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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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==Starting out==
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'''Also inside'''
  
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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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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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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=='''Starting out'''==
  
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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.]
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*[[Dodge Journey]]
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*[[Aston Martin V12 Vanquish]]
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[http://autocade.net/index.php/Special:Allpages View all models]
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If you want to see what’s here generally, 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] and [http://autocade.net/index.php/Category:Nameplates nameplates] are listed.
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''Autocade'' is an initiative of [http://jyanet.com/media JY&A Media].
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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

Honda Insight (ZE2)

2009 Honda Insight.jpg

Honda Insight (ZE2/ZE3). 2009–14 (prod. n/a). 5-door sedan. F/F, 1339, 1499 cm³ petrol–electric hybrid (I4 OHC). Reborn Insight, less innovative than ZE1 of 1999, and using some parts’ bin components to keep the cost down. Developed as a rival to ..→


Mitsubishi Colt 1000, 1100, 1200

Mitsubishi Colt 1200.jpg

Mitsubishi Colt (A20/A21/A23). 1963–70 (prod. n/a). 2- and 4-door sedan, 5-door wagon, 3-door van. F/R, 977, 1088, 1189 cm³ (I4 OHV). Traditional Colt, slotting above fastback models which also bore the Colt name. ..→


Lincoln Town Car (1998–2011)

2001 Lincoln Town Car Cartier.jpg

Lincoln Town Car (FN145). 1998–2011 (prod. 160,000 approx. from 2005 on). 4-door sedan, 4-door LWB sedan. F/R, 4601 cm³ (V8 OHC). Still on Panther platform as predecessor but modernized with New Edge design for 1998. With usual Town Car virtues ..→


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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