How to sneak a Tesla into Russia for just 6.5 million rubles
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In much of the Western world, the Tesla Model S is becoming a normal sight in traffic; its just another sedan. A particularly quiet and environmentally friendly one, granted, but a workaday four-door nonetheless.
In Russia, on the other hand, a Model S attracts the attention of pretty much everyone. Tesla doesnt do business there, so when Dmitry Grishin the wealthy 35-year-old entrepreneur behind internet mega-portal Mail.ru navigated hell and high water to bootleg one into Moscow,…