Another high-speed reverse tactic saves the day
A group of hijackers in Blairgowrie, Johannesburg, had nothing to show for their hijacking attempt, except their mutilated car.
The plan appeared simple enough — find a victim driving in or out of a driveway, force the victim out of the car and drive away from the scene.
The failure of the The victim refused to be bullied out of the car.
The second phase of the plan proved problematic for the hijackers when their "victim" reversed at high speed out of the driveway and drove into the getaway car.
The driver in a gold car sped out of the driveway and drove into the white vehicle in which the hijackers were travelling, badly damaging the rear wheels of the white car.
The thieves drove away with their tails between their legs.