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Violation of the self-isolation regime will cost drivers more

Violation of the self-isolation regime will cost drivers more

Very "interesting" thoughts were voiced by the Moscow City Duma regarding the self-isolation regime, or rather its violators. It turns out that people in cars are more dangerous than pedestrians. Otherwise, how to explain the fact that they plan to fine drivers for 5000 rubles, and for horseless ones - 4000 rubles. I am not against self-isolators ...

Ecoholivars

Ecoholivars

Yesterday there was information about the support by the Moscow Government of restrictions on the movement of vehicles with an ecological class below Euro-3. Holivars went today ... If someone missed everything, then here is the link In general, it will be interesting to see a map of the proposed zones with restrictions. I don't think they will be before the Moscow Ring Road ...

We are going to Europe through Belarus. New customs regulations 2019. Personal experience

We are going to Europe through Belarus. New customs regulations 2019. Personal experience

Clearing customs can be stressful even for seasoned travelers. Especially when we talk about a trip from Russia to Europe through the Republic of Belarus. The fact is that it was the Belarusian customs officers who most often honestly worked out both the letter and the spirit of the EAC customs legislation (Eurasian ...

Where are our coupes and minivans, or what is wrong with the Russian car certification system?

Where are our coupes and minivans, or what is wrong with the Russian car certification system?

The photo shows only a small part of the interesting cars that we have lost in recent years. Not only models are leaving, but entire brands as well. Moreover, for example, Opel and Seat are quietly present in Ukraine - with a disproportionately smaller market capacity. And in general, the model ranges are wider there. Not to mention the Baltics. ...

Cops from the other side of the Earth: what the Australian police drive

Cops from the other side of the Earth: what the Australian police drive

Greetings, dear readers! When we talk about police cars of a country, we automatically mean an abundance of cars of local brands. But what do law enforcement officers drive in faraway Australia? In fact, you can even talk about some stereotypes. Because in S ...

Post about the replacement of I / U with a 10-year retrospective.

Post about the replacement of I / U with a 10-year retrospective.

Since this post somehow got into the "This is interesting" block, I'll just leave it here - for it's definitely more interesting: POST ABOUT BORROWERS Hello. So 10 years have passed since I received a pass to a full life, called a driver's license. And this means that its time to change ...

Parking terror. 380 rubles / hour and other reasons for the fun of Moscow motorists

Parking terror. 380 rubles / hour and other reasons for the fun of Moscow motorists

Hello everyone, friends! On December 15, 2018, new parking rules in Moscow came into force. If suddenly, for some reason, the news about them passed you by, I hasten to remind you that now we are all burning. youtu.be/KZSx3p0aR3w The period in which the driver is asked to pay for parking has been reduced from 15 ...

Time of the laypersons (updated)

Time of the laypersons (updated)

For a long time and with pleasure I have been reading the man Pyotr Shkumatov. It's nice to know that the random bribery system has once again worked not for you. Someone someone somewhere here and there at times ... And yet, here it came to me. Briefly: received an erroneous fine from the AvtoUragan-VSM2 camera with the position “Luzhniki Bridge, MGT no ...

New obstacles for disabled people behind the wheel

New obstacles for disabled people behind the wheel

Meet Alexey, and he is disabled. As a result of a sad set of circumstances, he lost his leg a few years ago. Willpower allowed him to get behind the wheel again and return to his favorite skiing. You will hardly ever guess from his gait what is under his trouser leg and what to live for him ...

Import of classics. Foreign experience.

Import of classics. Foreign experience.

In the last article, we considered a situation in which a classic car, being a historical and cultural heritage, can continue to be used for its intended purpose, albeit with a number of restrictions. However, we considered this situation on the example of the United States, and as you know, this country has a huge ...

Knock knock, it's bankrupt! How not to be left without money and a car. be careful

Knock knock, it's bankrupt! How not to be left without money and a car. be careful

Hello everyone, the story of the bailiffs was supposed to be final after the purchase and trade in. However, as it turned out, there are even more terrible cases. In addition to the bailiffs, you can easily be left without money and without a car at the same time. Real story. We present the situation. You are buying a used car. ...

How I "got" under the European protocol

How I "got" under the European protocol

Well, it just so happened that I scratched a little on the Camry road. And, really a little bit - the joint of the bumper and the wing was painted in the color of my car, and the side mirror cover was also scratched. By the way, my side mirror was blown away. Of course, I was upset, but I offered the offender first ...

How to keep your old numbers and save time and money along the way

How to keep your old numbers and save time and money along the way

At the moment, when selling a car in Russia, it is not required to deregister it, the car is sold with numbers. But what if you want to keep the old numbers for yourself and put them on a new car? It is quite simple to do this, although there are some nuances. Before proceeding to the actual description ...

Go to court. The debts are not yours. They'll figure it out in a year. Bailiffs.

