Your Guide To The World’s Most Hated Car Culture: Donks

most viewed right now
 110
Article inside Crips Arrested For Showing Off Stolen Balmain Jeans On Facebook €..
41 comments
@wild'ish
most viewed right now
 88
Image(s) inside Niggas have officially taken selling Lean to the next level..
115 comments
@wild'ish
most viewed right now
 87
Image(s) inside When That Child Support Hits
354 comments
@wild'ish
most viewed right now
 63
NBA BREAKING: The NBA has given JR Smith a two game suspension for Draymond's ..
58 comments
@sports

section   (0 bx goons and 1 bystanders) Share this on Twitter   Share this on Facebook
 

Props Slaps
 3 years ago '05        #1
5962 pageviews
49 comments


ice wolf 436 heat pts436
space
avatar space
space
$7,703 | Props total: 350 350
Your Guide To The World’s Most Hated Car Culture: Donks
 

 

[pic - click to view]



What is this huge old car with giant wheels and a Spongebob paint job? That's what we call a donk, the most hated kind of car in the world right now. Why do people hate them so much? Allow me to explain.

What's a donk?

A donk is any car on ridiculously huge wheels.

That's all it takes to be a donk? Big wheels?

Well, donks are usually big, old American cars, and they often have flashy, tongue-in-cheek paint schemes, but yeah, all it takes to be a donk is big wheels.

How come I've never seen one before?

If no one has ever filmed a rap video in your neighborhood, you probably won't see a donk around. They're popular in the South and, predominantly, amongst African Americans.

What's their deal? Why the big wheels?

It's like jewelry for your car. Back in the ‘90s if you wanted to brag about how much money you're making you could get 20 inch wheels, those are dubs. They'd be chrome, or they'd have spinners. Then you could brag about having 22s, then 24s, 26s, and on to a brief flirtation with 40s. Things have pretty much leveled out at 30 inch rims by now, though.

So it's just a way to show off?

Pretty much.

But why are they so tall? That looks dumb.

Some of these wheels are so big that you have to jack up the body of the car so the wheels fit.

Isn't that dangerous or something?


Probably not. These cars are just cruisers. It's not like they're going around racetracks or anything. On the other hand, actually, this thing is definitely not safe to drive around in.


[pic - click to view]



Uh, right. These things still look stupid to me.


Well, they're not any less dumb than those Volkswagens made into lowriders, or those huge, 12 MPG SUVs that soccer moms think they need a just to drive to the mall. Anyway, donks have a sense of humor.

Oh yeah, what's up with the Spongebob stuff?

This was a trend a few years ago to get the weirdest paint job you could on your car. It all went together with the zeitgeist in the whole culture at the time. Remember, this is when kids were wearing Blue's Clues backpacks and rapping about going stupid. It wasn't supposed to be taken seriously.

So if they're not supposed to be taken seriously, why do people hate them?

Other than casual racism?

Other than casual racism.


Well, people get butthurt when guys who build donks cut up cars that are otherwise cool. For the past two or three years, Camaros have been seriously popular with guys making donks because they're a cool car in the first place, and because they fit 30' rims pretty well. Anyway, Camaro fanbois hate to see one of their ‘performance cars' turned into a big, tall cruiser. Here's a good example right here.

Do you like donks?

Yeah, I love ‘em.

Even the ones with the wheels that don't look like they're moving?

Oh yeah, those things are sweet. You call that ‘skating.' It's not good for anything but showing off while pulling out of McDonald's, but who cares.

Seriously?

Yeah, I like any weird kind of car.

Dude, you're weird.

I know.

I still don't like donks.

It's okay, they're going out of fashion anyway and in a few years nobody will drive them anymore.

Okay, so where can I go to laugh at really sh-tty donks while they're still around?

Go to
[pic - click to view]

 DonkSnob.com. It's the best website ever. There's even a donk there with a toilet in it.

A toilet?

Yeah, check it out.

HAHAHA no way!

I know, right? Donks are the best.


[pic - click to view]

 Your Guide To The World’s Most Hated Car Culture: Donks


[pic - click to view]



Last edited by ice wolf; 01-11-2013 at 03:34 PM..

top in section
 32
185 comments
top in hiphop
most viewed right now
 41
28 comments
top in thotties
top in section
 22
22 comments
top in gear

 

 
 
 
 01-11-2013, 03:45 PM         #3
Patrick Galooly 
space
space
space
$n/a | Props total:  
These people are the safest drivers in America. They don't drive over 40 and avoid every pothole.
 
 3 years ago '05        #5
ice wolf 436 heat pts436
space
avatar space
space
$7,703 | Props total: 350 350
 Patrick Galooly said:
These people are the safest drivers in America. They don't drive over 40 and avoid every pothole.
 
 3 years ago '11        #6
BuckedCrazy 41 heat pts41
space
avatar space
space
$4,704 | Props total: 221 221
I don't understand why people hate donk culture or say you ruined that car,muthafu*ka its their car they can do what they want to it
 
 3 years ago '04        #7
Cutty Olds 5 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$13,256 | Props total: 1053 1053
Calling any car with big rims a Donk is equivalent to calling any GM car made in the 60's a damn shoe box Chevy

A Donk is a 71-76 Chevy Caprice/Impala, fu*k what ya heard...

