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This Volvo Van Damme split has gone viral on the Internet...
The video is meant to demonstrate Volvo Truck's Dynamic Steering, a new capability that enables the two trucks to maintain the exact same distance and speed while travelling in reverse.thelocal.se
Action star Jean-Claude Van Damme performs one of his world-famous splits between two trucks being driven in reverse.stuff.co.nz
RANDOM TREASURE: We found out that this Bollywood guy, Ajay Devgun, did the same way back in the 90's. Here's what you get when Van Damme's voice meets Bollywood split:
The Van Damme stunt was done with just ONE take: how did they do it?! Watching the behind-the-scenes video might explain a thing or two.
Van Damme’s feet aren’t secured to the mirrors, video director Andreas Nilsson said, “but we had him rigged so that if he would fall off he wouldn’t die obviously. We didn’t want to be responsible for killing the Muscles from Brussels.”wsj.com
Volvo says Van Damme does have one foot on each truck as the two vehicles slowly back up and get farther apart.npr.org
To pull it off, Volvo commandeered a closed airport in Spain and waited for sunrise. Van Damme, being Van Damme, needed only one take to make it work.yahoo.com
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BONUS PARODY: Rob Ford, a Canadian mayor did a parody of the split, with his own #VanFord hashtag. Not bad?
This truly impressive face dub of disgraced Toronto Mayor Rob Ford onto the body of Jean-Claude Van Damme in his "Epic Split" ad for Volvo Trucks.adweek.com
Ford, the controversial mayor of Toronto, has not been the picture of serenity amid admissions of drug use and drunkenness.latimes.com
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