The birth of a new generation Nissan X-Trail is long overdue. Other automakers are already being sold in Russian models competing with all sorts of "flowing lines" on the sides, and Nissan this year alone on the mountain gave his version of the midsize urban crossover.X-Trail 2015 is equipped with Chassis Control, which is able to shift torque between axles depending on road conditions.But I think the explanation is simpler. Apparently, some big chief in Nissan has decided that the time for Worldwide «People hawala» Korean masterpieces of car design, the it is the consumer Read more [...]
With the fallout of the first snow of the owners of off-road vehicles equipped with the system part-time, it begins to torment the perennial question: whether all-wheel drive - in the full sense of the word - they own a car.Is there life on Mars, if there is life on Mars? Science is not known. However, she did not know and many others, quite frankly, vital things… «To be or not to be?». «That is the question?». «She prayed there at night the murdered Desdemona?». «Who said «meow»?»And finally, the fundamental: «Whether it Read more [...]
Alas, these luxury cars available literally units Russians. Yet at the last Moscow Motor Show 2012 at booth Lexus, as, indeed, and exposures to other premium brands, the admiration of visitors was much greater than that of new products "budget" brands. WSS fifth generation Lexus LS is really damn good. AND let owners of its previous generation in 2011 Russia began just 259 people, and up to November 2012 was sold only 132 pieces, to present a wide automobile public LS 2013 model year is at least in order to assess the level and the possibility of the world Read more [...]
In the popular poker dictionary is an expression "to move the deer," which means a bet all-in. In Russian - "go for broke". But whatever you call it action, in fact it is the last chance: if you do not win, then at least improve things. For Toyota LC150, we better known as Prado, there is nothing to correct, so that the term all-in takes a somewhat different meaning.Despite a fairly large body, Land Cruiser Prado was quite maneuverable: when turning it easily fits in with two half lanes, or 5.8 meters. This machine should be called all in one — «Everything Read more [...]
Just something a couple of years needed to pickup from Volkswagen received the new transmission, which dreamed of participants has his first test. Long Shots roads paved, asphalt, dirt road, broken betonka, field road — But for the public «Elemental» Germans have created this car. Very good first option pickup manual gearbox and 163-horsepower engine is still short-change draft on bottoms, and perhaps it was the main claim to him. I remember how in edition, we discussed the constitution is alive and reliability of power Read more [...]
In January of this year, Ford Tourneo Connect rose. As, however, almost all represented on the Russian market the brand and model and the domestic automobile industry and overseas. However, for the senior modification "merchant» - LWB Trend 1.8TD 110 hp - Increase came not very significant. Especially when you take into account the opportunities that this offers «truck» its owner.Lingering Tyagun country road kilometers two in Tula outback did not initially scared. Let the slope and I reached ten degrees in some places, but Local fat black earth was like Read more [...]
Range Rover - a car out of time, otherwise it would have long ago left behind by dinosaurs. But this does not happen, because the biggest British SUV is not just a machine and accessory - a measure of status and wealth. However, to be a universal car he gets better.Despite A luxury positioning, Range Rover remains one of the most «capable» SUV in class. As laid flagship, it is a projection, a star on the which can be seen on the merits of the entire lineup. Not We will involve here «toddler» Evoque, but if a little Read more [...]
Friends gathered in full force and putting all family affairs on the weekend, we went hunting. Minibus out of the city and confidently rushed away, swallowing the kilometers of snow-covered highway. Soon the lights of the metropolis slowly fade away in a short winter day. Side of the road were buried in the snow. Lights snatched from dusk fantastic silhouettes snowy trees. The counter flow of cars, dazzling lights, tech hurried to the city. Who was returning home after work, people who wanted to have fun in the coming weekend. Roomy interior allowed to comfortably accommodate Read more [...]
"I want Snow White! Frosty blue of the day! "At about this:I want to, I want to, but not yet obtained.I turned off on January 13th, according to the forecast of rain and 2.We go with my father.The forecast did not disappoint.We got to the place.Print newly-fallen snow !!!…..Honestly, I do not dare call it a newly-fallen snow when behind two and pouring rain.But nothing will get used to the new climate. Anyway, sledochki be fresh as a clean sheet.This time the car left out in the village, and drove five kilometers of forest roads. Recent frosts well secured land and go, even without special Read more [...]
