The Internet Is Losing Its Mind Over The Giant Wheels on This Lifted Mercedes SLK
A video posted yesterday is getting a good bit of attention online because it shows a late-model Cadillac sporting wheels that have massive protruding spikes looking like they came off the chariot race scene in Ben-Hur. What are these things? Are they legal? Sure, those giant, spinning death-blades sure look scary, right?
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The first-generation R Mercedes SLK was an elegant piece of design, with its squared-off rear end flanked by triangular taillights, and its aggressive-but-not-too-aggressive sloping hood featuring two long bulges. One person in particular straight-up lost it when he saw the Benz, and he caught it all on camera. Oh no! What in the entire fuck is going on!?