Woman takes impressive stabPublished May 5, 2013
How long do you figure it should take to parallel park a hatchback in a sedan-sized parking spot? One minute? Two? Maybe five if you’re a real beginner?
How about, oh, maybe 30 minutes?
Thirty hair-raising, bumper-thumping, video-worthy minutes?
That’s what it took one woman in Belfast, Northern Ireland, who not only took half an hour to park her car but who clipped the cars in front of and behind her repeatedly during her dozens of attempts.
Carbuzz.com reports the whole debacle was caught on camera (video below) by a group of tenants watching from an apartment window. They narrate it with increasingly raucous glee as the woman tries, tries, tries again, her patience inversely proportionate to her driving skills.
Apparently the attempt took over half an hour, with filming starting only after the struggling driver had refused help to park it.
Eventually, a passer-by guides the driver into the spot, much to the delight of those behind the camera, who break into boisterous applause complete with cheering, jeering and high-fives all round.
Have a look at this video and ask yourself: is this the world’s worst parallel parking effort ever?
With files from Carbuzz.com
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