Tall ginger American TV man Conan O’Brien took a trip to Berlin in September, and found time to do the two things everyone should do when they visit Germany: drive the hell out of a beautiful sports car on the Autobahn, and also test a famously crappy East German Trabant. It was, as his adventures in cars often are, a hilarious shitshow.

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Here’s the clip of Conan having a bit of a “crisis” blasting to more than 140 mph in Bavaria’s hybrid supercar, the BMW i8:

Then here he is being really awkward to a woman in a beautiful old East German Trabant:


We need to get this guy into more cars more often.