The Lada Niva made his first appearance on winter of 1976however after 47 years it remains prosperous! THE Avtovaz notified, by its announcement, that production of the new model beginsof the year 2024.
In fact, the production line includes both Lada Niva Legend as well as the Lada Niva Travel, obviously upgraded. The legendary SUV acquires again ABS system but also engines that meet its specifications Euro 5 emission standard.
No, we weren’t wrong. All over Europe the Euro 6 standard is in forcewhich appeared in his type approvals September 2014 and a year later it was applied to new cars being registered. Moreover, it has been around for months much talk about the new Euro 7which has brought many reactions from car manufacturersas a result has been revised and negotiations are ongoingboth for its final form, and for the if it will be implemented from the summer of 2025.
Its production Lada Niva started again initially at mid July 2022however because of the sanctions against Russia because of him war in Ukraine but also of supply chain problemsthe SUV it no longer had ABSnor the (singular) driver’s side airbag and had in his “heart”. engine specification… Euro 2!
However, Avtovaz makes it clear that 2024 models will have both ABS and a Euro 5 enginethanks to technologies developed within Russia. In fact, it informs that these versions have already been submitted to full test cycle which includes different temperatures, mountain routes, and even electromagnetic compatibility checks.
It is worth noting that ABS and Euro 5 engines are on basic equipment of all Niva Travel and Niva Legend editions. The top editions of Niva Travel also have cruise control with speed limiter, trip computerdashboard with constant lighting and two-tone aluminum wheels.
No more details about the engine have been officially announced, however on Lada’s website, at file with the technical characteristics (dated December 4, 2023) is spoken of 1.7 L engine which yields 83 PS and 129 Nmaccompanied by 5-speed manual transmission and it is needed 17.0 sec. for 0-100 km/hwhile the terminal velocity is 142 km/h. It remains to be seen if it will be kept the same as it has been for a few months in production, but with the new technologies developed to make it Euro 5 compliant or if it will be replaced by another.
According to Avtovaz, the suggested retail prices they start at approx €9,400 for the Niva Legend and €12,300 for Niva Travelbased on today’s exchange rate of the euro against the ruble.
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