Action hero Jean-Claude Van Damme is the star of a Volvo trailer , a tractor-trailer. Doing something he is very famous for “the splits” in a new short film for Volvo Trucks.
Van Damme starts off with a voiceover, “I’ve had my ups and downs. My fair share of bumpy roads and heavy winds. That’s what made me what I am today. Now I stand here before you. What you see is a body crafted to perfection.”
Then the camera pulls back off Van Damme’s face and we see that he’s standing on the rear-view mirrors of two side-by-side trucks. The trucks are moving backward on what appears to be a desert runway.
Van Damme, says he has “a pair of legs engineered to defy the laws of physics, and a mindset to master the most epic of splits.” Of course he does, Remember time cop when he jump
And then we see that the two tractor trailers are moving apart, and Van Damme’s legs are spreading with them. This continues until Van Damme is in a full-on split across about a 6- or 7-foot gap.
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