Concerns about insurance fraud and other unpleasantries are inducing many Russian drivers to mount video cameras on their dashes. In their efforts to protect themselves from exploitation, they've also racked up an incredible archive of near-misses and utter insanity. What's the best Russian dashcam video?
Apple devotees who openly display their Cupertino affections usually don't get much sympathy. Slow urban traffic is no place for clumsy pushiness. Combine the two and you end up with this puzzling encounter in Russia.
What was seemingly an average night stuck in traffic took a turn for the surreal when a hatchback randomly flew onto Leninsky Prospekt. Fortunately the initial landing zone was clear, but several other cars did end up badly bashed.
Working late night sucks; working late night outdoors in the cold is worse. Sometimes you just have to say screw this and take a break from clearing an icy parking lot and live out your Gymkhana fantasies with your tractor.
Working on your car at home can help one develop a satisfying sense of accomplishment. It can also lead to global humiliation, as with this underdressed Russian mobile-sound aficionado trying to install a subwoofer in his VW Cabrio the hard way.