UAZ (Ulyanovsky Avtomobilny Zavod)(4X4s / OffRoad) – 26421 – Print Version

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UAZ (Ulyanovsky Avtomobilny Zavod)(4X4s /

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UAZ (Ulyanovsky Avtomobilny Zavod)(4X4s /

UAZ is an automobile manufacturer based in Russia. Production started in and they make jeeps, and trucks.


In 1941, the start of Great Patriotic Stalin’s goverment was making effort possible to try and save industry from being by Reich army. So, in 1941, in the of quick advances of Germans on a decision was made to relocate ZIS a Moscow car and freighter manufacturing – further away front lines.

Such place was chosen to be a Siberian town with infrastructure and skilled workers, but out of of German army. At that the plant has been considered a of ZIS. By 1942, the production of shells and cars has begun.

In when the prospect of Germans the war was more dim, a decision was to separate the relocated plant ZIS. This was a part of after-war policy conducted by government when relocated were separated into units, since all the required have already been On the contrary, the existing plants relocation were filled (often – German) thus bursting the industry.

A logical choise for the newly plant was to produce military and cars, mostly due to its distance the border. Therefore, in mid-1950es the of the only Soviet offroad GAZ-69, has been moved to This car marked a beginning of a line of off-road vehicles by the plant.


By mid-60es, the new of the plant has completed development of original UAZ cars. The GAZ-69 vehicle was replaced by UAZ-469. was very similar in design to the Jeep – a sturdy, but car that was able to drive in any terrain and was easy to fix. the car wasn’t very reliable, and its problems achieved nearly status (although transmission was a spot in nearly all Soviet

The car didn’t enter personal use until late 80es and was to use in police forces and paramilitary commercially-available analog was being by LuAZ, which was too close to to be associated with the military).

In 1966, UAZ rolled out its pickup-truck/minibus whic received warm by the farmers due to convenience and off-road Although this automobile was reserved for police and army it has seen a lot more civil use most other UAZ cars.

After the collapse of Soviet UAZ has started feeling the heat. On one people were willing to buy its due to high reputation; on the other most preferred used offroad cars due to lack of of UAZ cars. As a far cry UAZ produced a slightly version of its original UAZ-469 UAZ Hunter, but the sales were lacking.

However, UAZ cars started imported into USA as inexpensive, hunter vehicles that be operated virtually anywhere.

In the plant has been bought out by financial group, which a lot of investments into manufacturing In 2005, a new SUV-like car, UAZ has been unveiled. Extensive use of parts which finally to replace notorious transmission a better, Korean-manufactured one, capacity, good offroad and affordable price less 15 000 USD predict good sales in

UAZ Patriot

The UAZ Patriot is a new, safe, powerful and reliable both for town and real situations.

With its large spacious interior and a huge this vehicle is very when you travel with family or with a group of

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