Work on new models – Lanos, Nubira and Leganza – began in late 1993 with the so-called “V100 project”. Cars were intended for world markets, and made them “the whole world.” The overall engineering development of Leganza was conducted by the English MIRA (Motor Industry Research Association).
In 1998, the gaining strength of the Korean concern Daewoo launched a massive attack on the world market. The flagship of the squadron, consisting of completely new models, was the Leganza sedan. Since before the company was engaged in the production of only licensed copies of other people’s cars, to Continue reading
Chrysler Voyager is a classic American minivan with a hell of a big and spacious interior, comfortable soft suspension, powerful engines and, very importantly, a low price.
It is believed that the world’s first minivan was invented by Renault. However, fans of the American auto industry are very skeptical about this statement. According to them, the first car with this type of body was built by Chrysler, which showed the Voyager model in 1983, which subsequently caused huge demand. Voyager was produced both in the standard version and in the elongated version (Grand version). In addition, the Chrysler Town & Country model was sold in the US market – the most luxurious modification of this minivan. Continue reading
In 2004, a joint venture General Motors – AvtoVAZ was opened, which began mass production of Chevrolet Viva cars. This model was developed on the basis of the Opel Astra T-3000 platform. Of the visible changes in appearance compared to the German counterpart, the car received a new grille, front bumper, nameplates and rear reflector. The interior has also undergone some changes. The color of the dashboard, the material and the color of the seats became different.
The car is available in three trim levels: L, LS and GLS.
Basic (L) is the most modest. Instead of a radio tape recorder, there is no covered niche, no air conditioning, no electric windows and mirrors, as well as rear head restraints, airbags and steering wheel adjustments. But Continue reading