The most unbelievable cars for sale in Russia

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Its seems some Russian mechanics can make amazing cars out of nothing. Building these bizarre engines is one thing, but selling them is a completely new challenge: They have to find someone loopy enough to split with their money. RBTH takes a look at the maddest motors on the market.

Source: <a  data-cke-saved-href="https://www.drive2.ru/r/selfmade/4062246863888428689/" href="https://www.drive2.ru/r/selfmade/4062246863888428689/" target="_blank"> Roman Nikitin / drive2.ru</a>Source: Roman Nikitin / drive2.ru

Roman Nikitin from Siberia, a huge fan of sci-fi, had the brilliant idea of transforming his old Toyota Carina Surf into a combat vehicle from some post-apocalyptic world. The car, inspired by the Mad Max and Death Race movies, is yours for only $2,200.

Source:  <a  data-cke-saved-href="https://www.drive2.ru/r/selfmade/288230376151951448/" href="https://www.drive2.ru/r/selfmade/288230376151951448/" target="_blank"> andreios / drive2.ru  </a>Source: andreios / drive2.ru

If Batman ever needs to replace his Batmobile, he should definitely snap up this beast. A hybrid of an American-made Oldsmobile and a Russian armored personnel carrier, it can reach speeds of up to 90 km/h. You don’t have to be Bruce Wayne to buy “The Black Crow” (as it’s known) but it’s still not exactly cheap. For $35,000 you could become a crime-fighting vigilante on the streets of the Kazakh city of Karaganda (batsuit not included).

Source: <a  data-cke-saved-href="https://www.drive2.ru/r/selfmade/635317/" href="https://www.drive2.ru/r/selfmade/635317/" target="_blank"> skayr32 / drive2.ru </a>Source: skayr32 / drive2.ru

It’s very possible that when humans land on Mars the vehicles they’ll use to explore the planet will look something like this. For now, the creator of the “Parklander”- based on the Nissan Maxima - who is from the Altai Region says it’s for Earth only. Reach into your pockets, pull out $25,000, and get yourself an out of this world bargain - sort of...

Source: <a  data-cke-saved-href="https://www.drive2.ru/r/selfmade/467459568645963880/" href="https://www.drive2.ru/r/selfmade/467459568645963880/" target="_blank"> Vlad363 / drive2.ru   </a>Source: Vlad363 / drive2.ru

Want to feel like a criminal in Chicago during the Prohibition era? No problem. For $10,000 you can bag yourself a car even Al Capone would be jealous of. A Russian designer from the Urals made it out of a Chevrolet Caprice 5.0.

Source: <a  data-cke-saved-href="https://www.drive2.ru/r/other/470441993936306696/" href="https://www.drive2.ru/r/other/470441993936306696/" target="_blank"> arkanfed / drive2.ru    </a>Source: arkanfed / drive2.ru

“Vityaz” (Knight) was designed to conquer swamps and deep snow - and it really does. The vehicle consists of parts from a VAZ 2183 and BTR-80 APC. Undoubtedly, people who need to traverse deep marshes, impassable forests, and steep mountains on a daily basis should consider making a bid. Expect to pay around $10,000.

Source: <a  data-cke-saved-href="https://www.avito.ru/irkutsk/avtomobili/uaz_3303_1988_1057330348" href="https://www.avito.ru/irkutsk/avtomobili/uaz_3303_1988_1057330348" target="_blank"> Ekaterina / avito.ru     </a>Source: Ekaterina / avito.ru

A house on wheels? The Russian who designed this “motorhome” had his own ideas. It may look a little clumsy but it’s surprisingly spacious inside: Three beds, a table, and even an iron stove. No toilet sadly, but you can’t have everything.

Source: <a  data-cke-saved-href="https://www.avito.ru/staraya_russa/avtomobili/chevrolet_lumina_2009_1023688706" href="https://www.avito.ru/staraya_russa/avtomobili/chevrolet_lumina_2009_1023688706" target="_blank"> Andrei / avito.ru      </a>Source: Andrei / avito.ru

Nobody would believe that this monster was once a Chevrolet Lumina, a modest and comfortable family car. It has taken on a new lease of life as a huge, six-wheeled truck, capable of transporting heavy cargo along those infamous, potholed Russian roads. The price is also surprising - only $1,500.

Source: <a  data-cke-saved-href="https://www.avito.ru/yurev-polskiy/avtomobili/luaz_967_2014_879232977" href="https://www.avito.ru/yurev-polskiy/avtomobili/luaz_967_2014_879232977" target="_blank">Ivan Koshelev / avito.ru</a> Source: Ivan Koshelev / avito.ru

This off-road four-wheeler once served in the army. Born as a Luaz-967 Soviet military amphibious vehicle, it’s now used for civil purposes. Modified and totally reconstructed, the vehicle loves rivers and has a sweet price tag: $2,500.

Source: <a  data-cke-saved-href="https://www.drive2.ru/r/other/974318/" href="https://www.drive2.ru/r/other/974318/" target="_blank"> supertima / drive2.ru  </a>Source: supertima / drive2.ru

If you saw this armored BRDM-2 patrol car in the city you’d probably be thinking what the hell it was doing there. Well, it’s no longer part of the military - not anymore. The BRDM-2 is now a passenger vehicle: It has a new dashboard and steering wheel, comfortable passenger seats, and even a luxurious salon. But luxury doesn’t come cheap - $54 000.

Source: <a  data-cke-saved-href="https://www.drive2.ru/r/selfmade/861087/" href="https://www.drive2.ru/r/selfmade/861087/" target="_blank"> Olegburk / drive2.ru   </a>Source: Olegburk / drive2.ru

If your car can’t cross rivers there’s no need to buy a new one. Just replace the wheels with four gigantic ones and no obstacle will get in your way!

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