief Designer Steve Mattin.