Weird automotive news - March 2011
The FBI cracks up a priceless Ferrari, recalling cars for spiders, and why you should watch your Tweets
As winter gives way to spring, you'd think that motorists would take to the streets in joy. No more snow, slush, grime and cold-weather starts. While this might be true, the change of seasons hasn't stopped the flow of weird automotive news.
In this gallery, we've highlighted 14 odd stories including a car made out of a ton-and-a-half of Play-Doh, a Mission Impossible-style Lamborghini heist, and a 30-hour-long standoff between a meter maid and a car-owner.
Watch the gallery to see more.
A 1967 Shelby GT500 Super Snake sold for $1.3 million. Do you think classic cars were made better than modern rides?
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- Yes, the quality of cars from the 1960s and '70s is the best
- No, modern technology makes cars better today
- Maybe, it's hard to say since most Canadians get a new car every 10 years