Anyone who has ever tried to reverse a trailer will know just how tricky it is.
A car commercial has gone viral by showcasing the frustration many horse owners face when trying to back a trailer into a tight spot.
The short clip, created by Grabarz & Partner, features a field full of horses laughing their hooves off at the increasingly flustered driver’s failed attempts to park.
But the herd is silenced as another driver appears and switches on the “trailer assist” feature of the new Volkswagen Tiguan, before easily reversing his box neatly into its parking space.
Originally planned as a television advert, the clip went viral after it was posted online and became the most successful German Volkswagen video of all time.
It received more than nine million clicks in the first 72 hours and has had more than 40 million views overall.
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