Lada — mark of the cars made by  “AvtoVAZ”. Earlier “Lada” mark was used only for the cars delivered for export, and cars were made for internal consumption under mark “Zhigulis”.

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Under the trading name “Zhigulis” cars of family VAZ-2101 in the internal and international market were on sale. But since. A word “Zhigulis” consumers association with a word “idle” for this reason on a foreign market quickly enough the trade mark “Zhigulis” has been replaced on LADA.