• Oct 3rd 2006 at 4:33PM
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Well, well, well, we thought we had seen it all. Apparently, though, there's an endless supply of reasons to ask, what the? These crazy kids with their tats and piercings and X-treme lifestyles are taking over the world. So it shouldn't come as too big a surprise that they would share their expressions of individuality with their favorite vehicular companions. And we're not talking about spinners and struts, or neon and cantaloupe launchers, we mean taking their rides to the extreme, just as they push, prod and poke their own bodies.

As automotive trends go, we're holding back on offering an opinion about just how cool this will end up being, but it has led to some very interesting vehicles. Obviously we've seen a lot of different takes on personalization, but this is taking things a bit further than most. Some Southern California dealers have even gotten into tattooing cars. But here we are talking about a young team of So Cal aftermarket entrepreneurs who have decided to focus on rings and studs. Available now, for the bumper of your choice, car piercings.

They come in a range of different finishes and designs, and are featured on the trend's own website, www.pierceyourride.com. The construction and installation seems fairly straightforward, maybe a weekend job. They make an already rugged-looking pickup look even tougher, and even do wonders for improving the look of the less macho Scions featured in the gallery. Check it out yourself.

Thanks to Austin for the tippage!

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      • 8 Years Ago
      Why would this bring such criticism when no one says anything about all the cars/trucks running around with FAKE BULLET HOLES? do they wish they had real ones? Or the cracked glass decals, or the soccerball halfway into the glass thingie! on and on and on....these people have WAAAAAY TO MUCH MONEY AND TIME ON THEIR HANDS. not to mention Poor taste........whatta bunch of idiots
      • 8 Years Ago
      the worst thing I ever saw was a pair of Lead Testicules you hang on to your hitch pole...
      • 8 Years Ago
      They're from the 909... What more do you need to know.
      • 8 Years Ago
      Ok, and my parents called me crazy when I(being a girl) had a roll bar mounted with flood lights put in the bed and a chrome push bar put on the front of my 1978 F250 that was Painted burnt orange! (I kinded feel like grunting like Tim Allen!) Mud tires a lift kit and .....man she was sharp! With a sticker on the back window that said Dont make me open this! (pictured a can of Whoop A$$) LOL! They would have really freaked out if I had my truck pierced! Now that is goin to far! Trucks are meant for real People, not goth modernday hippies! Get real!
      Go pierce a neon or a beetle! LOL!
      • 8 Years Ago
      wow ......this is sooooooo funny. LOL
      • 8 Years Ago
      DUH! who would do that
      • 8 Years Ago
      Up next, a car cover that simulates the swept-to-one-side emo hairstyle, and a CD player that only plays new AFI.

      After that, tribal armbands for your dog!!!

      (I'd rather buy a shock yellow Hummer, hook it up with huge curbfeelers, and blast the Benny Hill themesong all day long)
      • 8 Years Ago
      NO car or truck deserves this. vandalism anyone?
      • 8 Years Ago
      I guess there are a lot of people out their that will want these items. Thats just great but, if they have so much extra money around and don't know what to do with it, other than wasting it why not give it to a charity put it away for retierment even give it to someone who really needs money for food or heat this winter...........DON'T BE A FOOL PEOPLE....WAKE UP!!!!
      • 8 Years Ago
      On real trucks that actually haul things they're called tie downs. On real race cars they are tow loops. When found on the inside they're called grab bars.

      What we have here is just another example of the solely decorative and otherwise purposeless trappings of a social structure full of fakes and personal emptiness.
      • 8 Years Ago
      Hopefully these act like real piercings and can get infected and.. Wait I can't even make a good joke about this. The original idea is just that retarted.

      Thats a good one!
      • 8 Years Ago
      Wow, Frodcakii, you really told THEM off!
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