SA Driver Uses Supermarket Trolley in Place of Spare Wheel
SA Driver Uses Supermarket Trolley in Place of Spare Wheel. Photo: FB video screenshot

In one of those classic ‘only in South Africa’ moments, a couple of motorists were shocked to find a car in front of them driving along with a supermarket trolley in place of a wheel!

South Africans are renowned worldwide for their entrepreneurial skills and unique solutions – remember, it was a South African who first invented the kreepy krauly (later perfected by an Australian) – so it’s little surprise that when the motorist in the green car couldn’t find a spare wheel, he improvised… with a supermarket trolley! As they say, necessity is the mother of invention.

Or, as they say in South Africa: ‘n boer maak ‘n plan (a farmer makes a plan).

P.S. Please do not try this at home!


WATCH South African driver uses supermarket trolley instead of spare wheel

If you love GREAT South African news and skinner from around the world, subscribe to SAPeople’s podcast. Only the good stuff!

If you live abroad and want to stay connected to SA, subscribe here to Showmax International to watch SA movies and TV shows including Carte Blanche.