Renault Group

Togliatti Plant (AvtoVAZ)


1,000 km from Moscow and located on the banks of the Volga river, Togliatti is the main industrial site of AVTOVAZ, created in 1966. It is one of the biggest plants in the world with 300 km of production lines and a capacity of production up to 650,000 vehicles a year. Today the plant produces vehicles for two brands: LADA, Renault. The site also includes a powertrain plant, a foundry and a logistics platform.
  • FOUNDED IN: 1966

  • LEGAL FORM AND CAPITAL OWNERSHIP: AVTOVAZ is a public joint-stock company (Togliatti plant)

  • ACTIVITY: Bodywork-assembly, powertrain, chassis, foundry

  • WORKFORCE (PRODUCTION AND OFFICE STAFF): 35 000 at December 31, 2020

  • AREA: 600 ha / 3,200,000 m2 square meters of production facilities



Main products

  • Vehicles:
    • Lada: XRAY, Largus, Granta, Niva Legend & Travel
    • Renault: Logan, Sandero
  • Engines: HR16 & 4 LADA engines
  • Gearboxes: JX16, JX20, LADA
  • Chassis
  • Foundry: Iron & aluminium
Vehicles production 2020
  • Lada Granta: 117,677 units
  • Lada Largus: 54,195 units
  • Lada 4X4: 34,559 units
  • Lada X-Ray: 20,741 units
  • Lada Kalina: 17,563 units
  • Renault Logan: 35,007 units
  • Renault Sandero: 27,578 units
  • Datsun Mi-DO: 1,208 units
  • Datsun On-DO: 10,298 units
Powertrain production 2020
  • Gearboxes: 381,838 units
  • Engins: 441,506 units
  • Châssis: 880,956 units
  • Iron Casting: 65,853 tons
  • Aluminium casting: 44,317 tons


In compliance with the requirements of the international standard ISO 14001 and in line with the Renault Group's environmental policy, AVTOVAZ and its Togliatti plant are committed to the continuous improvement of its environmental management for the benefit of present and future generations.

Environmental policy (In english only)


Avtovaz ant its Togliatti plant are committed to meet customer requirements and expectations with products designated and/or produced by the company and related external manufacturing centers: "Make your job today better than yesterday for customer satisfaction"

Quality policy (In english only)



AVTOVAZ strongly contributess to Renault Group Renaulution Strategy. AVTOVAZ continues its transformation to become a world-class effective and competitive automotive manufacturer within Renault Group.

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Our history
Back to the key dates
  • 1966: on July 20, 1966, the Government of the USSR issued a decree to build in the city of Togliatti a car manufacturing plant that would produce 600 thousand cars per year.
  • 1970: the first VAZ-2101 rolls off the conveyor belt.
  • 1977: the first LADA 4×4 is assembled (VAZ-2121 "Niva").
  • 1984: the production of LADA Samara model line commences, ushering in the era of LADA's front-wheel-drive cars.
  • 1986: the USSR Government decides to establish a specialized research and development center based at AVTOVAZ.
  • 1993: an open joint-stock company AVTOVAZ is established.
  • 1996: mass production of LADA 110 begins.
  • 2004: LADA Kalina model line launches into production.
  • 2008: a strategic partnership agreement with Renault is signed.
  • 2012: the first LADA, LADA Largus, is built for the Renault-Nissan Alliance.
  • 2015: the new-generation LADA, LADA Vesta, hits the market.
  • 2016: compact city crossover vehicle LADA XRAY is offered to the public.
  • 2017: the Vesta product line is growing: for the first time in the brand's history, mass production of a hybrid LADA Vesta CNG begins. New models LADA Vesta SW and LADA Vesta SW Cross are released.
  • 2020: April 19, 2020, is the 50th anniversary of the first LADA cars. Ever since the Togliatti plant has successfully launched more than 50 serial models.

Contact us

36, Yuzhnoye shosse
Togliatti, 445024

Department of External Relations :
+7 (8482) 757715, +7 (8482) 737171