Philippine authorities on Tuesday, February 6, on the occasion of the celebration of the 116th anniversary of the founding of customs held a demonstration event in the course of which was destroyed more than 20 luxury cars, confiscated by customs in 2017.
According to the news Agency Reuters, among the machines, turned a bulldozer into a pile of metal, were Porsche, Jaguar, Mercedes-Benz, Lexus, BMW and Audi, and Chevrolet Corvette Stingray.
Thus President Rodrigo Duterte who attended the event, expressed their attitude to crime and corruption, said Motor.ru.
The total cost of the destroyed car, which was then transmitted to the buyers of scrap metal, was approximately $ 1.2 million.
In total, last year the Philippine customs seized illegally imported cars in the amount of 2.93 billion.