The affiliate company of Avtovaz: GM-Avtovaz has changed its name

The affiliate company of Avtovaz: GM-Avtovaz has changed its name



 

RusAutoNewsCom.- As announced by Avtovaz press office, the affiliate company, formerly named as GM-Avtovaz, has been registered under the name of Lada Zapad Togliatti on 15 April.

The logic of the renaming reflects the company’s 100% affiliation to Avtovaz Group.

The Niva SUV is the flagship model of the enterprise. The production and sales of Niva automobiles under the brand name of Chevrolet will continue for a certain period of time, to be branded Lada in due course. The SUV developed by Avtovaz will be integrated in the model range of Lada in 2020. The production of the model was launched in 2002.

As reported previously, Avtovaz has acquired the 50% shares of the American company General Motors in GM-Avtovaz joint venture.