Russia kills off the Lada...while Lada nearly kills a Russian (video)

Mark Nichol

After more than four decades in production, the legendary Lada is about to be killed off because sales are becoming the joke.

We've all heard a hundred gags about the Russian brand (What do you call a Lada at the top of a hill? A miracle. BAZING!), but in its home turf the cars have continued to sell like dirty western cheeseburgers for decades.