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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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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The secret of their success
The first technique is rarely burdensome even for the pocket of a senior student - a car capable of some kind of competition (such as a sprint or rally cross)…

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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. Now it looks strange, but in the seventies and eighties of the twentieth century this phenomenon was quite large-scale and well-known and attracted the attention of not only auto enterprises and the Minister of the automotive industry, but also the Secretary General of the Central Committee of the CPSU. Why did people build cars themselves and what did it sometimes lead to? Continue reading

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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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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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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