Crashes

 
2016 Tesla Model X P90D after crash while owner was parking  [photo: owner 'Puzant']

Model X accelerating out of parking spot was driver error, says Tesla

A Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] Model X owner while recently parking his electric SUV ending up crashing into a nearby building. The owner, who goes by the name “Puzant” on Tesla’s official forum, claimed the car, which was only five days old, accelerated by itself. Tesla on Monday... read more

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McLaren 650S Spider that crashed 10 minutes after delivery - Image credit, Joshua Latchford

McLaren 650S crashes minutes after being delivered

You’d think it would be next to impossible to find someone capable of wrecking their new car quicker than the 27-year-old that crashed a McLaren P1 less than 24 hours... read more May 3, 2016 by


 
Wreckage of a Gumpert Apollo that crashed during the 2016 Gumball 3000

Gumpert Apollo crashes during Gumball 3000 rally

The 2016 Gumball 3000 only started on Saturday but the annual road trip has already seen its first crash. A rare Gumpert Apollo crashed yesterday during the run from the... read more May 3, 2016 by


 
McLaren P1 crash in China, April 2016 - Image via Weibo

McLaren P1 crashes hard in China

What you see here is the sad sight of a mangled McLaren P1. The hypercar met its demise in China and the extent of the damage is massive. Both sides of the car are all bashed... read more April 20, 2016 by


 
Paul Walker and an R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R on the scene of Fast and Furious 4

Paul Walker's daughter awarded $10.1 million from Roger Rodas estate

A judge ruled Friday that Paul Walker's daughter, Meadow, will receive $10.1 million from the estate of Roger Rodas, as part of a settlement agreement. In November of 2013... read more April 8, 2016 by


 
Paul Walker and an R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R on the scene of Fast and Furious 4

Judge says Porsche not at fault for crash that killed Paul Walker friend Roger Rodas

As most Motor Authority readers know, Paul Walker, famous for his role in the Fast & Furious movie franchise, died in a fiery car crash involving a 2005 Porsche Carrera... read more April 5, 2016 by


 
R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R crash at the Nürburgring

R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R crashes at the Nürburgring

The R34 GT-R, the last of the actual Skyline GT-Rs, is one of the most epic cars to ever come out of Japan. Popularized through the Gran Turismo video games series and then... read more April 5, 2016 by


 
Porsche 911 GT3 RS accident in Amsterdam - Image via RS Porsche Magazine

Mechanic drops new Porsche 911 GT3 RS in waterway

Porsche’s new 911 GT3 RS is one of the most desirable cars on the planet right now. Unfortunately for one Porsche dealership in Amsterdam, a mechanic drove a Gulf... read more March 30, 2016 by


 
Wrecked 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 - Image via Copart

Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 already appears at salvage auction

Ford Motor Company’s [NYSE:F] new Mustang Shelby GT350 only started deliveries a few months back but already one of the cars has turned up at a salvage auction... read more March 21, 2016 by


 
Wrecked Porsche 918 Spyder - Image via Copart

Porsche 918 Spyder turns up at salvage auction

Porsche fans look away as a 918 Spyder looks to have been involved in a serious crash. All that’s left is a hulking heap of wires, metal and carbon fiber. A photo... read more March 21, 2016 by


 
Google's autonomous Lexus RX450h

Google explains how its autonomous SUV ran into a bus: Video

Google says that a recent crash between one of its self-driving Lexus RX 450h test cars and a city bus happened due to an obstruction in the road and a subsequent... read more March 15, 2016 by


 
Dodge Viper save

Dodge Viper Driver Enjoys Save Of The Year: Video

It may only be February but we may have already witnessed the best save of the year. This clip from YouTube channel High Tech Corvette shows a drag meet between two... read more February 18, 2016 by


 
2004 Ferrari Enzo chassis #135564 - Image via RM Auctions

Ferrari Enzo Wrecked In Infamous 2006 Crash Sold For $1.75M

Back in 2006, Bo Stefan Eriksson, who ran failed gaming console business Gizmondo and even raced in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, famously crashed a Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] Enzo on a... read more February 6, 2016 by


 
DeltaWing race car at 2016 Rolex 24 at Daytona

After Successful Start, DeltaWing Suffers Crash At 2016 Rolex 24 At Daytona: Video

The season opener of the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, the Rolex 24 at Daytona, is currently underway. Unfortunately for the DeltaWing from Panoz DeltaWing... read more January 31, 2016 by


 
Wreckage of McLaren P1 that crashed in Washington, D.C. - Image via Imgur

McLaren P1 Suffers Serious Crash In Washington, D.C.

Considering there were only 375 McLaren P1s ever built, and that such rare cars are barely driven by their owners, you wouldn’t expect to see too many of them involved... read more January 18, 2016 by


 
Bugatti Veyron crashes into lake

Man Who Intentionally Wrecked Veyron Gets Jail Time

Warning: This video contains some NSFW language. By now you’re probably quite familiar with this short clip from 2009 showing a Bugatti Veyron being driven into a Texas... read more December 17, 2015 by


 
 

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