Soviet Cars: Lada

“Lada”  («Ла́да») was originally the export brand for models sold under the “Zhiguli” name in the domestic Soviet market. I currently have a dozen Ladas in my collection, some made in USSR, the others made in China. Most are 1:43 scale, the exceptions are a 1:27 scale Niva, a 1:36 scale 110 and a 1:64…