Kalashnikov's Soviet-style concept car takes the EV fight to Tesla

John Leonard
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There have been mixed reactions to the CV-1's looks

Any Top 10 of the most iconic Soviet-era industrial artefacts would surely include the 1970s Izh ‘Kombi', the ubiquitous boxy Russian motor that looked like it had never seen the hand of a designer...

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