Russian Field Contains Interesting Selection of Soviet Oddities

What's not to love about a field full of vehicles in various states of decomposition? This sentiment is perhaps even more true when the assortment of family sedans and commercial vehicles are of Russian origin—at least that is what it seems like after looking at these pictures. » 4/22/12 2:00pm 4/22/12 2:00pm

Neglected Audi R8 Is No Match For A Russian Winter

Judging from the extreme nature of Russian winters and countless pictures we've seen of cars absolutely buried it seems fairly common to get your car frozen beneath piles of snow in the country. What strikes us as fairly uncommon about these pictures, taken in the city of Nizhny Novgorod, is the fact this victim of the … » 3/11/12 4:00pm 3/11/12 4:00pm

See An Amazing Russian Tank Replica Come Together

Although the Russian tendency to think outside of the box can produce some rather amusing moments and odd automotive creations sometimes the result is one of pure genius. Those are the two words we would use to describe the build process of this impressive tank replica. » 2/19/12 2:00pm 2/19/12 2:00pm

Take A Look Inside The Russian Factory Where Ultra Exclusive ZIL Limos …

While Russian manufacturer Zavod imeni Likhachova—more commonly referred to as ZIL—might be best known for the buses and trucks they produce, the company also built the high dollar executive sedans and limos that transported rich and important Russians for decades. » 2/18/12 12:30pm 2/18/12 12:30pm

Watch a massive Russian truck save itself from almost certain disaster

If you've never heard of a Russian Kirovec K-701 commercial truck don't worry—we hadn't either until we came across this amazing video this past week on Bangshift.com. We're not exactly sure how this 30,000 pound truck ended up in the middle of a river but we've certainly seen crazier things happen in Russia. » 1/14/12 9:00am 1/14/12 9:00am

Intoxicated Russian innovator comes up with new use for windshield…

There was a time when windshield wipers were just safety devices used to keep your windshield clear of weather and debris. That time is over. As this Russian genius demonstrates, once you are stuck in the mud windshield wipers can be used for a completely different and arguably more important task—holding your booze.
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