pedal to the medal vs pedal to the metal : Common Errors in English

About pedal to the medal vs pedal to the metal

When you depress the accelerator all the way so that it presses against the metal of the floorboards you put the pedal to the metal. You get no medals for speeding.

pedal to the medal in News

pedal to the metal in News

  1. City leaders want DOT to expand bike share faster to outer boroughs

    Citi Bike may be taking off and attracting thousands of users a day, but outer borough leaders say the city needs to put the pedal to the metal for their neighborhoods.
    on June 13, 2013 Source: amNewYork

  2. MONDAY MUSINGS: American Legion kicks into gear

    Summer time, and the livin’ is easy. But not for those involved with American Legion baseball. For players, coaches and officials, it’s pedal to the metal from now until July 14. In the next 35 days, Legion teams from all over the state will play 24-27 game zone schedules -- many will play non-zone games which means 30-40 games -- which will serve to see which 40 teams enter the postseason.
    on June 10, 2013 Source: The Middletown Press

  3. Pedal to the Metal lets attendees drag the strip

    If you like the sound of revving engines and the rush of drag strip racing, then Heidi Pickerell says you will enjoy the second annual Pedal to the Metal for Meals on Wheels of Shawnee and Jefferson Counties Inc. The fundraiser will be from 4 to 7 p.m.
    on June 9, 2013 Source: The Topeka Capital-Journal

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