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VAZ-2101 'Lada' - Soviet rear-drive small car with a body type sedan. The first model released at the Volga Automobile Plant.
On the basis of the VAZ-2101 was created the so-called 'classical' family VAZ, which was on the line until 17 September 2012.
For the release of this model in May 1972 Volga Automobile Plant was awarded the International Prize 'Golden Mercury'. In 2000, VAZ-2101 was named the best domestic car XX century on the results of a nationwide survey conducted by the magazine 'Behind the wheel'. Total production time (from 1970 to 1988), Volga Automobile Plant produced 4.85 million cars VAZ-2101 of all modifications to the