So why is it all the craziest car crash footage on ye olde internets comes from Mother Russia? As I recently discovered, it seems that for insurance purposes, most cars are required to be fitted with dash-cams. Not a terrible idea, actually.
Which brings us to this highway outside the city of Kaluga. Some youngster’s got a need for speed, and less of a need to factor in things like municipal traffic laws, wind resistance, and oncoming traffic. And if I know my cause and effect, the end result is gonna be equal parts smashy, crazy, and ‘splodey. In that order. By the way, he ends up being fine, which is kind of a miracle. Clearly the ghost of Lenin was watching over him that day.