Matt Kimberley profile picture Matt Kimberley 17 days ago 6
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Watch A Battered Skoda Try To Crash Through 1km Of Plastic Wrap

On their way through Europe, the guys from Garage 54 have stopped at the Czech Republic to see whether they can push cars through over 1km of plastic wrap stretched across two trees…

Remind me later

Have you ever wondered what would happen if you tried to drive a car through loads of layers of plastic wrap? Probably not, but that’s why we have the wonderful Garage 54.

On the return leg of a trip through Europe, the Russian team stopped off in the Czech Republic to meet up with Vemach of Czech YouTube channel Scrimp My Ride, where Vemach himself endlessly modifies a monstrously battered old Skoda with the likes of air suspension and a wood-burning stove heater. As you do.

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It’s that Skoda which gets used in the Garage 54 video above. First, they wrap a single roll around two trees spaced just wide enough apart to be able to drive between them. It has zero effect on slowing the old Communist Bloc beater down.

The four rolls are wrapped around the trees and poor Vemach’s beloved Skoda takes damage. Cue a switch to his hated Fiat Multipla to finish the test…