From Russia, Unloved
|Unscheduled pit stop for Moskvich 1500 (sold in home market as 2138/2140).|
Yet while the Lada is prized in Cuba for its longevity and ease of repair, the Moskvich is held in much lower regard.
"The Moskvich has the most beautiful engine in the world," goes the Cuban joke.
"Everywhere you see people stopping and opening the hood, just to look at it."
|Moskvich 1500 and an export model 1955 DeSoto Diplomat.|