Somewhere in the snow
LuAZ-969 (1971-75) / ЛуАЗ-969
I have found out it on territory of the taken down factory, on the fenced which territory I from interest have glanced, having passed through gate which once served as the main journey for motor transport.
It possesses in the small sizes: length - 3370 cm, width - 1640 cm, height - 1790 cm. The whole bouquet of the construction features providing outstanding passableness - the high road gleam, the independent suspension brackets, lowering transfer and wheel reducers, blocking of differential of the back bridge is peculiar to it. The basic drive on LuAZ-969 still was forward. The drive on back wheels was carried out with application of a reducer of the back bridge rigidly connected to the power unit by means of a power shaft which joined when the car needed to overcome an almost impassable site of a way. LuAZ-969 used four-cylinder engine MeMz-969 with air cooling (capacity - 30 h.p.). LuAZ-969 it was produced in lots till 1975 while the Lutsk car factory hasn't mastered release of more powerful updating LuAZ-969А.