The appearance of the production version was preceded by the Peugeot 308 RCZ concept car, which was presented at the Frankfurt Motor Show in September 2007. The success of the model was so deafening that the need for its commercial production became apparent. Creating a production car was carried out as soon as possible. His presentation took place at the 63rd Motor Show in Frankfurt, just 2 years after the first presentation of the 308 RCZ concept. Worldwide sales of the Peugeot RCZ started in the spring of 2010. By the way, RCZ is the first passenger car of the brand, in the name of which there are no numbers with one or two “0” in the center. Continue reading
The debut of the rear-wheel drive convertible Ferrari F430 Spider took place in 2005 at the Geneva Motor Show. In the same year, sales began, first in Europe, and then on the American market.
Participation in Formula 1 competitions and ring races gives Ferrari an advantage over other companies: on the track you can perfectly test new technologies, and then apply them on ordinary, production models.
The Spider design, down to the characteristic five-spoke wheels, was designed with the participation of the Pininfarina body shop, a traditional Ferrari partner. Aerodynamics of the car was developed using Formula 1 technology using a virtual layout and computer simulation. Each body element works for the correct Continue reading
In the 80s, Suzuki sold the 1982 Alto Koreans to the Koreans – as a result, Daewoo Tico began production in 1988. The design of Daewoo Tico seemed to the Koreans quite successful. Therefore, when creating a new compact car, it was decided to save money and build a Matiz based on Tico. It is noteworthy that the design of Daewoo Matiz was invented by Italians from ItalDesign studio, who first created this appearance for the new little Fiat, but then decided to give it to Daewoo.
The compact five-door Matiz is promoted exclusively in Western Europe, where there is a high demand for city cars. This maneuverable and easy-to-drive model feels great in the dense stream of large cities. Continue reading