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Here’s How Hard It Is to Start a Car That’s Been Underwater for Six Months

Screenshot: Garage 54 ENG (YouTube) In the fall of 2017, Vlad from the YouTube channel Garage 54 ENG left a Lada Samara for dead at the bottom of a lake. Then, early this year, he recovered it and tried to get it running. Here’s how that worked out. You may recall that this very YouTube …

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When Even the Soviet Union Got Into Group B

Group B’s popularity wasn’t just apparent from the huge crowds filling every stage. It was apparent from who was getting involved. Sure, there were some oddballs like Ferrari and a Citroen BX, but there was one that should’ve been ideologically opposed to the whole idea as an example of decadent bourgeois capitalism. This is the …

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Lada Niva 6×6 Built By Two Russians Is A Rather Unusual Project

Six-wheel drive SUVs, whether official or modified, are the bomb these days. Not only they look different, but the increased traction enables them to cope with some arduous terrains. However, they are far from affordable. So what can you do if you cannot afford the steep price/a>, yet still want one parked in your garage? …

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Russian Welds 3,000 Nails To Steel Wheels, Uses Them As Snow Tires

Studded snow tires are a good idea when one wants to drive safely on ice-covered roads. They dig into the ice, thus allowing the driver to keep control of the car. However, in most countries studded tires are banned outside winter months, as the studs are so tough they can dig into the pavement. For …