David Sheath said: “I broke up with my girlfriend and thought this would be a great way to get through it. Sheath is making a Guinness World Record attempt by hand-painting his entire car (Fiat 500) in pink nail polish.
David Sheath, a former semi-professional footballer, used 131 bottles of pink nail polish to turn a brand new Fiat 500 into a glossy vision of fuchsia.
The 28-year-old lived and slept in a special studio where he completed the mammoth task, which began last Thursday and lasted four days, two hours and two minutes. The gruelling challenge was broadcast over the internet via webcam.
Mr Sheath is now waiting to hear back from judges at the Guinness Book of World Records to confirm his non-stop viral as the longest online advert ever.