In the event you’re unfamiliar with the “Man Performs” channel on YouTube, and also you most likely are, it is a few proficient individual that turns widespread gadgets into musical devices. After a bicycle, tree, bread, and even a bathroom, it was time for a automobile to be repurposed and function the premise for an oddly catchy tune. The sedan in query is an previous Toyota that seems to have been decommissioned for a very long time judging by the unhappy state of its physique.
This rust bucket is an eighth-generation, pre-facelift Corolla (E110) extremely unlikely to ever get again on the highway. The sheer variety of leaves across the engine bay tells us it has been left for useless but it surely’s briefly out of retirement by getting a brand new lease on life to function a musical instrument. Who knew a set of drumsticks may make this ol’ Toyota sound this good?
We do not know when the album is popping out however it could be a day-one buy for us. Hopefully, the opposite songs will make use of the automobile’s horn and door chimes in addition to engine and exhaust sounds for a bit extra selection. For now, it is a first rate first effort, although Toyota’s personal GR Corolla sizzling hatch sounds a wee bit higher.
You would be stunned to seek out out this is not an authentic thought because it’s been carried out earlier than, a few years in the past. As a matter of reality, the video posted on YouTube again in January 2009 additionally featured a Corolla. Aptly named the “Corolla Music,” it took a distinct method through the use of the creator’s physique to create “music.” You may see it within the video beneath.