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* ''Literature/EndlingTheLast'': Tobble destroys a Marsonian ship by crashing a flaming boat into it.

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* In ''Film/TheGiantGilaMonster'', Chase loads his car with nitroglycerin and crashes it into the eponymous monster when it proves to be ImmuneToBullets. ''Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000'' made fun of the fact that a car full of nitroglycerin driving across rough terrain [[ArtisticLicenseChemistry would go off WAY easier than what's shown in the movie]].


** British amphibious attack on the heavily defended docks of Saint-Nazaire in occupied France; taking place during the night of 28 March 1942 during the Second World War. A destroyer carrying tons of explosives hidden inside it was rammed into the exposed caisson of the Normandie Dock. [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St_Nazaire_Raid Operation Chariot, the St. Nazaire Raid]]

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** British amphibious attack on the heavily defended docks of Saint-Nazaire in occupied France; taking place during the night of 28 March 1942 during the Second World War. A destroyer carrying tons of explosives hidden inside it was rammed into the exposed caisson of the Normandie Dock. [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St_Nazaire_Raid Operation Chariot, the St. Nazaire Raid]]Raid]]. While [[WheresTheKaboom it took a while to explode after the crash]], it wiped out several hundred German soldiers and knocked the whole dock out of commission for the remainder of the war.

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* ''Videogame/AgeOfEmpiresII'' gives every civilization (except the Koreans) Demolition Rafts and Ships, which are packed to the brim with explosives and whose only attack is to ram themselves into things and explode, causing massive damage. They're the fastest vessels in the game, so they're pretty hard to fend off, and are ideal if there's a heavily-loaded transport coming for your shores.





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* In ''Fanfic/{{Forward}}'', the crew straps some bombs to the mule from ''Film/{{Serenity}}'' and drops it on [[spoiler: Womack]]'s gunship.
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* A whole ''swarm'' of MolotovTruck boats turns the tide of battle when the New Crobuzon fleet attacks Armada in ''Literature/TheScar''.

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* A In ''Literature/TheScar'', a whole ''swarm'' of MolotovTruck Molotov boats turns the tide of battle when the New Crobuzon fleet attacks Armada in ''Literature/TheScar''.Armada.



* In ''Literature/CibolaBurn'', the militia on ''Edward Israel'' turns one of their shuttles into an impromptu missile by packing it with explosives to use in case those unruly illegal colonists on the planet get some uppity ideas.



** This is called back to in ''Fanfic/{{Forward}}'', when the crew straps some bombs to the mule from ''Film/{{Serenity}}'' and drops it on [[spoiler: Womack]]'s gunship.



** Failed spectacularly during one attack in Glasgow. Inept wannabe terrorists set a Jeep on fire and tried to crash the passenger terminal at the airport. The [[HeroicBystander bystanders]] were none too pleased. (And we are talking about [[ViolentGlaswegian Scotland]], after all). One [[BraveScot particularly bold bystander]] charged the terrorist who had accidentally [[ManOnFire lit himself on fire]] and delivered a [[GroinAttack kick to the guy's balls so hard that it tore a tendon in the kicker's foot]]. [[/folder]]

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** Failed spectacularly during one attack in Glasgow. Inept wannabe terrorists set a Jeep on fire and tried to crash the passenger terminal at the airport. The [[HeroicBystander bystanders]] were none too pleased. (And we are talking about [[ViolentGlaswegian Scotland]], after all). One [[BraveScot particularly bold bystander]] charged the terrorist who had accidentally [[ManOnFire lit himself on fire]] and delivered a [[GroinAttack kick to the guy's balls so hard that it tore a tendon in the kicker's foot]]. foot]].
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* In the pilot episode of ''Series/TheLoneGunmen'', there is a governement conspiracy to crash a passenger plane into the middle of New York.

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* In the pilot episode of ''Series/TheLoneGunmen'', there is a governement government conspiracy to crash a passenger plane into the middle of New York.York.
* A (probably unintentionally) hilarious example from ''Series/LawAndOrderSpecialVictimsUnit'': An accused pedophile is exiting the courthouse and his wife arrives to pick him up and gets out of her car. Out of nowhere he leaps into the car and speeds off, driving directly under a tanker truck which almost seems to pause to think about it before deciding to blow up.


