Infiniti FX50: the ultimate road test drive across Russia – Day 8

Published: 21 September 2010

Welcome to CAR’s latest adventure drive: a 3500-mile epic along the trans-Siberian highway from Moscow to Lake Baikal, the world’s oldest lake. Mark Walton is giving the Infiniti FX50 its hardest test yet, as he sets off from the Russian capital, and drives as far as Mongolia! Find out how the Infiniti copes with some tough terrain, and how Mark gets on with the Russians he meets. The blog starts in Moscow on Wednesday 15 September 2010 and is due to finish on Friday 24 September 2010; come back to this page every day for his travelogue, live blogs, photos and more for our most connected epic drive yet.


 Moscow  Kazan  15 September 826km
 Kazan  Perm  16 September 1606km
   Perm  Yekaterinburg   17 September  1986km 
 Yekaterinburg  Omsk  18 September 2951km
 Omsk  Novosibirsk  19 September 3632km
   Novosibirsk  Krasnoyarsk  20 September  4477km


 21 September

 Lake Baikal  22 September  5612km

 Lake Baikal

 23 September


Moscow to Lake Baikal – Infiniti FX50 adventure drive in a larger map