The men think they accidently set the car of a rival carpoolers group on fire as a result of a prank, but swear to keep it between themselves. Marmaduke's ATM machine with an $8 service charge is vandalized.
During the drive time to and from the office, four diverse men share their daily commute and share pieces of their lives as they drive. The four men consist of Laird, a recently divorced playboy; Aubrey, a shy breadwinner; Gracen, a conservative and traditional man; and Dougie, a bright-eyed newlywed. Together, these men form a bond to deal with the pressures of home and work.