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> Elantra crushed by shipping container!, Wow, strong cars!
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post Apr 5 2012, 08:18 AM
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source: http://www.autoguide.com/auto-news/2012/04/hyundai-elantra-crushed-by-shipping-container.html


Strong winds out in South Korea managed to push a container on top of a Hyundai Elantra, making it appear to be a low rider cruising with a hydraulic suspension.




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post Apr 5 2012, 09:19 AM
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Ho dang that car has a crazy drop! What springs do ya got? But seriously, I'm impressed by how well the car has maintained its structural integrity given the weight of the container. Speaks well to the car's design.

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Gotta love how it's a Hyundai trailer/container that blew over on a Hyundai car... but I'm sure someone somewhere will build an Elantra that's slammed to the pavement like that without the 35,000 lbs. plus on it.


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post Apr 5 2012, 09:54 AM
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Now that's a unique way to slam your ride! laugh.gif


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post Apr 5 2012, 10:34 AM
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post Apr 5 2012, 10:59 AM
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I was thinking more like this,


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post Apr 5 2012, 02:11 PM
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Wow! You may want to share that over on CMPG too, I bet Wayne will love it! wink.gif


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post Apr 5 2012, 02:35 PM
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It still looks better than my Elantra with all its chips. Can't believe it didn't get crushed.


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post Apr 5 2012, 03:19 PM
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That's hellaflush.

It looks like the container has more damage than the car!


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post Apr 5 2012, 04:13 PM
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Should be car of the month laugh.gif


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post Apr 5 2012, 07:15 PM
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QUOTE (Louiceman @ Apr 5 2012, 05:13 PM) *
Should be car of the month laugh.gif


Totally Agree!!


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post Apr 5 2012, 08:12 PM
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Guessing the trailer was empty as the side is flexing quite a bit... could also be why the wind blew it over.


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