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VW Thinking About Exporting Cars Made In Russia


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Because of the sales slump that hit the Russian car market in recent months, some automakers are shutting down plants while others are considering exporting vehicles from their local assembly plants to curb losses.

Lada Vesta Cross Concept Debuts At Moscow Off-Road Show 2015 [w/Video]


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Remember last year’s Lada Vesta sedan concept? Well, the Russian automaker has just unveiled a new body style for the Vesta family of concepts, a jacked-up estate called Vesta Cross.

Watch Badass Russian Riders Cross Raging River On Their Ural Bikes


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Russia’s Ural Motorcycles builds some of the world’s toughest bikes with sidecars and you only need to watch the following video to realize there aren’t many obstacles these things can’t pass.

Toyota Stopped Making The Land Cruiser Prado In Russia


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The Russian car market is having a difficult time right now because of the economic crisis triggered by western-led sanctions and lower oil prices. Automakers are either scaling down or stopping their operations in Russia, with Toyota the latest to announce a production cut.

Here's Why Listening For Sirens Is Always A Good Idea


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Whether or not this guy didn't hear the siren or for some reason he just assumed that it was safe to change lanes, is unclear. What is clear is that this type of accident shouldn't ever happen.

Brabus G-Class And Mercedes-AMG S63 Coupe Play "Bodyguard and Oligarch" In Moscow


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Pitting a Mercedes-AMG S63 Coupe against a Brabus-tuned G63 AMG doesn’t make much sense, as these are two rather different beasts.

Russian Police Officers Gang On Driver After Their Van Cuts Him Off


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As bad as some American cops have proved they can act, we don’t recall an incident quite like this one from Russia.

Reckless Overtaking Results in Brutal Head-On Crash


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Some people just need to understand the added responsibility of driving a motorized vehicle on a public road and stop letting their emotions get the better of them.

Russian "Cop" Seems To Be Playing On The Wrong Side…


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Now this video from Russia looks like a scene from a dark comedy movie. The police officer, or rather a man dressed as one, stops a car in traffic, only for his buddies inside the car to run out and clear the stopped car of the owner’s belongings…

Mitsubishi Ending US Vehicle Production In November, Russian Crisis A Big Factor


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Mitsubishi announced that its US subsidiary will end production of the Outlander Sport at the Normal plant in Illinois at the end of November 2015.

Sometimes Lady Luck Looks Like This


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Luck is an abstract notion, but there are situations in which people can associate it with an image.

This is definitely one of those times, as the passengers of a car in Russia will probably remember for a very long time the sight of an overturned truck speeding towards them, sweeping everything in its path.

Aren’t These The Cutest “Pedestrians” You’ve Ever Seen?


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From time to time, dashcams catch heart-warming moments like the one you are about to see.

A duck and its ducklings were filmed while they were trying to cross a busy road in Russia using the pedestrian crossing.

Ford Sollers Starts Building Facelifted Focus In Russia


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Ford Sollers, Ford’s joint venture in Russia, has begun production of the facelifted Focus at the modernized Vsevolozhsk plant near St Petersburg, Russia.

Russian Motorcyclist Becomes A Stuntman Against His Will


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We’ve seen footage of motorcyclists landing on cars before, but this guy makes the spontaneous and unwanted stunt seem so effortless.

Scoop: Russia's Next Niva SUV Made By Chevrolet


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GM may be experiencing turbulent times in Russia, pulling out Opel, and minimizing the presence of Chevrolet, but one project that seems to remain unfazed by the current situation is the next Chevy Niva.

Tool Mistakes Toyota RAV4 For Supra And Crappy Russian Side Road For Racetrack


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Just by watching the first few seconds of this dash-cam video, you know that this is not going to end well for one of the motorists involved.

This KIA Crash Looks Like Something Out Of A Michael Bay Movie


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Here's an idea; how about slowing down and perhaps even stopping your car whenever you see the barrier drop in front of a railroad crossing? Words to live by.

White Porsche Cayman Goes Airborne During Insane Crash


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Unless you're trying out for the Chicago Bulls and you're definitely not behind the wheel of a moving car, that much hang time is going to get you in a lot of trouble.

Russian Dogs Found This Toyota RAV4 Delicious


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For some reason, a pair of canines went bonkers on a parked Toyota RAV4 somewhere in Russia.

Bentley Expanding Dealership Presence In Moscow


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In the face of an unstable economy and general dissent and polarization among its people, Russia’s luxury car sales sector is doing great. So much so that Bentley has just announced the opening of another dealership in Moscow to meet demand.