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GAZ (or Gorkovsky Avtomobilny Zavod - translated to Gorky Autmobile Plant) is a car and truck manufacturer based in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia.
The company was founded in 1929 as NNAZ, as a cooperation between Ford and the Soviet Union government Initial cars showed badges of both the GAZ and Ford brand.
GAZ has produced many different vehicles in its rich history ranging from regular cars to tanks and APV's. No surprise that GAZ trucks are used a basis for Fire Engines and other appliances then ;)
GAZ - Ukraine
GAZ - Utility truck (Fire Department)
Thanks to my friend Sam