Car bomb

improvised explosive device

A car bomb is a bomb device that is hidden within a vehicle. It is usually driven into places where there will be many people. Terrorists use car bombs more than any other type of organization. The car with the bomb attached to it will explode. This will usually cause fires and small pieces of metal which cause most of the damage.

A car bomb, after detonation, in Iraq. There was a second car bomb that detonated, and killed about 20 people, who were investigating the first explosion
A car bomb that was found before it exploded