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The expedition departed for Yakutia · 2017-03-02 15:53

On the 27-th of February the expedition dedicated to the 40th anniversary of the legendary LADA 4×4 off-roader departed for Yakutia.

Adventurers? team ??Savages?? headed to places known for the critically low temperatures on three vehicles. These vehicles are: serial LADA XRAY, which will be tested under condition of extreme cold and 2 specially-prepared LADA 4×4.

Expedition participants plan to travel 22 K km via Togliatti-Krasnoyarsk-Mirny-Yakutsk-Oymyakon-Tiksi-Chita-Irkutsk-Togliatti within 37 days. LADA XRAY will go up to Oymyakon (the coldest settlement in the world), while LADA 4×4s will go to Tiksi where team ??Savages?? will mount a flag to honor 40th anniversary of the legendary off-roader.

LADA XRAY used in this expedition is a serial modification. Vehicles is equipped with efficient climate system and comfortable interiors with good capability of transformation. High road clearance (minimum 195 mm fully loaded) and good angles of approach and departure allow to move on roads of various quality. LADA XRAY engine is capable of operating in low temperature by the design.

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