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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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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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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factory teams and their monsters

Folk retro. 1990 Mitsubishi Pajero. Pleasure for the egoist

You can argue about what a massive SUV was the first in terms of a combination of cross-country and passenger comfort. In fact – Range Rover. Behind him in smaller dimensions and with an independent front suspension – our “Niva”. But didn’t Pajero also contribute to the improvement of the descendants of army all-terrain vehicles? After all, “Range” was considered an aristocrat with the appropriate price level. Lada, except for the “iron curtain”, was offered in the social bloc and developing countries. And in the decaying West – very limited. And only “Padzhik” became really accessible and widespread. Continue reading

The coolest car market in Russia
Few people know that it is the Grozny car market in our country that is perhaps the most unusual. Here are the rules of communication of sellers and buyers and…

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Citroen C2 Sport: the case for small
The French know how to build sports cars. This is evidenced by the 59 victories of the French brands Peugeot, Renault and Citroen at the stages of the World Championship…

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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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