'''Basic Trope''': A vehicle is driven very fast up a ramp so as to jump over a gap.
* '''Straight''': Edgar uses a ramp to jump his car over a stream.
* '''Exaggerated''': Edgar uses a ramp to jump his rocket-propelled eighteen-wheeler onto the roof of an apartment building on the far side of the Mississippi River.
* '''Downplayed''': ???
* '''Justified''': Edgar has practised this sort of thing, and knows when it will work and when it won't.
* '''Inverted''': A motorcyclist ramps off Edgar's car.
* '''Subverted''': Edgar drives up the ramp as though he's going to try a jump, but screeches to a halt at the top of it.
* '''Double Subverted''': ...because he wants to reverse and take a longer run-up.
** Every time Edgar gets into a car chase, he insists he can do this, but [[RunningGag every time]], he and his irate passengers end up soaking wet.
** Edgar lands his ''airplane'' only to drive it up the ramp.
* '''Zig Zagged''': ???
* '''Averted''': Edgar decides to look for a bridge instead.
* '''Enforced''': The writers believe that it just isn't a proper car chase unless there's one of these in it somewhere.
* '''Lampshaded''': "I'd hate to see the bill for fixing the suspension on Edgar's car each month."
* '''Invoked''': Whoever built the ramp did so specifically to allow people to make that particular jump.
* '''Exploited''': Edgar's rival, knowing that Edgar is the kind of driver who'd try this sort of thing, sabotages the ramp.
* '''Defied''': The authorities demolish the ramp to prevent people hurting themselves with dangerous stunts.
* '''Discussed''': "Bridge? I don't need a bridge. If a ramp is good enough for Film/JamesBond, it's good enough for me."
* '''Conversed''': "See that ramp there? I bet you the hero will have to drive up it when they get around to the car chase scene."
* '''Deconstructed''': Edgar makes the jump, but the landing completely wrecks his car and he winds up in the hospital.
* '''Reconstructed''': Edgar's car is designed with extra shock absorbers and so forth to ensure both he and it survive with minimal if any injuries.
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%% Optional items, added after Conversed, at your discretion:
%%* '''Implied''': ???
%%* '''Plotted A Good Waste''': ???
%%* '''Played For Laughs''': ???
%%* '''Played For Drama''': ???