At the end of July 2016 AvtoVAZ presented a modification of the electric model Lada Vesta, which has received EV index. According to the head of innovative projects engineering services Constantine Kotlyarov, the company not only brought together the first prototype electric Vesta, but already experienced it. It is known that the movement of Lada Vesta EV results in an electric motor 60 kW (82 hp) and a set of batteries Li-ion. With such a filling electric sedan can accelerate from a standstill to 100 km/h in 15.5 seconds, while top speed is limited at around 140 km/h. catalog of Lada Charge the battery electric vehicle can be as a special station, as well as from home network. In the first case, the full battery recharge will take about 9 hours, in the second -. 1.3 hours full charge is enough for about 200 km when driving in urban and 150 km – in a country. AvtoVAZ note that in comparison with the El Lada (electric car built on the basis of the first Kalina), novelty is a higher level of comfort and safety. In particular, the Lada Vesta EV has a circuit breaker, with which you can disconnect the car in case of repairs or an accident. Also Vesta EV other design engine compartment and batteries are both under the hood and under the rear seat. AvtoVAZ representatives are sure that the electrical modification of Vesta can be successful both in the domestic market and abroad. In the version of EV-will be of interest to local authorities and the Government and abroad such electric can become a serious competitor in the price range up to 40 000 dollars. Konstantin Kotlyarov notes that in the near future AvtoVAZ will release a few test copies electrical Vesta, and the mass production of this model will be possible only if there is demand.