BMW 7-Series driven in Russia
The land of carjacking and caviar. Where better to drive the new 7? Er...
Posted: 23 Oct 2012
"I have seen the world and I wouldn't live anywhere else. Life was hard 25 years ago, but today is good." Like China, the sheer vastness of Russia, its natural assets, and the emergence of a wealthy middle class, means there is big business to be done here. BMW has had a CKD deal with local outfit Avtotor since 1999 and assembles 3, 5 and 7-Series, and all the X models, at a plant in Kaliningrad.