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27th Feb '17 8:23:49 PM Dravencour
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* This trope was popularized in the San Francisco Bay Area under the name "ghost riding the whip", or simply "ghost riding". It happens when the driver exits his moving vehicle, climbs atop, and surfs.

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* This trope was popularized in the San Francisco Bay Area under the name "ghost riding the whip", or simply "ghost riding". It happens when the driver exits his moving vehicle, climbs atop, and surfs. As you can imagine, ghostriding or car-surfing is incredibly dangerous and has led to deaths.
27th Feb '17 8:13:14 PM Dravencour
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* ''VideoGame/{{Bayonetta}}'' absolutely ''loves'' this trope. Cars, planes, missiles, trains, Bayonetta rides 'em all.

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* ''VideoGame/{{Bayonetta}}'' absolutely ''loves'' this trope. Cars, planes, missiles, trains, Bayonetta rides 'em all. The second game even begins with Bayonetta fighting angels atop a jet fighter.
19th Feb '17 10:54:38 PM AthenaBlue
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** [[Recap/DoctorWho2013CSTheTimeOfTheDoctor "The Time of the Doctor"]]: [[spoiler: Clara accidentally does this when trying to prevent the TARDIS from returning to Trenzalore, after the Doctor tricked her into being sent home so she'd be out of danger. The TARDIS ends up being 300 years late because she had to protect Clara with a force field on their way back.]]

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** [[Recap/DoctorWho2013CSTheTimeOfTheDoctor "The Time of the Doctor"]]: [[spoiler: Clara accidentally does this when trying to prevent the TARDIS from returning to Trenzalore, Trenzalore without her, after the Doctor tricked her into being sent home so she'd be out of danger. The TARDIS ends up being 300 years late because she had to protect Clara with a force field on their way back.]]
16th Feb '17 11:29:40 PM AthenaBlue
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* ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsRebels'': In [[Recap/StarWarsRebelsS2E12TheProtectorOfConcordDawn "The Protector of Concord Dawn"]], Kanan ends up hanging onto the outside of Fenn Rau's starfighter all the way into the upper atmosphere while attempting to prevent Rau from escaping. So Kanan disables the fighter by slashing at the engine.

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* ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsRebels'': In [[Recap/StarWarsRebelsS2E12TheProtectorOfConcordDawn [[Recap/StarWarsRebelsS2E11TheProtectorOfConcordDawn "The Protector of Concord Dawn"]], Kanan ends up hanging onto the outside of Fenn Rau's starfighter all the way into the upper atmosphere while attempting to prevent Rau from escaping. So Kanan disables the fighter by slashing at the engine.
16th Feb '17 11:28:25 PM AthenaBlue
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* In ''WesternAnimation/TheTransformers'' episode "A Plague of Insecticons" where the episode-namer Insecticons used lightning to down the Autobots, they found the lightning-based attacks are nulled with the rubber on the tires of their vehicle mode. Optimus Prime and Wheeljack (team's tech-head) both rode a pair of team mates in vehicle form whilst firing their weapons. It's probably simpler to coordinate this stunt when everyone involved is a robot.



* In one episode of ''WesternAnimation/YogisSpaceRace'', the prize for winning the race was a trip on a space plane. As usual for this show, there was a twist to the prize that made it not worth winning: In this case, the trip was ''on'' the space plane, rather than ''in'' the space plane.

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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Fillmore}}'': In one episode of ''WesternAnimation/YogisSpaceRace'', the prize for winning the race was a trip on a space plane. As usual for this show, there was a twist "Codename: Electric Haircut", Fillmore clings to the prize that made it not worth winning: In this case, back of the trip was ''on'' stolen lockers as they are being driven away, before climbing over the space plane, rather than ''in'' the space plane.top to perform a HighSpeedHijack.



* ''WesternAnimation/{{Fillmore}}'': In "Codename: Electric Haircut", Fillmore clings to the back of the stolen lockers as they are being driven away, before climbing over the top to perform a HighSpeedHijack.

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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Fillmore}}'': ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsRebels'': In "Codename: Electric Haircut", Fillmore clings [[Recap/StarWarsRebelsS2E12TheProtectorOfConcordDawn "The Protector of Concord Dawn"]], Kanan ends up hanging onto the outside of Fenn Rau's starfighter all the way into the upper atmosphere while attempting to prevent Rau from escaping. So Kanan disables the fighter by slashing at the engine.
* In ''WesternAnimation/TheTransformers'' episode "A Plague of Insecticons" where the episode-namer Insecticons used lightning to down the Autobots, they found the lightning-based attacks are nulled with the rubber on the tires of their vehicle mode. Optimus Prime and Wheeljack (team's tech-head) both rode a pair of team mates in vehicle form whilst firing their weapons. It's probably simpler to coordinate this stunt when everyone involved is a robot.
* In one episode of ''WesternAnimation/YogisSpaceRace'', the prize for winning the race was a trip on a space plane. As usual for this show, there was a twist
to the back of prize that made it not worth winning: In this case, the stolen lockers as they are being driven away, before climbing over trip was ''on'' the top to perform a HighSpeedHijack.space plane, rather than ''in'' the space plane.
13th Feb '17 6:52:43 PM AthenaBlue
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* In the episode "Real Time" of ''Series/{{Workaholics}}'', the guys are trying to get to work in a hurry, but are too drunk too drive. Adam dons rollerblades and when the gang goes to get on a bus, he tries to hang on the back to be skitching. The guys talk him out of it, and later he tries it anyway with Alice's car. She promptly backs up into him.

