«The Thirteenth Avenue» — such was the name of a celebration party that took place last week in a «Coliseum» leisure center in Naberezhnye Chelny city. There KAMAZ — Master Team celebrated its triumphant victory in the fifth Paris-Dakar rally-marathon 2004. It is known that the Triumphant Arch on the l’Etoile square is one of the symbols of Paris. Like rays of a star, twelve main streets penetrating into a heart of this glorious capital city take their start here. As «Telefonica — Dakar 2004» rally takes its start in Paris, the party organizers decided to give the name of KAMAZ-Master to a virtual thirteenth avenue on this famous square.
The party was attended by a number of VIP guests headed by Rustam Minnikhanov, Prime-Minister of Tatarstan, Serguey Kogoghin, Director General of KAMAZ Inc., Oleg Morozov, Vice-Speaker of the Russian Federation State Duma, Ighor Zavialov Deputy President-Chairman of Board of VneshTorgBank Inc., who came to congratulate KAMAZ-Master team. Members of the Board of Directors of KAMAZ Inc., KAMAZ top-managers, representatives of administration of Naberezhnye Chelny and Russian and Tatar mass media were also invited to participate at this occasion. The party atmosphere was informal and lively, with complimentary speeches, music, songs, and dances, which helped to make it an unforgettable event.
Thursday, 01 April 2004
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