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Leah Pruett was able to walk away from a crazy looking crash when the front end of her car collapsed and sent her into the air. The dragster is a stump, but the capsule stayed intact and she was able to give an interview moments later.

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Delusional Buyer Wants to Test Drive Car at 170 MPH

With the dubious promise of 23 thousand in cash, this guy tried talking his way into taking the test drive of a lifetime. Different people have different attitudes, but many of us might seem uncomfortable with a total stranger ripping down the highway in your car, literally as fast as it can possibly go. You don't have to look around long to see people being dumb dumbs in cars. For another person who isn't sure what they're getting into, here's a delusional buyer in need of a cheap car who rejected a 3K civic.

Buyer wants to test drive car at 170 miles per hour | 2002 Porsche 911 Carrera 22,900 Owosso, MI Mark as Sold Mark as Paid Darrell bring cash with and want hit Express way and if dose over 170 got deal..sounds good? Darrell This Saturday works anytime Darrell like car want make sure will do over 170 l'm street racer.
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This could actually help manage sound pollution that otherwise plagues those busy streets. 

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People Being Dumb Dumbs In Cars

These mental wipeouts from people in their cars resulted in some serious fails. They might make you feel better about your most mindless moments behind the wheel. We're all prone to making a mistake every now and again. Just gotta roll with it. 

A collection of images showing people being dumb in cars | These people deserve be flung into sun | two cars blocking a road traffic light
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It's honestly a mystery for what they were possibly thinking. The product placement could not have been any more clunky. 

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Extremely Dubious Car Mods and Electrical Work

We don't pretend to be master electricians, or even car stereo enthusiasts, but a lot of these look like fire hazards. For some other horrors of cable management and crimes against hardware, here are some excruciating moments of tech support gore. For the safety inspector in your heart, here are unapproved safety failures that OSHA wouldn't like.

Bad and stupid electrical work and car mods | zip ties | screen taped to the back of a car's chair with clear tape
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Removing an engine from a car is a tedious and expensive undertaking. In this case, they went the unconventional route and used a chain, a tree, and the car itself.

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A lot can happen in 9 seconds. In what looks like an excavator and Jeep swerving to avoid each other, they manage to swerve back into each other, preventing a direct hit to that guy with a bike.

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For whatever reason it's strangely comforting to watch this hot rod get deconstructed, cleaned up, and then put back together. 

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This neighbor is the hero the world needs and deserves. This is too satisfying for its own good. 

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Wholesome Mechanic Helps Woman Who Got a BS Quote

Usually if you hear a retail story it's gonna be about how horribly entitled a customer is. However, this time it's about a customer who seriously needed help and found exactly the right person in a mechanic on a slow day. For more wholesome stories, here's one about a senior who mistook a guy's car for a taxi or this lazy genius school project story.

Wholesome mechanic helps woman who was told her car was only worth 2000 by a crooked mechanic | r/TalesFromRetail Posted by u/FatalScroll 3 days ago Guy said her car only worth $2,000 because squeaking door! Medium Hey guys! Long time lurker, first time poster used manage oil change shop actually working by myself day as had slowest store company had an older Chinese lady (probably mid late 60s) pull into my parking lot decent looking car. She spoke some English but could tell wasn't her first l
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It's a horse-drawn donut. Before The Fast and The Furious movies, this is all people had. 

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Tumblr Thread: Dude Gets Schooled On Car Safety And Physics

This guy got a quick lesson in physics, and that is that physics ain't tossing out any freebies. 

Tumblr user learns about car safety and physics in enlightening thread | becausedragonage guys are obscenely, dangerously wrong s not planned obsolescence s physics. Modern cars crumple absorb and distribute forces impact an accident an effort protect occupants cars didn't have those crumple zones oc- cupants, being soft, squishy things they were, took those forces and were mangled or killed horrible ways. Also, those older cars took hidden damage often went unnoticed and made them very dangerou
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