July 25, 2011

Always the third wheel

Weird 3 wheeled car

And I thought people driving Smart Cars on LA freeways were taking their lives into their own hands….



  • David

    How fast was it going?

  • David

    How fast was it going?

  • Kristi

    WHAT in the WORLD! I didn’t even know this was possible!

  • Kristi

    WHAT in the WORLD! I didn’t even know this was possible!

  • Gospdrcr12

    How does it not fall over?

    • That’s what I was thinking! I had my daughter snap this pic as we drove by it on the freeway.

  • Gospdrcr12

    How does it not fall over?

    • That’s what I was thinking! I had my daughter snap this pic as we drove by it on the freeway.

  • Robindecato

    holy cow!

  • Robindecato

    holy cow!

  • Jyclavelle

    yikes!!!

  • Jyclavelle

    yikes!!!

  • Kate Molesworth

    Haha! That’s a REAL car! And yes, they do tip over! The UK show Top Gear did a show on them (and the car tipped over plenty! lol).

    • Thanks for the heads up, Kate! I’ll have to go look for a video. 🙂

  • Jaywise

    Is this a joke or did it really happen?

    • This is a real car that my kids and I spotted on the freeway! I know, everyone was slowing down to see what the heck it was.

  • Kate

    Haha! That’s a REAL car! And yes, they do tip over! The UK show Top Gear did a show on them (and the car tipped over plenty! lol).

    • Thanks for the heads up, Kate! I’ll have to go look for a video. 🙂

  • Jaywise

    Is this a joke or did it really happen?

    • This is a real car that my kids and I spotted on the freeway! I know, everyone was slowing down to see what the heck it was.

  • Jennifer

    Those things DO fall over all the time, especially going around corners.

  • Jennifer

    Those things DO fall over all the time, especially going around corners.

  • Lysa

    You have to watch this Top Gear video about this car. You WILL laugh.

    http://www.topgear.com/uk/videos/clarkson-tips-over-reliant-robin

  • Daveshomenowadays

    wholly wheel house

  • Daveshomenowadays

    wholly wheel house

  • Momshell

    Wow, that is tragically ugly!  Does it have only 3 wheels!?!

  • Momshell

    Wow, that is tragically ugly!  Does it have only 3 wheels!?!

  • Bettye

    Yikes!  I’d feel much safer on our Harley!  😉

  • Bettye

    Yikes!  I’d feel much safer on our Harley!  😉

  • Cbrouillet42

    Ok. Can you say..”safety hazzard”?! It should be illegal to drive that at speeds over 25mph!

  • Cbrouillet42

    Ok. Can you say..”safety hazzard”?! It should be illegal to drive that at speeds over 25mph!

  • Marge

    That is hysterical!  I wonder how many accidents it caused with people staring at it!

  • Marge

    That is hysterical!  I wonder how many accidents it caused with people staring at it!

  • G.Swanson

    Hmmmm… most tire store’s sell tires “buy 3 get 1 free”… wonder how this works for him? And do you rotate the tires on a car like? There are so many things not right with this car. lol

  • G.Swanson

    Hmmmm… most tire store’s sell tires “buy 3 get 1 free”… wonder how this works for him? And do you rotate the tires on a car like? There are so many things not right with this car. lol

  • hopefully the driver isn’t too heavy, could spell disASSter

  • hopefully the driver isn’t too heavy, could spell disASSter

  • wonder how fast it goes?? Must be good gas mileage, why else would you want to get ran over…

  • wonder how fast it goes?? Must be good gas mileage, why else would you want to get ran over…

  • Janet

    sooooooo ugly!

  • Janet

    sooooooo ugly!

  • Cstuckart5

    Funny, there is one in Salem, OR that looks similar to this, a little less boxy but it’s a real pretty pink. Next time I see it I will snap a photo and send it to you.

  • Cstuckart5

    Funny, there is one in Salem, OR that looks similar to this, a little less boxy but it’s a real pretty pink. Next time I see it I will snap a photo and send it to you.

  • Diane

    oh boy, hope he has insurance…….life insurance that is!

    • Heck yeah! He must not know how many SUVs we have around here.

  • Diane

    oh boy, hope he has insurance…….life insurance that is!

    • Heck yeah! He must not know how many SUVs we have around here.

  • Critbunny

    And California allows this to be on the road?

    • You wouldn’t believe some of the things I’ve seen on the road. 😉

  • Critbunny

    And California allows this to be on the road?

    • You wouldn’t believe some of the things I’ve seen on the road. 😉

  • Freckles333

    a 100 miles per gallon ????

    • Maybe.. And if you run out of gas, you can roll Fred Flintstone style. 🙂

  • Freckles333

    a 100 miles per gallon ????

    • Maybe.. And if you run out of gas, you can roll Fred Flintstone style. 🙂

  • Mellomama48

    You sure that is called a Smart Car? lol

    • Oh, no. This is a Smart Car. http://www.smartusa.com/

      The car in my post is a Silly Car. 😉

  • Mellomama48

    You sure that is called a Smart Car? lol

    • Oh, no. This is a Smart Car. http://www.smartusa.com/

      The car in my post is a Silly Car. 😉

  • Brenda

    hahahaha- looks like it’s built on a 3 wheel base!!
     

  • Brenda

    hahahaha- looks like it’s built on a 3 wheel base!!
     

  • Jhanagriff

    wow! and scary lol 

  • Jhanagriff

    wow! and scary lol 

  • Anonymous

    I’d be afraid to be on the same highway with that…

  • Anonymous

    I’d be afraid to be on the same highway with that…

  • Faye Turner

    Gee I only see 3 wheels, but one looks like its off to the side . Scary.

  • Faye Turner

    Gee I only see 3 wheels, but one looks like its off to the side . Scary.

  • RHONDA MARTIN

    I can’t figure out why the car front end isn’t scraping on the pavement~!  I think I would take a double take if I was driving and saw that. 

  • RHONDA MARTIN

    I can’t figure out why the car front end isn’t scraping on the pavement~!  I think I would take a double take if I was driving and saw that. 

  • Pene

    Funny, looks like an old Yugo body on a few wheels!

  • Pene

    Funny, looks like an old Yugo body on a few wheels!

  • Pene

    Funny, looks like an old Yugo body on a few wheels!

  • andrea burns

    funny funny i am surprised he did not get pulled over by the police. where i live he would not get out of the driveway !!!!!!!!!!!!!  lol thank you !!!!!!!!

  • andrea burns

    funny funny i am surprised he did not get pulled over by the police. where i live he would not get out of the driveway !!!!!!!!!!!!!  lol thank you !!!!!!!!


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