Ride the rocket
Delight. Disbelief. Fear. Pain. Causeless gaiety. It is with these words that I will draw a line under my first weekend, held on the NHRA drag-racing races. Twenty-three times a…

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Hyundai Elantra: we are no worse than others
In thirteen years of production, the mid-size model of the Elantra has been upgraded twice. Over the years, it has become a bestseller in the model range of the South…

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Ferrari 348 Spider: the revival of the cult
The components of the old (and, by the way, not the worst) stereo systems left Ferrari almost at full strength, with the exception of three Poweramper amplifiers, which were able…

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Retrotest VW Passat B2. It still travels 120 km / h!

He was many-sided and amazingly tenacious. In different parts of the world, he was known as Corsar, Carat, Santana and Quantum. Yes, the mission “to become the founder of a class named after himself,” as the more successful younger brother did, failed, but he managed to become a people’s car. In China, the second generation model did not leave the conveyor for 27 years – until 2012! Welcome long-lived – Volkswagen Passat B2.
If the first Passat painted Giorgetto Giugiaro, then when developing his successor, the Germans decided to do without outside help. Increased in size B2 got its own face, ceasing to be the likeness of the Audi 80. Continue reading

Fiat Punto : Like adults
The new “Punto”, like the previous one, is striking in the number of modifications: as many as eight engines, including one turbodiesel and mixed (gas-gasoline), four types of transmission (two…

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Nissan Maxima: Maximus, not Maxim
Most attention in the new car is given to the exterior - that she will play the first game in the winning march of the model. It is completely changed…

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Newest Toyota Crown. One model and three power units for a test drive
The crown is known for its dedicated owners, who change their car only to another Crown. And the changes in the last update of the model are really the most…

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