Alpine ballads
Charged "Porsche" is difficult to surprise someone, but nevertheless in Geneva with a success debuted Porsche Carrera GT, a supercar without quotes. 10-cylinder boxer engine of 5.7 liters, 612 hp,…

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Delicate militarization
The start of the new Honda Civic Cup racing series is now a matter of the near future. In the last issue of "Wheels" we talked with the main figure…

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Volkswagen Golf V
The most successful German car to date (over thirty years of production worldwide sold more than 22 million cars - an absolute record, even the legendary Beetle made 0.5 million…

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original car

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. 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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Audi A3: the right format
Having multiplied around the world in the form of 900,000 copies, the A3 collected a lot of awards for design and excellent data, and also still remains a bargain in…

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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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