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Old 11-20-2005, 01:25 AM   #1
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What car is this?

Hello all,
I wonder if anyone can help me to find out what car this is



Im trying to find out so i can make a 3d model of it
the car itself is a afghanistan taxi but thats all i can find out
Thanks in advance
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Old 11-20-2005, 01:47 AM   #2
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Hello all,
I wonder if anyone can help me to find out what car this is



Im trying to find out so i can make a 3d model of it
the car itself is a afghanistan taxi but thats all i can find out
Thanks in advance

Really looks like a Lada or Moskvich to me...just not sure what kind
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Old 11-22-2005, 03:26 PM   #3
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I 2nd the "Lada" opinion. Maybe a Lada Riva?
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Old 11-23-2005, 02:20 AM   #4
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I 2nd the "Lada" opinion. Maybe a Lada Riva?

I'm almost 100% postivie that it's the Volga Gaz 24
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Old 11-23-2005, 03:49 AM   #5
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I can say its certainly not a Lada Niva ....Riva, maybe.
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Old 11-23-2005, 03:58 AM   #6
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I can say its certainly not a Lada Niva ....Riva, maybe.

Can't be a Riva...look at the little vents at the back

His Lada:

Lada Riva:
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Old 11-23-2005, 03:59 AM   #7
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Can't be a Riva...look at the little vents at the back

His Lada:

Lada Riva:
Perhaps different production years.
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Old 11-23-2005, 03:59 AM   #8
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I'm almost 100% postivie that it's the Volga Gaz 24
from what i remember volgas were bulky at least my grandfathers was back in Ukraine
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Old 11-23-2005, 04:04 AM   #9
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from what i remember volgas were bulky at least my grandfathers was back in Ukraine

Not really:





They'd last forever too...my grandparents have a Lada from pre-1980, still running, with maybe $200 worth of repairs

BTW Dodger, I think the Niva was the Russian version of the Hummer, back when it was new
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Old 11-23-2005, 04:08 AM   #10
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BTW Dodger, I think the Niva was the Russian version of the Hummer, back when it was new



Looks more like a Jeep then a Hummer lmao

My buddy drives one in flawless condition - I should get some pictures of it, amazing.
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Old 11-23-2005, 04:18 AM   #11
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Looks more like a Jeep then a Hummer lmao

My buddy drives one in flawless condition - I should get some pictures of it, amazing.

Yeah, I was thinking of importing one from Europe...but then I look in my wallet

Please do put some pics up
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Old 11-23-2005, 04:22 AM   #12
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Not really:





They'd last forever too...my grandparents have a Lada from pre-1980, still running, with maybe $200 worth of repairs

BTW Dodger, I think the Niva was the Russian version of the Hummer, back when it was new
My grandpa had the 1960s one. They have a GAZ thats LIKE a hummer, but way more uncomfortable. It was on Worlds Greatest Auto shows russia
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Old 11-23-2005, 11:58 PM   #13
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I was going to say Volvo
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Old 11-24-2005, 12:33 AM   #14
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GAZ Tiger. Looks just a bit like a hummer.
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Old 11-24-2005, 03:33 AM   #15
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oh man Ladas make me smile I rememember my dad had one in Serbia
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