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In 1973, author J.G. Ballard wrote a weird novel called "Crash" about people who were into cars. I mean, really into cars. It was made into a movie in 1996 by David Cronenberg and it added even more weird fetishes, like Holly Hunter as a sex symbol. I always thought this story was absurd, until recently, when I read about Jordan Haskins and his interest in "cranking." He makes this guy look normal.

All kinds of bad things have happened on test drives, from the crashes of expensive vehicles to cars being used in robberies. But this is a new twist.

 

 

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