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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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…

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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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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

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…

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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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Mercedes-Benz CLK Cabriolet: a breath of air
So that the sun does not shine "past the ticket office" and the wind pleasantly cooled "past wounds", the automobile industry invented a cabriolet, to which they immediately labeled open-top…

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