Legends

This is a selection of legends from the Urban Legends Reference Pages that I think can inspire interesting or funny stories. If you think I left out one that you really, really, really want for your story, just tell me about it.

Listing 10 results for search category = autos ordered by legend number

# Legend Category Edition Used
3 A well-guarded car proves not to be so well guarded after all when it's found one morning turned around in its parking spot, sporting a "If we want it, we'll take it" note from the mischievous thieves. Autos: Theft 1 Yes
116 A mechanic working in a car's trunk mistaken for a kidnapping victim. Autos: Mishaps 2 No
121 The remains of a smoldering JATO-equipped Chevrolet Impala were found embedded in the side of a cliff in the Arizona desert. Autos: Dream 2 No
122 An older woman takes revenge on the sassy young thing who brazenly zips into the parking space she'd been waiting for. Autos: Insurance 2 No
123 Sober patron staggers out of bar at closing time to lure police away from his drunken friends. Autos: Law 2 No
124 Motorist caught speeding by photo radar pays fine with picture of money; police send him photo of handcuffs in return. Autos: Law 2 No
125 Driver sets the cruise control on his vehicle, then slips into the backseat for a nap. Autos: Techno 2 No
126 Car's bad performance is caused by the driver's hanging her purse on the choke lever. Autos: Techno 2 No
128 Cars equipped with remote keyless entry systems can be unlocked via cell phone. Autos: Techno 2 Yes
129 Adding acetone to gasoline in an effort to improve gas mileage is a good idea. Autos: Techno 2 No