To promote its new sub-compact car the Sonic, Chevy had the vehicle bungee jump off a 10-story structure. Now anyone who buys a Sonic will know that their car can accommodate the thrill seekers in the family.
This video of a skydiving Chevy Sonic is part of an ad campaign based around the idea of firsts. In addition to skydiving, the campaign also features a video of the Sonic completing what is presumably the first automobile bungee jump ever attempted. Watch them both below.
When 39-year-old Shawn Weimer of Michigan decided he was too drunk to drive, he was just being a responsible adult. But when he appointed his nine-year-old daughter as his designated driver, not so much.
British long jump champion J.J. Jegede recently leapt over three side-by-side Mini Coopers parked in the shadow of the London Bridge, clearing a total of 20 feet. The stunt was held to promote these limited edition vehicles, the Mini London 2012s,
Estevan Tapia was leading police on a 10-mile car chase when he was overcome with the urge to relieve himself. So the Albuquerque, NM., man pulled over and indulged himself on the pavement -- all the while with a beer bottle in hand.
Would you drive a car made out of paper? Brooklyn artist Jonathan Brand has combined his artistic talent with his love of cars to build a car entirely out of folded paper right down to the spark plugs.
This little PSA starts out earnestly enough, warning of the dangers of driving too fast and how slowing down even a little can increase the time needed to stop a car -- and possibly avoid hitting a pedestrian.