Tolyatti has many sport teams and athletes succesful on national and international level.
Ice hockey team has been one of the most popular sports in the city. The Lada team won Russian Championship twice but due to the lack of satisfactory arena was expelled from KHL (Kontinental Hockey League). But in summer 2013 brand new Lada Arena was opened and ice hockey fans are supporting their team to get back to the highest league.
Woman handball club Lada has been playing Russian Super League where they became champions for six times. They also have had lot of success on international competitions.
Tolyatti is a car capital of Russia and moto sports are very popular. Car and motorbike racing or drift shows take place in summer as well as in winter (on ice) and attract many spectators.
If you ever come accross a sport team with name Lada, you can be sure it comes from Tolyatti. In any sport.
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