Abandoned Moskvitch Car Spent 25 Years in a Damp Garage [pics]

Abandoned Moskvitch Car Spent 25 Years in a Damp Garage [pics]

Sometimes we show you “time capsules” – cars that were staying untouched for some time and then discovered in an almost perfect condition. This time is a totally different story. It spent a lot of time untouched too but its state is awful. This 1980 Moskvitch-2140 had only 25,000 km on odometer when it was left in this moist and damp garage. Now when the garage was opened again here how it looks like.

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Soviet Kids Drawings Back from 1930s

Soviet Kids Drawings Back from 1930s

Let’s take a look at Soviet kids’ drawings back from 1930s. Kids were drawing things that surrounded them, things that they saw, and this is how it looked like. Some of the drawings kids were sending to children Soviet magazines and they got published so survived till our age together with exact year published often an age of the artist.  Some are masterpieces.  First one is a “Physical Training Men Parade” by 9 year old Russian kid from Saratov. 1935.

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Examples of Soviet Cars Modifications That Were Popular Back Then in USSR

Examples of Soviet Cars Modifications That Were Popular Back Then in USSR

Most of the Soviet citizens had to drive practically same cars. Import of cars almost not existed at time. Soviet cars weren’t much different one from another. In order to add some kind of exclusivity for his own car Soviet men were pimping their cars, mostly with very primitive mod ideas. Here is a selection of some of those.

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