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** Failed spectacularly during one attack in Glasgow. Inept wannabe terrorists set a Jeep on fire and tried to crash the passenger terminal at the airport. The [[HeroicBystander bystanders]] were none too pleased. (And we are talking about [[ViolentGlaswegian Scotland]], after all). One [[BraveScot particularly bold bystander]] charged the terrorist who had accidentally [[ManOnFire lit himself on fire]] and delivered a [[GroinAttack kick to the guy's balls so hard that it tore a tendon in the kicker's foot]]. [[/folder]]


One crude but effective way of attacking your enemy is to load up a vehicle with flammables, explosives, or anything else that would make a nice big boom, and send it on a collision course toward a target.

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One crude but effective way of attacking your enemy is to load up a vehicle with flammables, explosives, or anything else that would make a nice big boom, and send it on a collision course toward a target. \n Thus, the MolotovCocktail levels up.



See also CarFu, ExternalCombustion (kind of an JustForFun/XMeetsY of the two), ActionBomb, IncendiaryExponent, and MolotovCocktail. Note that while ''VideoGame/MotorStorm'' has a manufacturer called Molotov and they do make trucks, this trope [[JustForFun/IThoughtItMeant does not refer to that]].

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See also CarFu, ExternalCombustion (kind of an JustForFun/XMeetsY of the two), ActionBomb, IncendiaryExponent, ActionBomb and MolotovCocktail.IncendiaryExponent. Note that while ''VideoGame/MotorStorm'' has a manufacturer called Molotov and they do make trucks, this trope [[JustForFun/IThoughtItMeant does not refer to that]].


* Useable to great effect in ''[[VideoGame/JustCause Just Cause 2]]''. EveryCarIsAPinto + speed + instant parachute = fun!

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* Useable to great effect in ''[[VideoGame/JustCause Just Cause 2]]''. ''VideoGame/JustCause2''. EveryCarIsAPinto + speed + instant parachute = fun!fun!
** This is the point of Crash Bomb side missions in ''VideoGame/JustCause3'', where you have to supercharge a Bavarium bomb attached to your vehicle by reaching and staying above a certain speed, then drive it into the middle of a group of DRM vehicles and soldiers.


See also CarFu, ExternalCombustion (kind of an JustForFun/XMeetsY of the two), ActionBomb, IncendiaryExponent, and MolotovCocktail. Note that while ''VideoGame/MotorStorm'' has a manufacturer called Molotov and they do make trucks, this trope [[IThoughtItMeant does not refer to that]].

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See also CarFu, ExternalCombustion (kind of an JustForFun/XMeetsY of the two), ActionBomb, IncendiaryExponent, and MolotovCocktail. Note that while ''VideoGame/MotorStorm'' has a manufacturer called Molotov and they do make trucks, this trope [[IThoughtItMeant [[JustForFun/IThoughtItMeant does not refer to that]].


* In ''WebOriginal/TheSalvationWar'', a former Hamas operative drives a truck bomb into [[DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu one of the Beasts of the Apocalypse]].
* FanFic/OldManHenderson pulled one of these quite effectively against an ungodly abomination of Hastur. It helps that he did it with a tanker truck, ''right next'' to the very same pump it was being filled with.

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* In ''WebOriginal/TheSalvationWar'', ''Literature/TheSalvationWar'', a former Hamas operative drives a truck bomb into [[DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu one of the Beasts of the Apocalypse]].
* FanFic/OldManHenderson ''Fanfic/OldManHenderson'' pulled one of these quite effectively against an ungodly abomination of Hastur. It helps that he did it with a tanker truck, ''right next'' to the very same pump it was being filled with.


Zee also CarFu, ExternalCombustion (kind of an JustForFun/XMeetsY of the two), ActionBomb, IncendiaryExponent, and MolotovCocktail. Note that while ''VideoGame/MotorStorm'' has a manufacturer called Molotov and they do make trucks, this trope [[IThoughtItMeant does not refer to that]].

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Zee See also CarFu, ExternalCombustion (kind of an JustForFun/XMeetsY of the two), ActionBomb, IncendiaryExponent, and MolotovCocktail. Note that while ''VideoGame/MotorStorm'' has a manufacturer called Molotov and they do make trucks, this trope [[IThoughtItMeant does not refer to that]].



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* ''ComicStrip/ModestyBlaise'': In "Fraser's Story", Willie delays pursuit by setting fire to a truck and driving it into the bad guys' motor pool.


* This is how TheQuestion eventually destroyed Luthor's Science Spire from LexLuthorManOfSteel. (He did it to free the [[ItMakesSenseInContext souls trapped in the building.]])

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* This is how TheQuestion ComicBook/TheQuestion eventually destroyed Luthor's Science Spire from LexLuthorManOfSteel. (He did it to free the [[ItMakesSenseInContext souls trapped in the building.]])

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