Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 40. Chapters: Lada Niva, Nissan Skyline, Suzuki Jimny, Subaru Impreza, AIL Storm, Suzuki Ignis, koda Yeti, Nissan Juke, Honda Z, Dacia Sandero, Daihatsu Terios, Honda Crossroad, ARO 10, Fiat Sedici, Ford Fusion, Suzuki v. Consumers Union, Ford EcoSport, Mitsubishi Pajero iO, Daihatsu Rocky, Honda HR-V, Mini SUV, Toyota Urban Cruiser, Mitsubishi Pajero Junior, DR5, Mazda AZ-Offroad, Audi Q1. Excerpt: The Nissan Skyline ( in Japanese) is a line of compact cars originally produced by the Japanese carmaker Prince Motor Company starting in 1957 and subsequently by Nissan after the two companies merged in 1966. It is currently available in either coup, or sedan body styles, and are most commonly known by their round brake lights, with the station wagon bodystyle being dropped in 1989 with the introduction of the R32 platform. Iterations R30 to R34 of the Skyline are still popular tuner cars for Japanese car enthusiasts from the 1980s to today, especially with available features such as straight-6 engines, turbochargers, and the high-performance GT-R trim. While not distributed in the United States, the Skyline's prominence in video games, movies and magazines resulted in many such cars being imported there from 1999 to late 2005, after Motorex petitioned the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to allow 1990-1999 GT-Rs and GTSs to be imported, at the condition that they were modified to meet United States Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards. The 11th generation Skyline (V35) was a major turning point for the nameplate, as it dropped the Skyline's trademark characteristics such as the straight-6 engine and turbocharging, eventually separated the GT-R into its own line, and moved to V6-engined era, this decision which extended to all later Skylines. Nissan decided to position the Skyline for the luxury-sport market, ...Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
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