My friend Ralph Nader became famous with his study of “Unsafe At Any Speed,” showing the dangers of the Chevrolet Corvair. He may want to do a sequel based on this vehicle seized by the Minnesota State Patrol. You start with a Ford Pinto (notorious for blowing up in relatively low-speed collisions) and then add a few of these personal touches to make what may be the world’s most unsafe vehicle.
This car was actually pulled over by a highway patrolman. Some highlights (as shown below) included a huge hole in the floor and a gas can inside the car with a hose (running outside of the car) as a make-shift fuel system.
Source: Autos as first seen on Reddit
26 thoughts on “Unsafe At Any Speed: Minnesota Police Pull Over What May Be World’s Most Unsafe Car”
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One of my uncles, by marriage, had to switch out the battery from his car to his boat. Otherwise, we couldn’t go fishing
Best line of the day:
“(My) 5-gallon boat gas tank in the back seat did the trick for a few weeks. For safety, smokers sitting in the back seat were required to roll down the window….”
I met my wife in a car somewhat like this — had a viable gas tank tho
Your liberalism is showing — and it is not nice!
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