Well, it's cheaper than paying off the local PD.
When you need to get somewhere in a hurry, there's probably no better way to ensure smooth travel than a police escort. Having law enforcement create a path for you, not to mention getting to skip the traffic lights, just can't be beat. There is one problem with the idea though: you need to be someone important.So what is a regular Joe to do? Well, if you're Russian, you get creative. In this video, we see some friends head out on the road with an RC car equipped with police lights on top.
They proceed to cruise around town, while keeping the RC car a few paces ahead of them. We can't say what anyone who saw it was thinking, but its safe to say these guys at least got a good laugh out of it.