Horse-Drawn Chariot Car Spotted on Highway

9/15/2015 9:34 AM PDT

Horse-Drawn Chariot Car Spotted on Highway (VIDEO)

Your eyes are not deceiving you -- this is video of a guy dressed as a Roman shoulder and driving some kind of vehicle made up to look like a horse-drawn chariot.

The odd footage was captured by a fellow motorist in Hillsborough, North Carolina ... who quickly grabbed his phone to document the oddity.

Because otherwise, none of his friends would have believed him ...