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Best Car Poems

Below are the all-time best Car poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of car poems written by PoetrySoup members


Princess Needs A New Car
Princess just wants a new car.
I have told her that hers will go far.
'Oh, it's really not cool
driving this crap to school.'
'Do I need that...

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© Mary Nagy  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: car, angst, daughter, family, funny,
Form: Limerick



Premium Member A DRUNK DRIVERS GUILT
I drove home from a party one winters night
I'd had quite a few drinks but I felt alright
It was pouring rain as I approached our...

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Categories: car, death, drink, family,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member M-M-M First Kiss

Oh, how wonderfully innocent
and juvenile, 'twas for me.
You, scooting surreptitiously.
closer and closer to me.
Like a soft, gentle caterpillar,
slithering and smiling.
Making its way home in the
still...

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Categories: car, first love, growth,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Out of the Sun
Stayed 
             in the sun 
       ...

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Categories: absence, age, angst, car,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Mother -- Come Home




Sitting with her now
       Watching 
How did she get so old?
       How did...

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Categories: car, fear, love, mother,
Form: I do not know?



Premium Member VODGE DIPER
The day started badly as I had a bat flattery on my vodge diper

It was roaring with pain when I arrived at the par cark...

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Categories: car, humorous,
Form: Free verse
Why Is It
Why is it that pressure feels so heavy?
When pressure isn't solid.
Why is it that tears of anger hurt more?
When anger isn't sorrow.
Why is it that...

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Categories: absence, car, confusion, cry,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member DRIVING HOME FOR CHRISTMAS
bright gleaming cat's eyes
glowing like a string of pearls
guiding us at night

Cat's eyes were created in 1934 by a British Inventor called Percy Shaw. 

12/12/17
...

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Categories: car, journey, travel, tribute,
Form: Senryu
The Last Dust

In open space free
Steel and glass enclosure
A small moving space confined
My possession of pride
Momentum propelled by young drive
A companion of trust.

The wingless bird
Tunneled timid air
Dust...

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Categories: analogy, car, old,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Shantelle
A brand new car is what I love,
Love the body, the new car smell,
So to local luxury garage I drove,
that’s where I met lovely Shantelle!

Bright...

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Categories: car, 10th grade, 11th grade,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Jalopy
I told that woman
Don’t speak slowly
I’m not simple
I’m more complex than you’ll ever be.

I told that woman
Don’t make my decisions!
(How does she even function
With those...

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Categories: age, anger, car, freedom,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Cruisin' the Drag
Sipping cherry limeade, driving in the car parade, 
we're cruising in the Lone Star state.
Didn't want a bucket seat; the thing it couldn't beat, 
was...

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: car, funny, growing up,
Form: Rhyme
Roads
the shortest road
is the one that you know
the longest road
is the one that you love
...

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© A.O. Taner  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: adventure, car, change, confusion,
Form: Verse
ENVY
ENVY
(Words inspired by Casarah)

Our faces are turned toward Bangkok
That buzzing hive of humanity
Where folk brush against each other
As they twirl and dance
In an effort to...

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Categories: car, travel,
Form: Free verse
When I Leave This World
Inspired by the song "Last Kiss" by Pearl Jam


You had just gotten your first car, a 1957 Chevrolet Bel-Air,
We were only seventeen years old and...

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Categories: car, death, lost love,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member A Lifetime of Cars
I did not learn to drive until my twenties.
My two poor kids I hauled inside a wagon!
That wagon creaked when filled with groceries!
Fed up, I...

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Categories: car,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member COWARDICE -FOR YELLOW CONTEST
He’d been too yellow to admit he was having an affair
Susie was seething and started screaming at his deception
She’d found long blonde hairs in her...

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Categories: anger, betrayal, car,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Elvira And The Pillow
A true story....


Well I lived in Sioux City for a little while
Another job site, hubby and I have covered some miles

While there, my mother in...

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Categories: humorous, life, car,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member - Dust By Ancient Times -
Old dust by rusty memories
One time lace curtains in the windows
Fascinating account by a challenging life
Happiness and defeats, sunny days and freezing nights
More than an...

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Categories: bullying, car, childhood, nostalgia,
Form: Verse
Premium Member Jan's Sonnet Sedan - Tribute Limerick
When an Ode Operator named Jan
hits the road in her Sonnet sedan,
she keeps Lines in their lanes
riding Rhyme's rough terrains
and drives home every Poe'm that...

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Categories: car, encouraging, fun, journey,
Form: Limerick
Modern Life
Modern Life
We are open twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week
Except Monday mornings and Sunday nights.
What are they on about, at this place that...

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Categories: funny, life, car, me,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Tim And His Kelly Green Mustang

 I have a  friend by the name of Tim,
He keeps  in shape when frequents the gym.
His Kelly green Mustang he drove
And smack'd...

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Categories: car, friend, friendship, funny,
Form: Limerick
Premium Member I'M IN A JAM
I’m stuck in traffic
Crawling like a slimy slug
Why call it rush hour?

4th April 2015
...

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Categories: car, humorous,
Form: Questionku
Premium Member Student Drivers
rehearse

reverse




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8/13/14  For Judy Kono's Footle Contest...

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Categories: car,
Form: Footle
Premium Member SPEEDY GONZALEZ - FOR ANDREA
Andrea was late - drove at the speed of light
Traffic cops chased her  - she got such a fright
The cop got out his book
Gave...

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Categories: car, for her, humorous,
Form: Limerick