Premier Date: June 15, 2011
This special episode presented a countdown of the cast’s favorite myths involving various forms of transportation.
Myth: Talked Into Landing
Recounted “breaking” a NASA flight simulator.
Myth: Instant Convertible
Described trouble with setting up crashes (towing, remote control, etc.)
Myth: Don’t Drive Angry
Grant and Tory relived the stress that Kari put them through to test this myth.
Myths: Motor Bike Flip, Tablecloth Chaos
Adam and Jamie commented on two motorcycle-related myths.
Myth: Car Skip
Revealed further troubles with remote control systems on cars.
Myths: Drafting for Money, Knight Rider Ramp, Cyclists Drafting a Big Rig
Exhibited various specialized driving by the cast. Included an unaired segment in which Tory drafts behind a truck while riding a bicycle.
Myth: Airplane on a Conveyor Belt
This myth has generated the most debate among viewers.
Myths: Peeing on the Third Rail (2003), Peeing on the Third Rail (2004)
Told of Adam urinating on camera to help build the original dummy for this myth, then later, on an electric fence.
Myth: Reverse Engineering
Highlighted extreme modifications to cars for testing myths.
Myth: Sonic Boom Sound-Off
Revealed how Adam vomited as he broke the sound barrier during a flight with the Blue Angels.
Myth: Supersize Jet Taxi
Explained how testing was complicated first by insurance company objections, then by pavement peeling off the runway.
Donated Car Explosion (Adam)
Ramp Jump (Jamie)
Fixing a Car with Duct Tape (Kari)
Snowplow Split (Grant)
Elevator Car Cut (Tory)
Each cast member revealed their favorite myth involving automotive destruction.
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