Autoblog (blog)Impatient Lada driver speeds off ferry and into the Black SeaAutoblog (blog)As the vessel approached the dock and lowered her ramp, a black Lada parked on the lower deck began to inch ahead of the rest of the cars parked there, apparently in an effort to beat the disembarking line. The car slowly crept up the ramp and then, in ...
Ukraine TodayImports of automobiles in Ukraine grows by 24%Ukraine TodayAs UNIAN reported earlier, imports of passenger cars in Ukraine in January-June 2016 increased by 34% year-over-year, to 35,500 units. According to Ukravtoprom, last year import of passenger cars in Ukraine dropped by 41% to 86,492 units, worth a total ...
Sierra Wireless device chosen to connect Lada carsTelecompaper (subscription)Sierra Wireless announced that Itelma, a manufacturer and distributor of automotive equipment, has selected Sierra Wireless' family of smart automotive modules and cloud-based AirVantage IoT Platform to enable cellular connectivity and service delivery ...and more »
Mirror.co.ukHorror as car plunges into sea after driver tries to speed off ferry before it had dockedMirror.co.ukThis shocking footage shows the moment an impatient driver plunged into the sea after trying to drive off a ferry before it had even docked. The Lada car can be seen driving up the exit ramp before tipping over the edge. The incident happened in c […]
Sputnik InternationalNew Passion for Soviet Cars: Why Old Vehicles Become Popular in GermanySputnik International... 46-year-old Ronald Hoth, who has a 1988 Lada Samara, told the newspaper that he had this dream since he was a small child. "I remember very well the moment in 1988 when I was with my parents at the exhibition and pressed my nose against t […]
TouringCarTimesLada drop 50kg for Shanghai WTCC racesTouringCarTimesThe Lada cars will have 50kg less compensation weight in the FIA World Touring Car Championship races at Shanghai International Raceway next weekend compared to the previous round in Japan. The change comes as the compensation weights are ...and more »
TouringCarTimesThed Björk scores Volvo's first WTCC victory with last-gasp pass on MicheliszTouringCarTimesThe next race-changing incident occurred on lap nine as second-placed Chilton ran deep into Turn 3 and was hit by Gabriele Tarquini's Lada, with both cars forced to retire with damage, promoting Björk to second and Muller to third. Björk then […]
TheUSBportRenault-Nissan and Microsoft ally to enhance driverless carsTheUSBportThe Renault-Nissan Alliance has announced a joint connectivity venture with Microsoft. The Franco-Japanese automakers will work with the American tech giant to bring Azure connections to their 10-unit fleet of self-driving cars next decade.and more »
TouringCarTimesNicky Catsburg takes the fight to Citroën with ultra-light LadaTouringCarTimesCatsburg's improved pace came thanks in part to the change of compensation weight, which see Lada running at base weight after their sensational Russia performance was dropped off the calculation, helping the 28-year-old to qualify just behind ...Qualifying repo […]
TouringCars.NetLADA aiming to bounce back to form in JapanTouringCars.NetLADA are aiming to return to form in this weekend's World Touring Car Championship races at the Twin Ring Motegi in Japan, after suffering a pair of point-less races last time out in Argentina. The Russian team are expecting the Japanese circuit to ...and more »