AutoVAZ is one of the largest automobile plants in Europe, its facilities let produce up to 800 thousand cars and car kits a year. The plant appeared in 1996, the history of the Russian brand LADA started from there.
All cars of the plant meet the international standards. About 67 thousand people work at the plant. In the end of this year they plan to start production of NISSAN ALMERA and two models of RENAULT.
Looking out from the 24th floor of the main building of AutoVAZ.
The plant is really huge. It occupies 600 hectares. Its shops have dozens of thousands of equipment units. Its total conveyor line is 300 km (186 miles) long, the main conveyor length is 1,5 km (0,93 miles).
All these cars belong to the plant employees.
This TPP belongs to the company too.
These cars are for sale and they are sold well.
Here they test cars.
These are some views of Togliatti.