Golden BMW X5 is terrible

This very gold BMW X5 was spotted in a student parking lot outside a Kazakhstani Technical University. We don't know how or why the German SUV's owner made it so gold, but the result is truly terrible. » 8/14/11 4:00pm 8/14/11 4:00pm

How did this car get inside of this van?

The film Borat allegedly unfairly portrayed Kazakhs as a bunch of trashy Central Asian simpletons. So wrong. This photo proves that Kazakhs are actually trashy Central Asian geniuses. But how — and why — did they do it? Let's find out. » 6/15/11 10:30am 6/15/11 10:30am

Holy Freaking Hell, This Saw Cuts Through Mountains

Tech puts us in a state of awe all the time. Sometimes it's the little things. The transistors. The immaculate pixels. The gorgeous lens. And then sometimes it's a humungous goddamn saw in Kazakhstan that obliterates everything in its path. » 5/06/11 11:20am 5/06/11 11:20am

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The Soviet space shuttle's final ride

For nearly two decades, the Soviet Union attempted to beat the United States in the space race with its own fleet of space shuttles. Here's the story of the final Soviet shuttle's last ride. » 2/03/11 2:00pm 2/03/11 2:00pm

Verrr' Nice: Almaty, Kazakhstan To Get Bentley Dealership

The boys from Crewe are moving into the land of Great Success. Because everyone else is making lame Borat jokes, we'll spare you the pain. Jagshemash. [Bentley Motors] » 2/10/10 5:15pm 2/10/10 5:15pm

Kazakhstan Not Banning RHD Cars

Kazakhstan has decided not to ban the presence of right-hand drive cars on its roads after all. Rather, future imports of RHD vehicles will be restricted. The government reversed its intention take the vehicles — largely imported JDM models — off the nation's highways and byways due to the massive upsetitude of many… » 7/16/07 7:25pm 7/16/07 7:25pm

Kazakhstan to Ban Exploitation of Right-Hand Drive Cars

Now that homosexuals no longer have to wear blue hats in Kazakhstan, the former Soviet republic is turning its political might toward another social injustice. The Kazakh Security Council has determined that they will end "in three years the exploitation of the right hand drive cars." Amen. We hate to see the little… » 11/22/06 2:30am 11/22/06 2:30am

DaimlerChrysler To Consider Joint Venture For Make Benefit Glorious…

A major auto-industry shakeup involving DaimlerChrysler and a Kazakhstan-based production company could be at hand, according to recent news reports. The two companies are reportedly investigating a possible joint venture that may result in a groundbreaking outsourcing deal. With neither side revealing details, we've… » 10/18/06 12:02pm 10/18/06 12:02pm