Researched and written in Japan with the full co-operation of the factory, this book is the definitive story of the second generation of Mazda's MX-5 – the car that re-invented the affordable lightweight roadster, a species that was thought to be extinct as the 1990s drew near.
This Manual concentrates on the competition history and anatomy of the Group A rally Imprezas which competed between 1993 and 1996, with insight from drivers and co-drivers, and looks at what is involved in running a Group A Impreza today.
This book examines the three generations of Subaru Impreza WRX and WRX STI from 1992 - 2012, including how the roadgoing cars were developed from the successful rally models, production history and specification details.
Unique Motor Books are compiled from the UK magazine “Autocar”, “Autocourse” , “Sporting Motorist” and from a wide variety of other magazines from around the world. This book contains road tests, service data and road research reports on Mitsubishi Colt and Galant.
Un volume che raccoglie per iscritto e con poche parole il “benvenuto” alla neonata in casa Nissan, la nuova Micra, di personaggi come Alessandro Bergonzoni, Antonello Colonna, Daniele Pellegrini, Lidewij Edelkoort, Mario Cristiani, Stefano Dominella, Cesara Buonamici, Riccardo Rossi, Giovanna Todini, Leone Pompucci, Claudio Trinati, Patrizia Tomasich.
The new Nissan 350Z has brought back the glory days of the original Datsun 240Z by offering a high level of performance at a reasonable price. Powered by a 274-horsepower V-6 featuring continuously variable valve timing, the 350Z stacks up nicely against the Porsche Boxster or Honda S2000. This is the inside story of how the 350Z came to be is told from the board room to the test track. Respected automotive journalist John Lamm tells the tale with in-depth interviews with the major players in design, sales, and management on the project.
55 International articles on Nissan’s fifth Z car generation include road and comparison tests, updates, specifications, plus advice on acquiring a good used 350Z. The fifth Nissan Z car generation, the 350Z Coupe, made its US debut as a 2003 model and was offered with five levels of trim. The Roadsters appeared the following year. The 350Z filled a gaping hole in the market and was greeted enthusiasticallhy. Models reported on are the Coupe, Roadster, GT4, GT-S and Nismo. Included are road and comparison tests, updates, specifications plus advice on acquiring a good used 350Z.
Cherry, Micra, Bluebird, Qashqai, Juke…these are the most known models by the great Japanese car maker, but there are a lots more, derivatives included, which are not so familiar with the European countries, but equally important. From the mythic 240Z of the 70s up to to-day’s GT-R, the complete production in a chronological order and illustrated fully in colours.
The volume celebrates the 85th anniversary history of these fascinating cars and the rise of the Japanese industry, togheter with the ten years’ history of the Italian branch. Official book with CD-ROM included.
This exciting portfolio of articles drawn from leading Road & Track magazine, covering the production of these Nissan cars from 1984 up to 2003, includes history, road tests and complete specifications along with performance data. For the serious enthusiasts, the Portfolio series is an excellente reference for collecting, restoring or buying the car of your dreams.