In an incident that has captured the attention of netizens, a red Singapore-registered Mercedes was seen drifting in floodwaters in Johor, Malaysia.
The video, shared by the Facebook page SG Road Vigilante – SGRV on December 6, showcases the aftermath of a flash flood that struck the area.
The footage offers a panoramic view of the waterlogged street before focusing on the Mercedes, submerged and drifting in the murky waters.
A bystander across the street, standing between two vehicles, is seen capturing the scene on his phone.
The unusual sight quickly garnered significant attention online, with the video racking up over 97,000 views and more than 900 shares.
‘Free car wash’?
Social media users expressed a mix of amusement and sympathy, with some humorously remarking that the car was receiving a “free wash.”
One wrote: ” [it] can float back to custom”.
“It’s cheaper to do a car wash in JB so choose Premium Wash.”
One sarcastically wrote: “I believe I can float, I believe I can touch the goat.”