A good video you watch once, a great video you watch twice, a viral video you make everyone you know watch. Welcome to the most viral car vids ever made.
Putting together a list of the most viral car videos is not easy. You can go the easy way and use the ones with naked ladies. You could also just type in "car" into Youtube, sort by view count and end up with a video that's certainly viral but not interesting at all. You can also take a look at the best car gifs out there for inspiration, but I believe these ten nominees are better:
10.) Faszination on the Nürburgring
Total views: Unknown
This comes from the age of endlessly copied video cassettes, so it's hard to say how viral it is. That only makes it more special.
Suggested By: Satish Kondapavulur
9.) Redneck car jumps
Total views: 36,640 + infinity
If not this, you've seen another one with drunk/stupid people destroying cars and each other, haven't you?
Suggested By: ReverendDexter
8.) Volvo test crash fail
Total views: 3,154,468+
Swedish fail videos are also very popular.
7.) Dentist chair hooning
Total views: 804,208+
The good news is that he can drive a stick.
Suggested By: Ravey Mayvey Slurpee Surprise
6.) The Russian Dash Cam Supercut
Total views: 1,342,540+
You can't make up what's going on in Russia, but like to share it with your friends.
5.) Honda: The Cog
Total views: 5,081,676+
This ad was worth every penny for Honda.
Suggested By: Gamecat235
4.) IIHS old vs. new crash test
Total views: 1,125,285+
A reminder not to buy a '59 Bel Air for your kids.
3.) Clarkson's Atom test
Total views: 11,241,532+
This made people who don't car about cars watch Top Gear.
Suggested By: 472CID
2.) The whistles go.... whoo whoo!
Total views: 3,742,531+
Can't beat the originals, yo.
Suggested By: Maxximtl
1.) Gymkahna San Francisco
Total views: 48,557,263+
Like the show or not, like the man or not, want his damn shoes or not, Gymkhana SF is what Youtube was made for.
Suggested By: twinturbobmw N54 Twin Power Turbo FTW
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