Hybrids roll to Russia
Toyota Highlander Hybrid and hydrogen cars in their eyes cease to be a wonder, turning into full-fledged market participants. Particularly successful in this Japanese manufacturers. In developed countries, a relatively…

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Toyota Corolla: Eternal consumer goods
For Toyota Corolla, reliability is not an empty sound. Toyota cars do not need any special presentation. This brand has long been considered the most reliable in the world, and…

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Toyota Prius: The Dawn of Hybridization
When Toyota started selling Prius in 1997, each sold car, according to experts, brought the company a loss of $ 16,000. For eight years, the model has won a lot…

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Nissan Terrano II. Buy or not?

Remember the movie “Guest from the Future”? There, a bad space pirate suggested to our pioneer to give the magic device melafon, promising to donate Zhiguli for it: “Imagine you are so small, and already“ Zhiguli … ”. A similar phrase met me one of my friends when I drove up to him on the Nissan Terrano II.

Only this phrase sounded a little different – “so funny, but already an SUV”. Indeed, outwardly, the Nissan Terrano II with its round eyes looks somewhat frivolous. Continue reading

Porsche Boxster, Mazda RX-8: In the spotlight zone

For a long time test cars did not arouse such interest of others: drivers, pedestrians, traffic police officers. The latter followed the car with gaze, but it seemed they simply forgot to raise the rod.

Both cars received attention in full, but it was different. The red Mazda RX-8 aroused curiosity and a desire to measure strength. Continue reading

Mitsubishi Pajiiro Pinin

Mitsubishi Pajero Pinin / Mitsubishi Pajero Pinin “made its European debut in 1999 with a three-door body and 1.8 liter engine. In October 2000, a five-door version of the machine with a new two-liter engine, aggregated with a mechanical or automatic gearboxes.

Compact SUVs are now in vogue. The Japanese, Koreans, British – all rushed to master the niche “SUV”. As a rule, a very limited off-road capability is typical for such cars, but at the same time it is not a bad ride for an ordinary passenger car, and the advantage to the highway side is obvious. Continue reading

Nissan Maxima: Maximum Nissan
The front-wheel-drive sedan "Nissan-Maxim" (in Japan, "Sephiro") debuted in 1994. Modification with a station wagon appeared three years later. This spring in Geneva showed the second generation of this model…

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Toyota Corolla: In balzakovskom age
"Corolla" was the success of the company "Toyota", a kind of Japanese "Golf", not losing popularity for 30 years with all the changes in the model range. Last year, the…

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Mazda 6: Six Plus
The company “Mazda” has always had in the model range any extraordinary car with a pronounced sports orientation. Suffice it to recall the rotary RX-7 and RX-8 or Xedos sedan,…

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Mazda 6: Six Plus
The company “Mazda” has always had in the model range any extraordinary car with a pronounced sports orientation. Suffice it to recall the rotary RX-7 and RX-8 or Xedos sedan,…

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