Ferrari Enzo: in the name of the father
The hot Mediterranean climate is not conducive to the development of haste, so fans of the products of the Italian company Ferrari have been waiting for the new model for…

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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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Renault Clio Sport & Peugeot 206 CC: Provocateurs
"Fantasy provocateurs" are, as a rule, representatives of the "golf" class, looking much sportier than large sedans and possessing good engines. The appearance of such cars can be quite spectacular,…

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remnants of the original or a copy

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

Air, paint and water
Airbrushing on a car like a posh woman from high society - many think about owning it, but few can afford it. Those who are still decided, cause admiring attention…

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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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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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