Parts & Specs

Lada Samara 1.5 3-door hatchback

Years of Production: 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 

Technical Specifications

This Russian car is powered by a 4-Cylinder 1.5 Petrol Engine. This engine manages to produce a practical 72 horsepower. In addition to this, the little 3-door hatchback is equipped with a 5-speed manual transmission and can achieve top speeds close to 95 mph.

Engine Specifications and Gearbox

Displacement 1,499 cc
Cylinders 4
Valves 8V (2 valves per cylinder)
Turbo No
Torque 109 Nm → 80 lb-ft (3,400 rpm)
Power Output 72 bhp (5,600 rpm)
Kilowatts 52 kW
Gearbox 5-speed Manual

Performance and Economy

Estimated New Price In:
1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 
1993 1994 
USD 6966 approx.
EUR 7740 approx.
Top Speed 95 mph (153 km/h)
Acceleration 0-60 mph 15.00 sec.
Average Mileage Unknown
Highway Mileage Unknown
City Mileage Unknown

Lada Samara 1.5 1988 — Details / Further Information


Length 4.060 m
Width 1.650 m
Height 1.420 m
Kerb Weight 910 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 43 litres (9 gallons)
Min. Luggage Capacity 330 litres
Max. Luggage Capacity 940 litres


Wheelbase 2.460 m
Carrying Capacity 460 kg
Tyre and rim size 165/70SR13
Tyre Speed Rating Q
Turning Circle 11.40 m
Braked Towing Weight 890 kg
Unbraked Towing Weight 450 kg
Drivetrain Front-wheel Drive

Lada Samara 1.5 — Accessories


ABS System No
Driver Airbag No
Passenger Airbag No
Head/Curtain Airbags No
Traction Control System No


Power Windows Front No
Power Windows Rear No
Airconditioning No
Automatic Climate Control No
Cruise Control No
Power Steering No
Parking Sensor Rear No
Central Locking System No

Interior and Exterior Features/Options


Height Adjustable Steering-wheel No
Built-in Satnav GPS No
Heated Seats No
Leather Upholstery No
Front Armrest No
Tachometer No
Board Computer No


Alloy Wheels No
Xenon Lights No
Fog Lights No
Metallic Paint No
Electrically Operated Mirrors No
Rain Sensor No