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|Welcome to ''Autocade'', the international, editable automotive database. It is a wiki—with a difference. It’s global, rather than geographically biased; and, we hope, more authoritative than general sites such as ''Wikipedia'', due to careful editing. It’s aimed at car enthusiasts, including the motoring press, who may want a quick reference to international models.
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|width="41%"| '''New on ''Autocade'''''
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Here are the 20 latest pages on ''Autocade''.
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[http://autocade.net/index.php/Special:Allpages View all models]
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Registered users can add and edit information on cars, and all can read the content on this site. Read more about ''Autocade'' on the ‘[[Autocade:About|About]]’ page. This site is in beta stage.
 
  
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'''Also inside'''
  
==Starting out==
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Of the 3,600-plus pages on ''Autocade'', here is a selection. Or try the [http://autocade.net/index.php/Special:Random ‘Random page’ link] to see what cars you recognize.
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You can search by typing a car name into the search box at the top of the page. If the car’s not present, you’ll see a page with a link you can click to write a new article.
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=='''Starting out'''==
  
We’re still organizing the site as it is early days—but you can hop over to the [http://autocade.net/index.php/Special:Allpages ‘All Pages’] link to see what’s here. Some [http://autocade.net/index.php/Category:Marques marques] are also listed.
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You can read more about ''Autocade'' on the [[Autocade:About|About]]’ page.
  
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If you’re hunting for a specific model, you can search using the box at the top right of the page. If your car is not present and you wish to add it, you can apply to the sysop for a registered user account by emailing him through [http://jackyan.com/contact.shtml this form.]
Here are 25 recent additions to the site.
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[http://autocade.net/index.php/Special:Allpages View all models]
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Revision as of 23:12, 31 December 2017

Autocade is an inter­national car cyclo­pædia that’s geo­­graphically unbiased, carefully edited for enthu­­siasts and media who want a quick, accurate reference.

Featured

Alvis TC21

1954 Alvis TC21 Grey Lady.jpg

Alvis TC21. 1953–5 (prod. 7,576, incl. 48 Grey Lady). 4-door saloon, 2-door convertible. F/R, 2993 cm³ (I6 OHV). Fancier version of TA21, with straight-six upgraded to 100 bhp. Grey Lady had twin carburettors, higher compression, and standard ..→


Vauxhall Chevette

Vauxhall Chevette 2-door.jpg

Vauxhall Chevette (T-car). 1975–84 (prod. 415,000 approx.). 2-, 3- and 4-door saloon, 3-door estate. F/R, 1256 cm³ (I4 OHV), 2279 cm³ (I4 DOHC). British version of GM’s T-car “world car” project. Entry-level Vauxhall, slotting below Viva, and ..→


AMC Marlin (1967)

1967 AMC Marlin.jpg

AMC Marlin. 1967 (prod. 2,545). 2-door coupé. F/R, 232 in³ (I6 OHV), 290, 343 in³ (V8 OHV). Marlin shifts to the full-size AMC Ambassador (1967–8) platform, but production dropped further due to poor sales. Deleted after one year. Price up from 1966 as ..→


New on Autocade

Here are the 20 latest pages on Autocade.

View all models


Also inside

Of the 3,600-plus pages on Autocade, here is a selection. Or try the ‘Random page’ link to see what cars you recognize.

View all models

Starting out

You can read more about Autocade on the ‘About’ page.

If you’re hunting for a specific model, you can search using the box at the top right of the page. If your car is not present and you wish to add it, you can apply to the sysop for a registered user account by emailing him through this form.

If you want to see what’s here generally, hop over to the ‘All Pages’ link to see what’s here. Some marques and nameplates are listed.

Some users enjoy the ‘Random page’ feature. See if you recognize what pops up.


Helpful links
Consult the Users’ Guide for information on using the wiki software.

Autocade is an initiative of JY&A Media.





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