This has put me off touring Russia

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  1. jhorsf

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    Good to see the horses know how to use the pedestrian crossing..........:thumb::thumb:
     
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    I've seen it or very similar before somewhere and it struck me, just how many people have cameras in their windows.
     
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    I take it you never were unfortunate enough to own a Lada then :BigGrin:
     
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    farmer Boris obviously had one under has mobile hay rick. :Laughing:
     
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    Second class ride is better than a first class walk, I had a Lada, fantastic in the winter months heater gets so hot and had a basically Fiat engine and never let us down.
     
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    Many years ago against my wishes my mother bought one new. She drove it home and said she thought there was a problem with the steering. She never drove that car again when I told her that's how they all were. She rang the dealer who sold it to her and got them to come and collect it.
     
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    think the horse was the only one with any brains
     
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    There can be only one conclusion...people who have cameras on their dashboards have accidents.
     
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    You can see why the Russians lost the war.
     
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    Which one ???
     
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    But for them Hitler would have won.
     
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    It's quite common in Russia and China, plus other countries that the insurance company insists on a camera being installed. One reason is the large amount of people that throw themselves in front of cars for insurance claims and another is because of fraudulent claims.
     
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    Just another day on the M25:RollEyes:
     
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    I used to drive an old Moskvitch van - built like a tank but very comfy to drive:BigGrin:

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    I remember those things. The van was £550, the saloon £650 and the estate £750 new, if I remember right. There was a dealer close by us and then they went over to the Polonez dealership. That was another disaster :Eeek:
     
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    My one's at the back left - happy days! :Smile:

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    Well if you do go over, remember not to drive above 55mph on any roads, and like india and china a lot of roads away from towns are no more than a hard dirt surface with a bit of stone, concrete or tarmac thrown over them and are very pot-holey
     
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