Produced 1970 – 1984. It was built based on Fiat 124 but had a different range of engines. Export name of this car was Lada 1200/1300, also known as Riva. It was exported to Canada, eastern-Europe and Finland.
There are several modifications. These are:
VAZ-2101 – base model with 1,2L engine. Exported as Lada 1200.
VAZ-21011 (1974-1981) — it has more powerful 1,3L engine and has some minor modifications. For example updated front grill, 4 more venitlation holes etc. Exported as Lada 1300.
VAZ-21013 (1977-1983) — has same 1,2L engine but is known as Lada 1200S
VAZ-21016 — car for militia, it has more powerful 1,5L engine.
Formula 4 cylinder inline gasoline
Displacement 1,198 liters
Perfomance 64 hp
Acceleration 0-100 22 sec
Compression ratio 8,8:1
Fuel consumption 6,9/9,2 liters/100 km 90 km/h / city
Fuel tank 39 liters
Fuel type Ai-93 gasoline
Max speed 140 km/h
Lenght 4043 mm
Width 1611 mm
Height 1440 mm
Wheelbase 2424 mm
Ground clearance 170 mm
Cerb weight 955 kg
Payload 400 kg