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
Model Xsara Picasso debuted in 1999. It is a front-wheel drive minivan based on an elongated Citroen Xsara base with transverse engines.
Like all the creations of Citroen, this car carries the brand’s signature features. Original design: curved lines of a drop-shaped body, unusual “slanted” headlights, gracefully curved rear pillars, a large area of glazing. The look of Picasso is remembered and stands out against the general background of other classmates. It is noteworthy that the avant-garde design does not interfere with the convenience of passengers. 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