Real indian
"The real Indian is always nishtyak everywhere" - once Fedor Chistyakov sang, meaning not quite what the new owner of the ten-year-old Jeep Wrangler Laredo thought about, whistling this song…

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Self-made cars in the USSR: how and why did they appear so much?
Soviet Union and the socialist countries, people built their own cars. Surprisingly, not only mechanics and engineers, but even musicians and cosmonauts, doctors and teachers were able to do it.…

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Volvo S80: Regeneration
The designers themselves compare the new S80 with a cut diamond, correctly hinting at the fact that, say, the owners of the previous version also have a good exhibit in…

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the Kaptur have a common B0 platform

XRAY Cross, Creta and Kaptur: Kuz’kina’s mother against foreign crossovers

Even a quick glance at the price lists is enough to understand: if Lada is indeed their competitor, then in Tolyatti they are clearly dumping. After all, the price for the most sophisticated XRAY Cross is lower than for the basic monoprivodnye versions of Crete and Kaptur!

The top version of the Lada XRAY Cross – Luxe / Prestige – is estimated at 913,900 rubles (the box for now is just a “mechanic”). At the same time, the prices for Renault Kaptur only start from a mark of 947,000 rubles (with a variator – from 994,990 rubles). “Minimal” Creta – 944,000 rubles (with an “automatic machine” – no less than 1,050,000 rubles) Continue reading

Successful exception
Having missed the Togliatti stage, the main forces joined the fight for the championship awards at Seliger. Plus, this rally was included in the standings of the new “Citroen Cup”.…

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Volkswagen Multivan T5: fifth went!
Outwardly, the seven-seater Multivan T5 is as strict and German as practical as the T4, although it is larger in size. The increase in length was 101 mm, in width…

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Opel Astra Irmscher vs Opel Corsa Irmscher
Who said that Opel can't look cool? Maybe even how! Please note: the most spectacular cars from Rüsselsheim have a double label: Opel Irmscher. After all, for Opel, the word…

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