Originally Posted by BOBCAT110
Gas pedal getting stuck on a Rover? Sure, no problem there. But brakes failing at the exact same time? Sounds exactly like a classic case of driver error. It used to happen a lot before shift lock devices were made mandatory.
BOBCAT...as state above...I would bet the brakes faded from him riding them to counteract the engine.
Totally agree that the driver was at fault as he should have been able to find a better way to deal with the mechanical failure.