UAZ pickup became a
2021-01-14 09:59

UAZ pickup became a "papamobile" in the TV series "New Pope"

The head of the Catholic Church in the series "New Pope", played by actor Jude Law, in the second season makes official trips on UAZ Pickup.

Recall, in 2018, the Ulyanovsk Automobile Plant (UAZ) successfully passed a production audit at the Ministry of Transport of Italy, after which it received approval of the type of vehicle (OTTS) for a batch of pickup trucks. This allowed to launch the sales of SUVs in Europe.

After the creators of the series saw the Russian car in person, they considered the Ulyanovsk SUV as an ideal option for the future "daddy-mobile". The producers asked the Ulyanovsk plant to create such a car. The company, together with a dealer and a local tuning studio developed a unique car, which was then used for the filming of the series.

The "papamobile" is equipped with a four-cylinder engine ZMZ with a working volume of 2.7 liters, which runs on both gasoline and liquefied gas. The power plant meets environmental standards Euro 6. In Italy, the SUV was additionally equipped and converted into a "papa-mobile".

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Author: Ksenia Gustova