For as long as anyone can remember, the News Photographer drives the news car and the Reporter sits in the passenger seat.
But why is that?
Well, a a crew from CityTV in Toronto tried to reverse the roles and it showed why it is like it is. CityNews Reporter Amanda Ferguson got behind the wheel of Photog Pete Dworschak’s news truck and he turned into a very nervous backseat driver.
Let's go to the video: