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Hi !  &  Welcome to the best site for . . .

Japanese  MICRO-CARS  [kei-cars]

on the planet . . . !!

                         It’s  Kei-tastic  !!

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軽自動車同人雑誌 (kei-jidōsha-dōjin-zasshi)  formerly ‘ kei-car-world ‘

(The Fanzine for Kei Classics & Sports / Cars & Trucks, old & new)

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B o n   v o y a g e  –  安全な 旅行   –  have a nice day !!

(below)  The Ultimate kei-car ?The Honda S660 MugenYes !!

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The mid-engined, 2015 Honda S660 targa topped roadster takes the kei-car genre to new heights.  At around ¥1,917,707 (£12,000) for the standard model, the Mugen style and tuning parts can lift this figure to around ¥3,355,987 (£21,000) !!  The transverse mid-engined, rear-wheel drive 3-cylinder 660cc motor pushes out 47kW (63hp) with 104Nm (77 lb ft) of torque and uses either a 6-speed manual gearbox or a CVT with paddle-shift and has a limited top speed of 140 kph (87 mph).

A far cry from the SuminoeF l y i n g  F e a t h e rof 1955 . . .

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. . . with  350cc / 2-cyl / 12.5 bhp & 60 kph (37 mph!!

O r   t h e  . . .

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1958 Yanmar KT pickup – the only diesel engined kei-truck ?


. . .  T h i s   M o n t h  . . .

A light-hearted look at . . .

[ The A – Z of Kei – Cars !! ]

Image result for a  is  for:  Related image    Autozam  AZ-1   Image result for mazda az1

Image result for l is for: Related image Mitsubishi Minica LettuceMITSUBISHI MINICA LETTUCE

Image result for z is  for the zed3  Honda  Z‘  sp9

For the rest  >  ‘A-Z of K


. . . Our  N e w   F e a t u r e . . .

A quick look into what’s behind our titles (liable to change on a monthly basis)

Kei-Cars” The first truly successful kei-carRelated image The Subaru 360 Related image

The ‘A’ List”   From the 1950’s:  kc78  The Auto Sandal 2-seater  kc48

The Manufacturers”   The lesser known:  m1  AUTOZAM  m4

Kei-Trucks” There are many forms of the act1  Subaru Sambar  kt21

Sports”  All eyes on the new   Caterham Seven 160  Image result for caterham seven 160

Cars”  From the Subaru 360:       To the Suzuki Wagon R:  Related image

Other Cars”   The  Toyota  Pixis  SpaceRelated image&  Mega: Related image

4×4’s” From HopeStarkc103 to the Suzuki Jimny:jim20

The Era’s” From 360cc   to 660cc:  mod15

Media” is for ‘Manga‘: cc120 and ‘Anime‘: med8

Concept Cars”  Early cars:  c26  to the present day: a company you 8217 ve probably forgotten about will bring 11 concepts to 2017 tokyo auto salon - 699381

Spotlight on . . . from 3-wheelers:Изображение to ‘Dress Up:Related image

Miscellaneous” Rebadging: mod2 to Snippets: sp14


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Wikipedia :  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page

For  being  a  veritable  goldmine  of  kei-car  information.

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