MOSCOW — Despite the ongoing economic crisis here, Russian automakers unveil some interesting prototypes at Moscow's recent auto show. The prototype Lada 1119 Calina was the star. The new Lada hatchback looks smart and well proportioned. Sedan (1118) and minivan (1120) versions are to be made later. Even a cabriolet and coupe are envisioned. Vladimir Kadannikov, chairman of AO AvtoVAZ's board of directors, says low-volume assembly of the Calina could begin in late 2000 or early 2001. But ...

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