Go to court. The debts are not yours. They'll figure it out in a year. Bailiffs.

Hello to all! The third part. Bailiffs. For those who joined for the first time: a link to the 1st part (buying a car) and the 2nd part (putting the car in the trade in). As I wrote in the last part, I left the car for diagnostics and went to work with peace of mind. A message comes from my manager Verdic ...

Do pretty numbers bring good luck? Yesterday / today / tomorrow car numbers

Do pretty numbers bring good luck? Yesterday / today / tomorrow car numbers

A license plate is not just a metal plate. Someone learns from it the history of the automotive culture of different countries, some express themselves. And some fellow citizens expect to avoid punishment for traffic violations. History of special numbers in the USSR The first series of special numbers in S ...

They don't go with a camel here: the weirdest car laws in the USA

They don't go with a camel here: the weirdest car laws in the USA

Probably, everyone at least once in his life faced the eccentricities of American lawmakers. And who has not come across, he probably heard about them. I remember I couldn't believe my ears when the bar in Utah refused me a double shot of whiskey. “You can order singles at least one by one, sir, - tried to soften the ...

TSODD answered questions from readers. Part 3. Traffic lights, parking, speed limits

TSODD answered questions from readers. Part 3. Traffic lights, parking, speed limits

Read all the answers of the data center to the questions of drive residents: - Part 1. Powers of the data center and fixing cameras - Part 2. Signs "Stop prohibited", OT lane, markings and traffic organization - Part 3. Traffic lights, parking, speed limits Traffic lights work When it starts working in the city normal centralized ...

Road rage, or why you should be calm while driving.

Road rage, or why you should be calm while driving.

Greetings, dear readers! Slowly but surely summer is coming to the cities of our vast homeland. We are looking forward to the opportunity to quickly escape from work from a stuffy office or go somewhere on business. On weekends, we strive to get out of the city to nature as soon as possible. People like us ...

Who is driving well? about the life of Western car owners, insurance, taxes and the rest from the first hand

Who is driving well? about the life of Western car owners, insurance, taxes and the rest from the first hand

We hear about a Western example of solving transport problems every time when another persecution of car owners is announced. It is better to learn how the "western experience" looks like not from urbanists, but from the local motorists themselves. "How is it in the West?" - One of the favorite arguments of officials from the Dep ...

"Customs gives the go-ahead", but not this time ... Or a detective in three acts

"Customs gives the go-ahead", but not this time ... Or a detective in three acts

Remember, I previously wrote in the logbook of my "Kopeyka" that the time will come and share about the "Detective story" that happened to me three years ago? Now you can tell everything! A stuffy room with bare concrete walls. Lonely 75-watt incandescent lamp hanging from the ceiling. Squeezing brushes ...

Diesel, everyone?

Diesel, everyone?

Porsche recently unveiled the third generation of its Cayenne SUV. During the official presentation of the novelty, as usual, there was a lot of talk about the fact that it became better, faster, more economical, more comfortable (and so on according to the list) than the previous one, but some experts drew attention to something else ...

Illegal car evacuation: a guide to action

Illegal car evacuation: a guide to action

Some of you have probably come across an illegal evacuation, and someone will say that this does not happen, they say, since they have been evacuated, it means, for the cause. Unfortunately, it is not uncommon for the activities of a tow truck, at the most objective examination, to be called legal. So let's figure out what is when ...

Riding "under degrees" all over the world.

Riding "under degrees" all over the world.

There is no place for irresponsibility and frivolity on the road, the road situation requires constant concentration and attention. If over the years an experienced driver does not look concentrated at the wheel, this does not mean that he is really inattentive, just with experience the concentration becomes unconscious. However…

How much do you actually have to spend on parking in Moscow?

How much do you actually have to spend on parking in Moscow?

As you know, in a couple of days it will cost 200 rubles per hour to park on most of the streets in the center of Moscow. The rest - 150 rubles per hour, and somewhere in the small streets of the center it will be possible to get up at 60 rubles per hour (but only if you leave the car for less than an hour, more - 1 ...

Right-hand drive cars in Russia: calculation, love and fanaticism

Right-hand drive cars in Russia: calculation, love and fanaticism

One of the most popular topics for car holivars is the confrontation between fans of left-hand and right-hand drive cars. The adherents of both sides have enough arguments in their favor, but still what is the secret of the popularity of cars with a steering wheel "in the glove compartment"? The other day, when I was talking about world practice at auction ...

Answers to legal questions about evacuation

Answers to legal questions about evacuation

1. Hello! Can a car be evacuated if there are no license plates? Today there is a ban on driving a car without state registration plates or if it (the number) does not meet the requirements of the state standard (unreadable, use of unacceptable paint ...

