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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Mazda 3, Toyota Corolla: Consumer Sedans
Sedans "golf" class is still the most popular product in the Russian market. So the debut of "Corolla" of the new generation was, of course, the main event of the…

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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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Monthly Archives: April 2019

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Mazda 2: City Toy

Bright and cute “Mazda-2” reminded toy avtomobchik. Made of soft plastic, with a whistle in the bottom – twenty years ago, my youngest daughter loved to play that way when she was splashing in the bathroom. But compactness is deceptive. If we turn to the figures, it turns out that the “toy” has an almost four-meter body and exceeds one and a half meters in height – on the shoulder of a tall man! As well as the “relative on the platform” “Ford-Fusion”, it refers to high hatchbacks, from which it is easy to reach compact vans. Continue reading

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, “grown” from the standard 626th model. It is not surprising that a similar fate touched the now-popular “six”, which received a “charged” version with the MPS index. Continue reading

Isuzu Trooper: Yours among strangers

SUV “Isuzu-Truper” is not as popular with us as its competitors: “Mitsubishi Pajero”, “Nissan Patrol GR / Nissan Patrol” or “Toyota Landkruyzer.” There is also a share of the guilt of the Japanese company Isuzu Motors, which was in no hurry to enter the game on the “Russian field”. Another circumstance that can confuse motorists lies in the fact that in different markets, “Isuzu” is sold under different, even “alien” names. Continue reading

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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…

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Toyota Corolla Verso: Peace to your home
Like a meek servant from the East, she is ready to give everything to the benefit of her master's family hearth. But who is she really? Seven in the boat,…

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