TECH

This 4x4 Can Drive Over Other Cars To Beat Traffic Jams

Introducing the Hum Rider.

20/03/2017 17:51 GMT | Updated 20/03/2017 17:56 GMT

From flying taxis to giant tunnels, tech visionaries have some pretty radical ideas for beating traffic jams. 

But if you want a short-term solution, look no further than the Hum Rider, a Jeep Cherokee with an extendable wheelbase that lets it drive over other cars.

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Unfortunately, it’s been devised by a marketing agency for a tongue-in-cheek ad for Verizon Telematic’s Hum dongle, rather than by a car firm.

But that doesn’t detract from its genius. After all, isn’t it said that the best ideas start out as jokes?