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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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==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] and [http://autocade.net/index.php/Category:Nameplates nameplates] are 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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*[[Nissan Bluebird Sylphy (G11)]]
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*[[Rolls-Royce Park Ward]]
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*[[Lamborghini Countach]]
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*[[Citroën LN]]
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*[[Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme (1973–7)]]
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*[[Hillman Minx (1967–70)]]
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*[[Morris 1500]]
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[http://autocade.net/index.php/Special:Allpages View all models]
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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

Hyundai Dynasty

1999 Hyundai Dynasty.jpg

Hyundai Dynasty (LX). 1996–2005 (prod. n/a). 4-door sedan, 4-door LWB sedan. F/F, 2497, 2972, 3496 cm³ (V6 DOHC). Essentially a facelifted Grandeur, originally with the 3·0 and 3·5 only, the 2·5 introduced in 1997. Hyundai’s ..→


Kia Soul (PS)

2013 Kia Soul.jpg

Kia Soul (기아 쏘울) (PS). 2013 to date (prod. n/a). 5-door sedan. F/F, 1582 cm³ diesel, 1591, 1999 cm³ petrol (I4 DOHC), 28 kWh electric. Kia’s funky, boxy crossover hatchback back for a second generation with similar design themes, including blacked-out ..→


Tata Nano

Tata Nano.jpg

Tata Nano. 2009 to date (prod. n/a). 4- and 5-door sedan. F/R, 623 cm³ (I2 OHC). Tata’s much-vaunted Rs. 1 lakh car (eventually selling at Rs. 1·15 lakh) announced in January 2008, but vehicles did not hit the roads till 2009 due to factory problems. The idea: ..→


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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