Pobeda

Weekly Photo Challenge “Victory”

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Victory.”

"Pobeda" = Victory

“Pobeda” = Victory

The Soviet car in the picture is called a “Pobeda”, the Russian word for “Victory”.  Originally intended to be called Rodina (Homeland), the name Pobeda (Victory) was a back-up, but was preferred by Stalin.

GAZ M20 "Pobeda"

GAZ M20 “Pobeda”