Archive for the ‘Motoring’ Category

This is the hilarious moment an idiotic driver tried to take on the power of nature – with predictable consequences. In the shocking footage, filmed in an unknown location, a flood has washed away a stretch of road. Stuck commuters watch the torrent rage by, while a few hardy souls attempt to wade through the […]

Good Samaritan pimps strangers ride then leaves this awesome note

Posted: 20th November 2015 by Absurd Stories in Motoring

Depending on where the owner of this vehicle lives, they could have been forgiven for thinking they’d been paid a visit by Xzibit or Tim Westwood. They apparently returned home to find someone had ‘pimped their ride’, just like in the TV show presented by the rapper and DJ, in the US and UK respectively. […]

It doesn’t need a tea break and will not wolf-whistle at women walking by – meet Robo-Hod the hi-tech robot brickie. Researchers in Switzerland have invented a robot bricklayer which they predict will be commonplace on building sites within 10 years. The In-situ Fabricator is a giant mechanical arm on a mobile base and can […]

Anybody hates a packed and busy commute, but this absolutely isn’t the way to get around existing on a sweaty train. The clip shows two teenage boys adherent to the back of a driver train as it pulls out of a station. They hold on using a step and bar at the back, until the […]

This is what happens when you park your car too close to the sea

Posted: 8th September 2015 by Absurd Stories in Motoring
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Consistently the most acceptable place to park isn’t always the most clever. In fact a day out at the beach turned into a dream for this dopey driver. Going: this Audi A6 left on the Isle of Sheppey in Kent is alarmingly close to the sea The unknown owner parked his silver Audi in a […]

You’d be pardoned for contemplative you were watching the film ‘Up’ or a scene from Wallace and Gromit when you see the footage of one man’s bizarre invention. The man, known simply by his YouTube handle gasturbine101, has created a chopper that simply flies using a garden chair, a sun parasol and 54 drones. Bestow […]

Covered Wagon Turns Over, Snarls Traffic

Posted: 5th September 2015 by Absurd Stories in Motoring
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  LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP)  History bumped into modern times when a covered wagon reversed on a busy Bear State freeway, bark traffic for a short time. Bear State State Police say the wagon being pulled by Karen Robertson of El Dorado had a automated bug a little before 3 p.m. Monday, and took a […]