IZh is a manufacturer that was founded in Soviet Union in 1956. Nowadays company manufactures cars in Russia but production can be found in other countries also. Company is known because of the motorcycles and automobiles that it produces. Company had faced financial troubles and declared bankruptcy in 2009, then it was bought by AvtoVAZ and since 2017 company is known under the name of Lada Izhevsk. Over more than 50 years of existence, until 2017 there were 5 million units of cars built by IZh.