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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Folk retro. 1989 Nissan Laurel C33.
Laurel in the model range Nissan has always performed at the "dancers". Despite the fact that for a long time it was offered both as a sedan and a coupe,…

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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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championship awards at Seliger

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”. In short, the start list was 51 crew and looked quite solid.

Once in the unwritten laws of the Russian motor sport there was a rule according to which not a single race could claim the status of a stage of a national championship in its first year. Continue reading

Citroen Xsara: Ksara-bar-bu
Almost every automaker has cars in the model range that didn’t have enough stars from the sky, but they managed to pull the piano, which was played by more successful…

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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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Lexus RX 330: comfortable world
What best proves the success of the model Lexus RX 300, as early as 1998, which led the "road of life" light "luxury" SUVs? Five years of release without major…

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