There are 2 brands which you see the whole time, and especially in the countryside: lada, and another car very similar as lada, but apparently it is not a lada. They say it is another russian brand.
And a lot of these cars are really old and are very often standing on the side of the road waiting to cool down before they can do the next part of the climb. But I really think they are cute!
The name of the other russian car