How I appealed a parking ticket

How I appealed a parking ticket

Car test drives are perky and fun, until the moment when things don't go according to plan. No sooner had my heart cooled down after a hot and reckless week with the Audi RS Q3, when they sent me a fine, the most ridiculous one for unpaid parking. The fact is that (in no way at all) I am not ...

How in Russia, according to the law, to make changes to the design of your car

How in Russia, according to the law, to make changes to the design of your car

At first I wanted to tell a story from life "How I legalized iron". And I even wrote this story. But the longer I wrote it, the more confusing it became. More and more documents appeared in my story that required separate explanations. So I decided to write this introductory post with under ...

How I legalized iron

How I legalized iron

Introductory: For more than three years, I was the proud owner of a front power bumper from DDEnginer. Just a month ago, contrary to all rumors, I also bought a rear enforcer from NIIS2008. I do not like to ask and prove something to the police officers, so I made a strong-willed decision to legitimize these "changes in construction ...

Where is the hardest place to get a license?

Where is the hardest place to get a license?

Many would-be and novice car enthusiasts complain about the difficult process of obtaining a driver's license. Say, you can get confused in the answers to theoretical questions, the tasks on the site are complex, and the traffic police officer in the city is looking for something to find fault with and how to fill up a candidate for obtaining ...

Evacuation from under the sign "Stop Prohibited". What to do?

Evacuation from under the sign "Stop Prohibited". What to do?

In the history of the evacuation of the test Cadillac Escalade from the zone of action of the "Stop Forbidden" sign hidden in the crown of the tree near the Perovo metro station, justice and common sense triumphed. On June 9, I was handed a decision to terminate the proceedings in the case of an administrative offense under part ...

Traffic police: Stoke drives!

Traffic police: Stoke drives!

The other day, an unremarkable event happened to me - I was stopped by a traffic police inspector at the exit from Stromynka to Yauza. I did not violate anything, I was sober and without a single fine, which is a rather unusual state for me (I mean fines). I'm not one of those legally savvy drivers who lane ...

Sverdlovsk Regional Court overturned punishment for valet parking on lawns and playgrounds

Sverdlovsk Regional Court overturned punishment for valet parking on lawns and playgrounds

The Sverdlovsk Regional Court found it illegal to fine drivers for parking vehicles on lawns, children's and sports grounds. The Sverdlovsk Regional Court invalidated paragraph 1 of Article 19-1 of the Law of the Sverdlovsk Region of June 14, 2005, No. 52-OZ "On Administrative Law ...

Reverse one-way traffic

Reverse one-way traffic

The topic of today's post is not accidental: a month ago my relative got into a rather unpleasant situation at the intersection of two one-way streets. Moving along the one-way Frunze Street (from right to left in the top photo), he turned onto Lomonosov Street and parked a few meters away without breaking ...

About toning. FAQ.

About toning. FAQ.

Often I see questions in various automotive communities: are they doing a lot? what to do? how to communicate? scare 19.3? to be rendered in place? Let me explain one simple thing about tinting. I want to share my own opinion. So: 1. You were stopped by a police officer, you have toning. 2. Rugat ...

People with disabilities and the law

People with disabilities and the law

It so happened that our family has our own disabled person. The disabled person has a car, but I drive him (due to his advanced age). Since Soviet times, people with disabilities in traffic rules have had some indulgences - they could not wear a seat belt (in the city) and park under 3.2 ...

And no lifting ... About jeeps and not only

And no lifting ... About jeeps and not only

Waking up in a delirium of a drunken stupor, he decided that it was necessary to prohibit drinking ... Yes, exactly, to prohibit, because today he has not yet come up with another "no". Having poured another swill into a glass, he continued ... "They can't, but we can do that." Of course, this threatens with huge losses, excise taxes, production, taxes, jobs on ...

Who does not take risks does not drink champagne ...

Who does not take risks does not drink champagne ...

Well, my dear friends? Almost a year ago I wrote an article for you about how to correctly identify an abandoned car, as well as how to turn it into your property ... Naturally, as is usually the case, the readers were divided into two fronts - those who perceived the article as a guide to action, and ...

A fine of 5,000 rubles for dangerous driving - the May amendment to the traffic rules

A fine of 5,000 rubles for dangerous driving - the May amendment to the traffic rules

Hello, friends. I think that many have already heard about the introduction of a new term Dangerous driving and fines for it into the traffic rules. Now the definition of the term is being discussed in the open government and most likely in May the traffic rules will be amended. Responsibility for dangerous driving will initially be the administrator ...

Jeepers in shock - scrap metal in danger!

Jeepers in shock - scrap metal in danger!

For about a week now, 4x4 forums and communities on social networks have been buzzing like a disturbed hive. The reason - jippers began to be punished for illegally installed pieces of iron. Those who were lucky just shook their fingers, but with a stern face. Those who did not understand were fined and offered to return it within N days ...