As crushing as that incident was for Elantra owner Todd Jamison (pun definitely intended), he ended up getting a new car out of the deal. Hyundai Canada officials saw the footage and thought it would be good PR to hand Jamison the keys to a brand-new 2010 Elantra. The company and its digital media agency, Mighty, delivered it to him at work — on the day he was supposed to shop for a new car.
This goes to show that getting creamed by an idiot in an X5 in your local gym’s parking lot has its upside.
Hyundai Canada Gives “Worst Parking Job Ever” Victim New Car (AutoNorth via Jalopnik)