http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lf7A5j2QO5E With mile upon mile of open highway separating North America’s east and west coasts, Yanks routinely find it difficult to comprehend how small Europe - let alone the UK - is in comparison to their massive nation. If the UK is considered small, then Singapore is truly microscopic: much smaller than London in fact. And yet, it’s the world’s fourth-leading financial centre behind London, New York and Hong Kong; its port is one of the five busiest globally and its people enjoy the third highest per-capita income anywhere in the world. And this has what to do with cars? Well, Singapore has a bit of a traffic problem. Recognizing its small size and industrious population, since the 1970s the incumbent government has been trying to limit the effects of increasing car ownership...by taxing new car buyers to hell. Here, in no particular order, are ten cars with sky-high prices (including taxes, converted from Singapore Dollars) you simply won’t believe….
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