I’m hearing that it’s based on a Lada 2109. The raddest of the Ladas.
In terms of the Soviet stuff, I’ve owned the lot--except for a GAZ. My previous ZAZ 968M was perpetually broken. But it meant so much to me, because I grew up hearing friends & family tell me of their broken ZAZ tales, and then suddenly I had my own. The Prinz doesn’t mean anything to me in this sense. Read more
Trust me, I asked him about that also.
I see it as depressed Film Noir clown.
Thanks for sharing your story!
I totally agree about the cheddar cheese-stick NY plates.