Whether your car has grown old and rusty or you’re looking to upgrade to a shinier, faster model, you need to give it a massive send off. Recycling is by far the most environmentally friendly and cost effective option, so we have listed the 7 craziest ways to get rid of your car. Take a look at our selection – and remember, don’t try this at home!
1. Crush it
This is no conventional way to crush your car, but using a bin lorry to destroy your vehicle has proven to be effective, efficient and entertaining!
2. Play darts
Bored of pub games? Why not opt for a slightly heavier version of darts? When it hits the bullseye it’s unusually exhilarating!
3. Shred it
Using an industrial shredder ensures your car will be crushed to tiny pieces. There would be no getting your vehicle back if you changed your mind afterwards!
4. Blow it up
Do you like a firework display? This team uses thermite to cut through the car creating a fireworks display much more exciting than those seen on Bonfire Night! Now this is what we call a proper send off!
5. Drive it into a lake
Leave your car unattended in the middle of an icy lake and you are sure to get rid of it fast. Maybe a little nerve- racking for those of you afraid of water!
6. Beat it up
Car vs. The Claw – This poor car doesn’t stand a chance, getting a beating from this scrapyard crane. Although some might say it seems quite a therapeutic way to get rid of your car, so if you have any bottled up anger you know what to do!
7. Sink it
This is taking sledging to the next level! A very cold and exhilarating way to scrap your car! Make sure you have your thermals ready!