Police in Scotland have shared an image of a driver caught travelling along a city road with an entire lounge suite tied to the roof.
The furniture was wedged above and below the open car boot and secured with just a few straps as the vehicle drove through Glasgow.
Police said the driver was given suitable advice “for the transport of couches in the future”.
The 49-year-old was reported to prosecutors in connection with the load and other alleged driving offences.
Twitter users were quick to suggest the vehicle should be classed as a minbus due to the extra seats, and questioned why the driver did not use a moving van to transport the furniture.
It is not the only incident this year of a driver taking on more than they could carry. In August a driver who balanced a second car on top of his own was fined £195 and given three points on his licence.
Motorist Glyndwr Wyn Richards said it was a “stupid thing to do” but he believed there was no risk the upper car would fall.