The project of the company “AVTOVAZ”, which includes a complete upgrade of the Russian SUV LADA 4×4 did not become serial.
Updated LADA 4×4 with square headlights were factory marked vases-21214М was supposed to be on the conveyor in 2009. But the financial crisis prevented the release of a new “Niva” and it was all over on the first experimental sample, which is significantly different from the standard version of the domestic SUV. Upgraded “Niva” has got revised front wings, plastic body kit, a different grille and headlamps, has a square shape.
Economic problems are allowed to continue production of new “Fields” and four-wheel drive LADA 4×4 upgraded purely cosmetically, only by establishing new brakes, revised rear suspension, reworked clutch and power steering.
In 2016, the LADA 4×4 changed the hub Assembly, and the machine has got an independent mounting of the front axle. However, a more thoroughly process the car and failed.