Lada had a test drive of a replica rally VAZ-2101
The company held a Lada test-drive replica rally VAZ-2101. Quite impressive capabilities of the legendary “penny” told the representative of the automaker Stas Baresi and racer Kirill Ladygin.
The model VAZ-2101 was developed in honor of the 50th anniversary of the first car set on the line of the Volga plant. It was presented in April. These cars raced in the 70-ies, and in the debut rally Tour d’europe allowed the USSR to bring a silver Cup, earned three crews. In the new test drive “penny”, as they say, knocked the dust off, but showed quite decent result.
Replica rally VAZ-2101 received two tank, Weber carbs, roll cage and original navigational instruments. The test results confirm some speculations that this model may become a party to several historic rallies.