20 Things We Miss About Driving Our First Car Few things in the world can compare to the feeling of that first solo drive. Before you ever really knew the delights of GEICO customer service, your first car was YOUR car, and so much more. GEICO Brand Publisher 1. Everyone remembers their first car. View this image › theekrismartin.tumblr.com ID: 1023810 2. It wasn’t exactly the best car. But it was YOUR car. View this image › catforum.com ID: 1023360 3. Remember when your mom used to drive you to the mall? How embarrassing. Or worse, biking everywhere? View this image › Fox Searchlight Pictures, Paramount Pictures, Napoleon Dynamite / Via healthydoseofpoison.tumblr.com ID: 1023524 4. But then you turned Sixteen(ish), and everything changed. View this image › NBC, The Fresh Prince Of Bel Air / Via head-tilt.tumblr.com ID: 1023818 5. You just had to pass your test, and learn to parallel park. No big deal. View this image › New Line Cinema, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me / Via whatshouldtheycallprivateschool.tumblr.com ID: 1023418 6. …and get your DMV picture just right. View this image › Universal Pictures, Mr. Bean’s Holiday / Via gifrific.com ID: 1024069 View this image › Nikelodeon, Spongebob Squarepants / Via g00gle-meee.tumblr.com ID: 1024127 8. And suddenly, you had the keys to your freedom. It was a little scary. View this image › Dimension Films, Scream / Via healthydoseofpoison.tumblr.com ID: 1023373 9. But who cares if those keys didn’t come with AC? View this image › Universal Pictures, Wanted / Via whatshouldbetchescallme.tumblr.com ID: 1023446 10. Finally. Goodbye to inferior modes of transportation. View this image › whatshouldberkcallme.tumblr.com ID: 1023957 11. You could go ANYWHERE (as long as it was before 9PM). View this image › everyonehascrabs.tumblr.com ID: 1023510 12. The mall! View this image › Paramount Pictures, Mean Girls / Via frickyoumelissa.tumblr.com ID: 1024077 13. No more parents! View this image › NBC, Parks and Recreation / Via karamigo.tumblr.com ID: 1023949 14. Finally, you could put on whatever music you wanted. View this image › cherryblaze.tumblr.com ID: 1023793 View this image › thewonderwheel.tumblr.com ID: 1024297 16. You could decorate your car however you wanted. View this image › Flickr: 8one6 ID: 1024945 17. Going on actual dates was suddenly a possibility. View this image › Paramount Pictures, Titanic / Via tooweaktostandalone.tumblr.com ID: 1023542 18. With your new car, though, came some issues. View this image › Fox Searchlight Pictures, Little Miss Sunshine / Via bestheadadvice.tumblr.com ID: 1023577 19. Suddenly slow drivers turned you into a gargantuan rage monster, which is very, very bad. View this image › MTV, Jersey Shore / Via wswcmom.tumblr.com You gotta calm down! ID: 1023822 20. Suddenly you were giving rides to EVERYONE. View this image › MTV, Skins / Via fuckyeahusskins.tumblr.com ID: 1023617 21. You realized just how expensive gas is. View this image › ABC, The Jetsons / Via nipstudent.tumblr.com Good thing GEICO is so affordable! ID: 1023434 22. But it’s cool. You could afford it now with your awesome part-time job. View this image › Paramount Pictures, Good Burger / Via dearmsmonroe.tumblr.com ID: 1023729 23. No more taking the bus LIKE A PEASANT. View this image › Universal Pictures, Bridesmaids / Via sarahsveetheart.tumblr.com ID: 1023598 24. So many feels. View this image › hutcher-jaw.tumblr.com ID: 1023687 View this image › tonyballer.tumblr.com ID: 1023737 View this image › volkswagens.tumblr.com ID: 1023747 View this image › bluesapph.tumblr.com ID: 1023828 28. Just you and your car forever. And to all the haters: View this image › Columbia Pictures, The Cable Guy / Via ondarealthough.tumblr.com ID: 1023397 29. 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