Here at Metro, we're not exactly convinced of the efficacy of New York's bus system. There are times — often when we are late for work and stuck in traffic — that we are convinced that literally any other form of transportation would be faster.
Comedian Mark Malkoff had the same idea, and was determined to test the theory. Could even a child's big wheel toy be faster than an MTA bus? To see, he raced the M42 crosstown bus from 10th to Madison, a distance of exactly a mile. Who won? Check out the video below:
Next he should try a walker!