Lada Niva

Our vehicle
Make: 
Lada
Model: 
Niva
Model (specifics): 
Cossack
Engine size (cc): 
1,600cc
Year of manufacture/first registration: 
1993
Colour: 
red
Rally details
Planned departure date: 
12 Jul 2008
Intended entry border(s): 
Tsagannuur (Bayan-Olgii)
Round trip or donation?: 
Donating vehicle

Details and photos of our beast can be found on our team website. We have been making gradual improvements to her and are just ramping up our efforts to ensure that shes good to go on the 12th July.

Current status
Status: 
Abandoned
Abandoned Vehicles
Date you abandoned: 
6 Aug 2008
Abandoned - why?: 
Suffered from repeated blowing of head gaskets. By the time we'd got the problem properly sorted we'd run out of time on our Russian visas so we flew home from Kazakhstan
Where abandoned?: 
Central Astana