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1. Controlling Cash for Cars

President Putin has called for automotive companies to keep car prices low.

Tags: business, economy, government, putin, cars
2. Automotive Industry Out of Gear

Russian imports of Chinese cars have steadily fallen since the invasion of Ukraine began, revealing a stalling industry.

Tags: china, economy, war in ukraine, Ukraine, automobile, cars
3. Trading COVID for a Car

Thankful for the care they received while ill, one citizen gladly gives away their wheels for the greater good. 

Tags: medicine, healthcare, health care, Vladivostok, covid 19, COVID, trucks, cars
4. Robots Hit the Road

Three Russian cities are set to host the country's first unmanned taxis. What could go wrong?

Tags: computers, cars, transport, robot, drones
5. Duct-Taped and Speeding

A young Russian blogger and his accomplice published a video of vehicular hooliganism on September 1.

Tags: sports car, abortion, duct tape, arrest, cars, extreme bloggers, blogger, social media
6. A Real Hot Rod

Who needs headlights when you have flamethrowers instead? This Russian mechanic decided to find out. 

Tags: zhiguli, fire, humor, technology, cars, krasnodar
7. Get Your "Mad Max" on in Russia's "Silk Way" Rally

A trip for rugged vehicles of many types and stripes, Russia’s “Silk Way” Rally began on July 1 in Omsk.

Tags: race course, mongolia, siberia, motor sports, summer sports, trucks, cars, race
8. UFOs, Cars, and Steven Seagal's Samurai Sword

In this week's Odder News, Russians are geeked about UFOs, past and present collide, and Steven Seagal becomes a real-life special agent.

Tags: ufos, steven seagal, cars, porsche, figure skating, plushenko, sakhalin, horses, bashkiria
9. The Little Classic That Could

The Fighting Classic Club (Боевая классика) is an informal group of teens who love old Zhigulis. They purchase the aged (often non-functioning) cars for kopeks, restore them, souping them up in their lilliputian garages, and then improvise nighttime races and rallies through city streets, in shopping complex parking lots, or on frozen lakes just outside the city.

Tags: youth, tolyatti, zhiguli, cars
10. City Spotlight: Barnaul

A carjacking museum, Soviet statues, and Hollywood letters: let's take a closer look at one of Russia's best-hidden gems, the city of Barnaul. 

Tags: lenin, Altai, medicine, food, cars, barnaul

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