Russian Lada car sales in Lithuania plunge 85% in 2015The Baltic CourseRussian-made Lada car sales in Lithuania slumped down by 84.6% last year compared with 2014, making it the second worst-selling make after Chevrolet, the daily Lietuvos Zinios reported on Tuesday, citing vehicle registration statistics from DataCenter.
TouringCars.NetGabriele Tarquini: LADA has 'a lot of potential' for 2016TouringCars.NetLADA Sport New LADA signing Gabriele Tarquini believes that the marque's Vesta World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) car has a lot of potential for the forthcoming season, despite being 'very sensitive' to drive. Tarquini, who was confirmed at LADA […]
RTSiberian man converts car to 'DIY tank' to battle snow (VIDEO)RTSiberian frosts and snow-covered roads led mechanic Andrey Romanov, a resident of Omsk, to design an off-road tank-like vehicle using a Soviet Lada Samara car model as a chassis. It took a month and a half for Romanov to modify the 25-year-old car into ...
TouringCars.NetHugo Valente was looking at TCR before LADA dealTouringCars.NetHugo Valente admits that he was considering a switch to the TCR International Series before the opportunity for him to continue in the World Touring Car Championship with LADA arose. Valente had been considering a switch to the TCR category for 2016, ...LADA WTCC boss untroubled by […]
autoevolutionCool Russian Mechanic Turns His Lada into a DIY Tank, Rescues Cars from the SnowautoevolutionDiving into the side of the internet that showcases Russia's tech side can always lead to getting lost in the depths of their engineering prowess and spending days navigating through such projects. However, we are here for a well-defined process, on […]
Motorsport.comMotorsport.com's Top 10 Touring Car drivers in the world – Part 1Motorsport.comDA: He has got better since he had to drive inferior cars and has helped Lada, for example, to improve and never become bolshy or a prima donna. The way he leapt into a TCR car at his beloved Macau (where he is a gun, granted) proved he is adaptable.
New models lift Renault profit despite Russia writedownRTE.ieRenault's full-year profit rose almost 50% in 2015 on strong sales of new models, but the French carmaker slashed the value of its stake in Lada-maker AvtoVAZby €225m amid a Russian car market slump. The company said its net income rose to €2.82 ...and more »
LADA Vesta gets maximum score in ARCAP crash test conducted by AutoreviewAutomotive World (press release)LADA Vesta received a maximum 4 star rating in a crash test conducted by leading Russian automotive magazine Autoreview, gaining a 14.1 score or 4 ARCAP stars. Thereby, LADA Vesta joined the ranks of the safest cars on the Russian market. The experts ...
Huffington PostCuba's Classic (and Not-So-Classic) CarsHuffington PostHavana traffic is a mix of classic American cars (from before the Revolution), Russian Ladas (those infamous tin cans on four wheels, from the Soviet period -- the 1960s to the 1980s), bicycle rickshaws, and cocotaxis (motorized tricycles with coconut ...
European Factors to Watch-Shares set for rebound, helped by banks and oilReutersLONDON Feb 12 European stocks were seen rising on Friday, rebounding from the previous session's steep losses, with encouraging results from Commerzbank and a rally in oil prices expected to support banks and commodity-related stocks, and ease ...and more »