Russian send toy car to space in response to spaceX

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk launched a Tesla car into space in 2018 for the first time. Keeping in line Elon, the Russian scientists send their own car to space, but the Russian car was just a toy.

Russian send toy car to space in respnse to spaceXSpaceX launched reusable heavy-lift vehicle along with a cherry-red Tesla Roadster with a mannequin called ‘Starman‘ behind the wheel. 

In response to Musk’s , the team from Russia’s Tomsk State University launched a toy replica of the red Zhiguli car owned by Dmitry Rogozin.

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Unlike ‘Starman‘, however, the Rogozin replica returned to the Earth and landed an estimated 2,000 kilometres away from its launch site after about 16 hours of flight.

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