(The Local) The video, published on Thursday morning, had been viewed more than seven million times by Friday afternoon, much to the delight of the Swedish truck maker.
"We've been very pleased by the amazing response," Volvo Trucks spokesman Anders Vilhelmsson told The Local.
The clip, which runs just over a minute, shows the 53-year-old Van Damme suspended between two rolling trucks driving in reverse. As the camera pans out, the trucks slowly drift apart, leaving the actor perched in an "epic" split position (see clip below).
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