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All you need to know about russians :) ...

and why they drive crappy old cars in Russia, but have millions of dollars, realty in monaco etc...

Photo taked In Moscow:

Same man in Monaco :
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P.S. This beautiful number plate cost about $150-$200k . Interesting to see it on $5k car?
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What's your beef? What's your impression about what we think of Russians?
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I like them already. They play my type of petty games.
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There is huge difference in driving styles and the other drivers encountered between the 2 cities. The Russian is a realist, between the road salts, shitty drivers and their disregard for other vehicles and as well keeping a low profile in a crime laden wild wild west place such as this city in Russia the jeep has probably gone through hell whereas the Bentley is relatively safe from such crap in the safe confines of Monaco..........
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where the hell is pic??

Fuel economy!! whats that??
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and why they drive crappy old cars in Russia, but have millions of dollars, realty in monaco etc...

Photo taked In Moscow:

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If my boss saw that licence plate on the nice blue bently he would go out to buy it alas not the bently. They are licence plate crazy here, and any plate with the number 8 is lucky. One of his companies is called B and B so all those 8's and B's wow, that plate is worth a fortune.

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Many government employees take the bus to go to work and after work they jump into their ill gotton mercedes to take all their friends to dinner, no wonder Honk Kong has the ICAC

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If my boss saw that licence plate on the nice blue bently he would go out to buy it alas not the bently. They are licence plate crazy here, and any plate with the number 8 is lucky. One of his companies is called B and B so all those 8's and B's wow, that plate is worth a fortune.
I have a Chinese Indo friend and his hand phone number is 8XX 8888288
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