Jump to content

MyCarForum Logo
Search
Magnifying glass

SEARCH

1

Tomato throwing festival damages Google Street View car

By Faiming_low on 29 Aug 2015 in Other News

Attached Image La Tomatina, a yearly festival in which participants throw tomatoes and get involved in this tomato fight purely for fun, damages Google's Street View car. 
 
Held in the Valencian town of Buñol, a town located 30 km from the Mediterranean, this year's festival was probably a little bit too rowdy for the car as it was caught in the crossfire due to a scheduling error.
 
Attached Image With 30,000 or so happy participants fighting it out, things seemed to have turned a bit violent towards the car which was actually there to record the aftermath of the festival, in an effort to “capture the magic and color that flooded the streets of Buñol during this festival.” 
 
Guess we won't be seeing the images as the camera that was mounted on the roof of the car was damaged. The car itself suffered some some serious dents too.

google, street view, car

Viewed: 1,791 times

Related Blog Posts
Faiming_low
Written by Faiming_low
Since young, Fai Ming has always centered his life around cars. In fact his first word was 'car' and not 'mum' or 'dad'. Aren't kids cute?



  • 1
  • 1
 
Car Makes

Please select a car make

Facebook Likes
   Featured Blog Post
Photo
The guide, while not mandatory, comes amid rising car complaints, mainly about defects. It is dev...
POPULAR BLOG POSTS
Photo
Porsche has made one million 911s. Car number 1,000,000 rolled off the company’s Zuffenhausen pro...
Photo
Subaru has given us a teaser photo of an STI wing affixed to the rear boot of a BRZ. Is Subaru fi...
Photo
The new model will be called the BMW i8 Roadster and we’ll see it sans the crocodile skin camoufl...
Photo
Oettinger showed off what it can do to the facelifted Golf GTi at the annual Wörthersee event whe...
Photo
Recently a couple of automotive manufacturers have been using the Nurburgring lap times to market...
   Lifestyle Articles