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|<p>Welcome to ''Autocade'' (beta), the international automotive database. It’s a wiki that’s global, rather than geographically biased; and, we believe, more carefully edited. It’s aimed at motoring enthusiasts and the press who want a quick, accurate reference to international 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

Volkswagen Passat (NMS)

2012 Volkswagen Passat.jpg

Volkswagen Passat/Shanghai Volkswagen New Passat (NMS). 2011 to date (prod. n/a). 4-door sedan. F/F, 1390, 1798, 1984 cm³ petrol, 1968 cm³ diesel (I4 DOHC), 2480 cm³ (I5 DOHC), 2975, 3597 cm³ (V6 DOHC). Mid-sized challenger designed to take on ..→


Lexus NX

2014 Lexus NX F Sport.jpg

Lexus NX. 2014 to date (prod. n/a). 5-door SUV. F/F, F/A, 1998 cm³ petrol, 2494 cm³ petrol–electric hybrid (I4 DOHC). Lexus enters the BMW X1 (E84) market with a very stylish SUV. Base model (NX 200t) with two-litre turbo, complemented by hybrid (NX ..→


Maybach 62

Maybach 62.jpg

Maybach 62. 2002–12 (prod. 3,000 approx. incl. 57). 4-door saloon, 4-door landaulet. F/R, 5513, 5980 cm³ (V12 OHC). Flagship of revived Maybach range but, like 57, never caught on, with public perceiving it to be a lengthened and more exclusive ..→


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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