I mean sh*t, is a 98-2000 Lexus LS a Lex Bubble?? Get ya sh*t right
 
 3 years ago '11        #8
Silencer 57 heat pts57
space
avatar space
space
$1,994 | Props total: 216 216
Certain groups of people go crazy when you don't restore your old school back to the way it was give or take a few engine suspension and wheel mods. But you should see how many people get heart broken when I say Im turning my Regal into a Lowrider.
 
 3 years ago '05        #9
blaznfor20 242 heat pts242
space
avatar space
space
$2,432 | Props total: 6 6
I want one now, sh*t
 
 3 years ago '04        #10
killababi 27 heat pts27
space
avatar space
space
$14,970 | Props total: 459 459
A donk is a old school caprice/impala like 71-76. n*ggas dont kno sh*t
 
 3 years ago '04        #11
killababi 27 heat pts27
space
avatar space
space
$14,970 | Props total: 459 459
N u posted summa the sh*ttiest whips ever. Paint jobs cheap. Rims n tires cheap. Lol.
 
 3 years ago '04        #12
nobody 
space
avatar space
space
$1,966 | Props total: 135 135
 killababi said:
A donk is a old school caprice/impala like 71-76. n*ggas dont kno sh*t
Agreed, Donk has more to do with a old big body chevy car with massive rims on it.

I will say this, my sister BF has a new camaro SS vert and he put 30's and on it and I cant stand it. I find it to be ugly, should have spent that 4k on performance mods, but thats me.

I'll also as somebody else said, he only does 40 on the city and avoids potholes like the plague.
 
 3 years ago '05        #13
why? 9 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$4,205 | Props total: 0 0
I saw some fire a.ss donks back when i was living in the Mia, Go to the tower shop in Fort Lauderdale if you want to see some real donks.



Check out that thread to see what real donks look like
 
 3 years ago '05        #14
why? 9 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$4,205 | Props total: 0 0
 killababi said:
N u posted summa the sh*ttiest whips ever. Paint jobs cheap. Rims n tires cheap. Lol.



 
 3 years ago '04        #15
Duntaz 49 heat pts49
space
avatar space
space
$10,334 | Props total: 1154 1154
30's on a camaro ss It defeats the purpose of having a fu*kin camaro. It's your car & you do what the fu*k you want to do. But I cant understand when n*ggaz get muscle & performace cars old school or new & put non performance rims & tires on that bi*ch. Paint job & custom interior, digi dash, aint mad at I'd put some new technology ect in a ol school whip. But I'd keep some rally tires on or some good rubber on that bi*ch. In other words I'd turn it into a hotrod instead of a donk.


Last edited by Duntaz; 01-13-2013 at 08:26 AM..
 
 3 years ago '04        #16
NoLedge18720 3 heat pts
space
space
space
$22,834 | Props total: 921 921
 Cutty Olds said:
Calling any car with big rims a Donk is equivalent to calling any GM car made in the 60's a damn shoe box Chevy

A Donk is a 71-76 Chevy Caprice/Impala, fu*k what ya heard...

I mean sh*t, is a 98-2000 Lexus LS a Lex Bubble?? Get ya sh*t right
Thank you...I was reading the first few posts like these young kids have no idea what a donk is
 
 3 years ago '04        #17
TwinCaliber2kz 7 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$3,501 | Props total: 231 231
dat pink is 300 is in orlando fl,in front of the magic mall and across da skreet from da sherriffs office, a large percent of these cars are floridas
 
 3 years ago '06        #18
datVAkid 34 heat pts34
space
avatar space
space
$11,997 | Props total: 499 499
leaning in a clean beam
with wide screens
so mean how the grill
grills at the girls in the team
 
 01-12-2013, 12:19 PM         #19
redacted 
space
space
space
$n/a | Props total:  
There's a body shop in Henderson NC that's got a donk that looks like this. Every time I'm in Henderson, I drive past the thing like

I don't care what classifies a 'real' donk. I just call them cars with big goofy rims, and keep it moving. Cats just out there wanting to be seen. It ain't even that serious, especially when someone is out there repping Air Heads candy with their sh*t. lol


Last edited by redacted; 01-12-2013 at 12:22 PM..
 
 3 years ago '08        #20
tupacnasfan 44 heat pts44
space
avatar space
space
$13,294 | Props total: 292 292
Donk is a beautiful thing for cars.
 
Home      
  
 

 






most viewed right now
 59
Image(s) inside She just graduated! Let us all give her a standing ovation
145 comments
19 hours ago
@thotsdimesetc
most viewed right now
 47
Soulja boy got shut down
82 comments
20 hours ago
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 44
Image(s) inside 2/3 Can I get a three peat?
56 comments
2 days ago
@thotsdimesetc
most viewed right now
 31
Article inside Elijah Wood Claims Hollywood Is in the Grip of Massive Pedophilia Epi..
264 comments
21 hours ago
@movies
most viewed right now
 25
Video inside still one of the funniest videos on the internet
90 comments
19 hours ago
@wild'ish
most viewed right now
 19
BOX GGG fans get at Canelo on Social Media
35 comments
1 day ago
@sports
most viewed right now
 18
Image(s) inside She's 12 n I'm 20 but I still love her (WTF)!!!!!!!
153 comments
19 hours ago
@wild'ish
most viewed right now
 16
Image(s) inside Disney chick Peyton List growing up fast
35 comments
2 days ago
@thotsdimesetc
back to top
register contact Follow BX @ Twitter Follow BX @ Facebook search BX privacy