Traffic Idioms (American idioms) 美式交通的慣用語
explanation : A blowout happens when a tire goes flat for some
reason while you are driving. It refers to the fact that the air 'blows out' of the
tire. A 'blowout' can be due to an accident or damage to the tire.
e.g. John was driving at 60 miles an hour and had a blowout.
He almost lost control of the car!