Unbelievable old car ads and products that are illegal today
Sometimes it's good to look back and ask, 'what were they thinking?’ Check out these real ads for products and car safety that are best left in the past.
Step inside any auto shop these days and you’ll find hundreds of car accessories. Roof racks, heated seat covers, exhaust tips, dash cams, pet hammocks… the list goes on.
But car accessories aren’t a new concept, with auto add-ons having existed for as long as cars themselves.
They have, however, progressed leaps and bounds in terms of safety. As demonstrated by the following very real (and bizarre) car advertisements that show either unsafe products or unsafe practices.