Artyom Fedosov, AVTOVAZ vice-president for sales and marketing said: “Motorsport is very important for AVTOVAZ. We are pleased to be part of WTCC together with some of the world’s best renowned automotive brands.
"Racing is an efficient marketing tool and we hope the participation in the world championship will help us promote the LADA brand.”
Two LADA Granta cars will take part in the 2013 WTCC run by the LADA Sport Lukoil team and driven by James Thompson and Aleksei Dudukalo.
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