• Turn on dipped headlights, and best of — fog lights (if you have them). When driving in the fog is not only important to see yourself, but also clearly identify yourself: the headlights of your car will be a good warning for other drivers.
• Turn on the wipers and heated windshield if it Zapatero or covered outside with mud: it is necessary to ensure maximum visibility.
• Watch the speed of your movement: you must have time to react to a sudden obstacle. Remember that in a dense fog, you cannot go faster than 10-20 km/H.
• Lower the glass Read more [...]
The second part. Start here.
Nearest gas station on the federal highway - Ust-Nera. Before it we fuel even with our reserves, might not be enough. So we decided to move to Oymyakon, the road is shorter, and judging by the map the nearest gas station is not that far. We turned off the federal highway to the right, breaking what that river and moved forward. After about a kilometer, we stumbled upon the village, rather than on what's left of it. As it turned out, this was Kyubeme.
Houses were abandoned, some even with glass in frames. Residential units remained one-two. And oddly enough there Read more [...]
RULES OF MOVEMENT OF HITCHHIKING.How and what to go on an expedition or it is a matter of taste. How to purchase a ticket for plane, train or bus - it is clear to everyone. Here we just outline the main requirements of hitchhiking, which, as pointed out countless practice always or almost always comes navilock when: • no funds (at one point ended); • places in the car (plane, car) none; • time to wait for the next flight no; • but there is a desire to get even one shot of adrenaline and memories, and at the same time to see the road with its special laws in a different perspective.The practice Read more [...]
Car 44-year-old Peter Skillberga found Friday on a forest road - a kilometer from one of the motorway near the town of Umea.
Recently, there were severe frosts: the thermometer fell to minus 30 degrees.
Skillberg was so weak that he could say a few words. He said that he was here on December 19, the food he was not, and he replaced the snow water.
Police say they have no reason not to believe the hapless motorist.
Skillberg is in a local hospital, the doctors say that he is recovering.
Found his group of fans to ride a snowmobile, which at first thought that under a snowdrift is abandoned car. Read more [...]
Greetings to all friends or says a good friend of mine, went to ... enemies!)))
the reason for writing this article was a comment on yesterday's two boundless spaces of this wonderful site and today's incident, which occurred with your humble servant tourists.
in fact, the comments themselves:
+11.82 Leda - Cossack village
on hand-foot tape strapped! That's where you are now and will go bang! And you have no hooks or fishing line!
(Jack with spare wheel though there?)
And I'm still gonna get a handbag! There docks and tf ... and in the pockets, I have not (and may not have pockets) ...
Hmm Read more [...]
Hello. The other day a few of our comrades, vyzhivuntsev, asked me to talk about how I was able to get in touch with the miracle of technology - deep-water manned "Mir1" and "Mir-2". I do not really understand how sideways this story has to do with survival, but nevertheless, to share what he witnessed and what was involved. Hopefully, it will be interesting.
Teach me to use any function «cut»!
It all began quite casually - with a phone call. Called my good friend Andrew Murzin, with whom we have made good diving and even a little povodolazili. He said that his friend, Roman Afonin, who is Read more [...]
Good day and good health, Komrad. There was a time when winter night with an official car parked skomunizdili half a tank of gas. Honestly, still gnawing thought - teach scum.
Questions like: "why?" - Not interisuyut, there is the question - "why?" Answer - but what would not povadno. Thought - catch "live bait", ie put back a company car, but that for the trap and how it should work, I ask you, dear friends, who are interested - ask to connect. Thanks in advance. Read more [...]
Promised 7-year-old son take a winter hike last summer, and it is necessary to keep the word - and that barely managed to find time at the very end of winter!
We actually in winter is long over - all February zero temperature and rain, mud and ice. But I figured that the snow in the woods yet to stay, especially if you travel further. And then, when we drive past the last village on the way, gradually began like this:
Further, a lot of photos ...
I recently visited our surrounding woods and copses, but there is no such a long time, well, a maximum of 5-10 cm in a board packed snow. And Read more [...]