Monday, 26 September 2016

IZH 2126 Series 2 - An unknown hatchback

The development of a new model on the IZH factory started already in 1977. The serial production of the 2126 hovewer started only in 1990, and the cars were not that good... Here I reconstructed one of the prototypes from 1983. It still has style elements from the early IZH 412 and IZH 2715 models but already a modern hatchback body:

Sunday, 18 September 2016

MVTU - Stylish citycar from Soviet students

A small car created by engeneering students in Moscow in 1958. It had a motorcycle engine of only 7,5Hp and a top speed of 55km/h. The body was made of fiber glass. That led to a weicht of only 400kg. But just look at that styling!