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The retro automobiles

The Introduction
«Dixi DA1»
«Combat vehicle of salvo fire BM-13 (Katusha)»
«M-72 (motorcycle with the side-car)»
«GAZ-20 (Pobeda)»
«GAZ-21 (Volga)»
«GAZ-12 (ZIM)»
«ZAZ-965A Zaporozhets»
«Dixi DA1» (Germany 1929 )
Photo automobile. Dixi DA1

This model was produced by the plant Of "diksi" on the license of firm "Austin" from 1921 through 1929. The feature Of design: double-seat crankshaft, the independent suspension of front wheels (on the late modifications).

Engine: 4-cylinder
Working volume: 748 cm3
Power: 15 hp
Gearbox: 3
Distance between axises: 1900 mm
Mass: 535 kg
Speed: 75 km/h
Body with two adult and two children's places of the type of sleeping compartment.
Designer:G. Ostin.
Are prepared 9408 machines of this model. Restorer and the keeper of machine - D. Orleane, the member of club AAK (Riga).
Photos: Y. Povolotskiy
Text: L. Shugurov
© "Planet", 1988
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