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* In the episode "Real Time" ''Series/AirCrashInvestigation'': The captain of ''Series/{{Workaholics}}'', the guys are trying to get to work in a hurry, but are too drunk too drive. Adam dons rollerblades and British Airways Flight 5390 goes through this when the gang goes a blown-out windshield leads to get on a bus, he tries to hang on the back to be skitching. The guys talk him getting sucked out of it, the cockpit and later he tries it anyway with Alice's car. She promptly backs up into him.pinned to the fuselage.



* ''Series/DoctorWho'': Jack Harkness does this with the freaking TARDIS. While it's travelling through time. [[GoodThingYouCanHeal This temporarily kills him.]]
* [[Series/{{Scrubs}} EAGLE!!]]
* In a season 3 episode of ''Series/{{Primeval}}'', Danny does this in an attempt to escape some hungry terror birds.



* ''Series/DoctorWho'':
** [[Recap/DoctorWhoS29E11Utopia "Utopia"]]: Jack Harkness does this with the freaking TARDIS. While it's travelling through time. [[GoodThingYouCanHeal This temporarily kills him.]]
** [[Recap/DoctorWho2013CSTheTimeOfTheDoctor "The Time of the Doctor"]]: [[spoiler: Clara accidentally does this when trying to prevent the TARDIS from returning to Trenzalore, after the Doctor tricked her into being sent home so she'd be out of danger. The TARDIS ends up being 300 years late because she had to protect Clara with a force field on their way back.]]
* One episode of ''Series/HowIMetYourMother'' ends with Lily clinging to the roof of a moving car while under the effects of a highly caffeinated energy drink.



* One episode of ''Series/HowIMetYourMother'' ends with Lily clinging to the roof of a moving car while under the effects of a highly caffeinated energy drink.
* ''Series/TJHooker'' is notorious for the aggressive stunts Hooker pulls on duty like leaping onto vehicles.
* ''Series/AirCrashInvestigation'': The captain of British Airways Flight 5390 goes through this when a blown-out windshield leads to him getting sucked out of the cockpit and pinned to the fuselage.



* ''Series/MajorCrimes'': In "Four of a Kind", Flynn is attempting to pull a suspect out of her vehicle when she slams it into gear and accelerates. Flynn manages to cling to the door for some distance before she slams on the brakes and throws him off.



* In a season 3 episode of ''Series/{{Primeval}}'', Danny does this in an attempt to escape some hungry terror birds.



* ''Series/MajorCrimes'': In "Four of a Kind", Flynn is attempting to pull a suspect out of her vehicle when she slams it into gear and accelerates. Flynn manages to cling to the door for some distance before she slams on the brakes and throws him off.

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* ''Series/MajorCrimes'': ''Series/{{Scrubs}}'': EAGLE!!
* ''Series/TJHooker'' is notorious for the aggressive stunts Hooker pulls on duty like leaping onto vehicles.
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In "Four the episode "Real Time" of a Kind", Flynn is attempting ''Series/{{Workaholics}}'', the guys are trying to pull get to work in a suspect hurry, but are too drunk too drive. Adam dons rollerblades and when the gang goes to get on a bus, he tries to hang on the back to be skitching. The guys talk him out of her vehicle when she slams it, and later he tries it anyway with Alice's car. She promptly backs up into gear and accelerates. Flynn manages to cling to the door for some distance before she slams on the brakes and throws him off.him.
4th Feb '17 8:27:43 PM jamespolk
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* In the ''WesternAnimation/MrMagoo'' cartoon "When Magoo Flew", Magoo mistakes a plane for a movie theater. At one point he steps outside and walks along the wing, complaining that the air conditioner is on too high.

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* In the ''WesternAnimation/MrMagoo'' WesternAnimation/MrMagoo cartoon "When Magoo Flew", "WesternAnimation/WhenMagooFlew", Magoo mistakes a plane for a movie theater. At one point he steps outside and walks along the wing, complaining that the air conditioner is on too high.
15th Dec '16 10:02:29 AM Generality
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* In the first episode of ''Anime/DragonBallSuper'', Vegeta stands on top of Bulma's plane because he refuses to approach leisure or inactivity in any way. Bulma tries to punish him by flying through heavy foliage, but he is both literally and figuratively unmoved.
15th Dec '16 3:49:23 AM tigerstar
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* ''VideoGame/{{Bayonetta}}'' absolutely ''loves'' this trope. Cars, planes, missiles, trains, Bayonetta rides 'em all.
3rd Dec '16 6:53:27 PM foxley
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* ''Literature/AlexRider'': In ''Eagle Strike'', Alex sneaks into the Dutch facility by using magnetic clamps to attach himself to side of a truck that is entering ([[spoiler:posing as the ninja that is painted on the side of the truck]]). Later, he escapes by climbing on top of a truck that is one its way out.
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