NATO Meets Warsaw Pact In Copenhagen: Land Rover and UAZ-469!

This is Down On The Street Bonus Edition, where we admire interesting street-parked cars in places other than the Island That Rust Forgot. We've already seen a WW2 vet on the Copenhagen street, and now it's the Cold War's turn. » 1/24/10 1:00pm 1/24/10 1:00pm

Cars Of The Soviet Union: The Definitive History, by Andy Thompson

Whether you're wrenching on a flying Spitfire or a leaking Spitfire, Haynes has a shop manual for you. Very useful, but hardly the sort of thing you'd keep on your coffee table. » 3/28/09 2:00pm 3/28/09 2:00pm

Flavor Flav's Spare Tire Is The New Carbon Fiber Which Was The New…

Spotted on the back of Flavor Flav's pimped-out Russian UAZ, sources indicate this could be the next big trend in SUV customization at this year's SEMA » 9/25/08 6:20pm 9/25/08 6:20pm show, supplanting which was, as everyone remembers, the . [via ]

Fecund Russian Breeders Awarded Free UAZ Patriot!

No doubt spurred by memories of endless columns of Red Army troops kicking those damn Nazis all the way back to Berlin during the Great Patriotic War, the Russian region of Ulyanovsk is giving big prizes to residents who help to jack up Russia's declining birthrate by participating in a reproductive frenzy. The deal… » 8/15/07 10:30am 8/15/07 10:30am