AVTOVAZ welcomed 55 thousand guests on the Open Day

    Before the 50th anniversary of AVTOVAZ, on July 16, 2016, AVTOVAZ held a unique event – Open Day, when anyone could visit car welding and assembly lines, stamping shop and engine plant. AVTOVAZ welcomed 55 thousand guests from different cities of Russia.

    President of JSC AVTOVAZ Nicolas Maure welcomed the participants: «During 50 years AVTOVAZ remains the leader of Russian motor industry. Legendary Zhiguli became a real people`s car with good reputation outside the country. Today LADA follows its traditions. The new models LADA Vesta and LADA XRAY are the best example of it. We have everything for success – a professional team, fundamental competences, joint competitive production, new products and, the most important, a great desire to work».

    Test-drives of LADA vehicles, exhibition of retro cars and auto rodeo show were specially organized for the guests of the Open Day. In animation areas for children and grown-ups everyone could find an entertainment to his taste. A jubilee concert was held in the square near the Headquarters` with participation of the best Togliatti singers, bands and dancing groups.

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    AVTOVAZ` birthday was observed not only in Togliatti: on July 16 auto parades with modern and well known LADA models took place in Nozhnekamsk, Belgorod, Ryazan, Orenburg and other cities.

    The celebration of AVTOVAZ jubilee is scheduled for several days: on July 20 a gala event for the employees and veterans of AVTOVAZ will be held in Ice Palace LADA – Arena.