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Dario Franchitti's last pit stop at Indianapolis - Anne Proffit photo

Dario Franchitti To Retire From Racing Due To Spinal Injuries Suffered In Houston Indy Crash

Just last month, IndyCar racer Dario Franchitti suffered a scary wreck after touching wheels with Takuma Sato at the Houston Grand Prix. Today, Franchitti announced he is retiring from racing as a result of the head and spinal injuries suffered in the accident. The decision was made "based on the... read more

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Mercedes-Benz comes into contact with two trains

Mercedes Hit By Two Trains, Female Driver Escapes With Only A Broken Arm: Video

A woman from Utah is lucky to be alive after the Mercedes-Benz she was driving was struck by not one but two trains. Amazingly, the 29-year-old was able to walk away from the... read more October 16, 2013 by 


 
Sean Edwards

Porsche Racing Driver Sean Edwards Killed In Crash In Australia

British racing driver Sean Edwards, son of 1970s Formula One driver Guy Edwards, died earlier today in an accident that took place during a driver training course on a race... read more October 15, 2013 by 


 
First customer 2014 Corvette Stingray crashed?

Is This The First Customer-Owned 2014 Corvette Stingray Crash?

The 2014 Chevy Corvette Stingray has been making waves everywhere it goes--and occasionally hitting Very Hard Objects. It even managed to get into a tangle or two during... read more October 10, 2013 by 


 
Dario Franchitti IndyCar wreck

Dario Franchitti Catches Air And Crashes Hard In Houston: Video

If you're going to race, there's a high probability that you're also going to crash at some point in your career. It's a part of racing. That part of racing was on display... read more October 7, 2013 by 


 
Manchester man who attempted a Grand Theft Auto-style triple murder convicted

Grand Theft Auto-Style Triple Murder Attempt Gets Man Convicted: Video

[WARNING: The video above contains graphic scenes of the vehicular attack on pedestrians. Watch at your own risk.] Video games get a lot of grief for promoting violence, and... read more October 4, 2013 by 


 
Nate Burleson posts crash aftermath to Instagram

NFL's Nate Burleson Posts Pics Of Crashed SUV, Pizza To Instagram

NFL players crashing their vehicles is a relatively frequent occurrence. But NFL players following up their crashes with Instagram photos of the crashed vehicle--and the... read more October 1, 2013 by 


 
Russian Camaro driver gets it wrong in the rain, ends up on his side

Hey, Russian Camaro Guy, You're Doing It Wrong: Video

There is the proper way to drive in the rain, and then there's what this Russian Camaro driver is doing. Though to be fair, he might be better served by the lessons learned... read more September 30, 2013 by 


 
Range Rover surrounded by motorcyclists escapes by crashing through the crowd

Motorcycles Mob Range Rover, Carnage Ensues: Video

[WARNING: This video contains content that many will find disturbing. Watch at your own risk.] Riding a motorcycle on the street is dangerous--not so much because of the... read more September 30, 2013 by 


 
2014 BMW M3 Sedan crashed on the Nürburgring

2014 BMW M3 Sedan Crashed On The Nürburgring: Photos

Just yesterday, BMW released the first official technical details on the 2014 BMW M3 Sedan and M4 Coupe. Today, we have photos of the first 2014 M3 crash, fresh from the... read more September 25, 2013 by 


 
Chris van der Drift loses steering and crashes his MP4-12C GT3 at Eau Rouge

McLaren MP4-12C GT3 Loses Steering In Eau Rouge, Crashes: Video

There's basically never a good time to lose steering in a race car when you're blasting at 10/10ths around a track. There's also basically no place worse to lose steering... read more September 19, 2013 by 


 
Reckless driver bashes taxi out of the way

Driver Bashes Way Past Taxi In Front Of Drunken Mob: Video

There are times in life when we've all wanted to just stand on the throttle and smash our way through traffic, but few of us have been stupid or desperate enough to actually... read more September 17, 2013 by 


 
Major pile-up on New Kingsferry Bridge in Kent, England

Fog Blamed For 100-Car U.K. Bridge Pile-Up: Video

More than a hundred cars (the most recent count is 120) were involved in a pile-up during morning rush hour yesterday on the New Kingsferry Bridge in Kent, England. Dense fog... read more September 6, 2013 by 


 
semi-truck jump

Semi-Truck Driver Goes For Jump Record, Winds Up At A Yard Sale: Video

Semi-trucks were made to haul a large number of items across long distances. They were not, however, made to be driven off of ramps. That doesn't matter to Scott Godfrey. His... read more September 4, 2013 by 


 
Giant Boulder almost crushes car during Taiwanese landslide

Car Narrowly Misses Getting Crushed By Giant Boulder: Video

The driver and passenger of this white Toyota sedan in Taiwan are lucky to be alive after a massive boulder that repelled down a roadside hill came within inches of crushing... read more September 2, 2013 by 


 
Chevy Camaro ZL1 narrowly avoids disaster at the drag strip

Quick Reactions Save Camaro ZL1 From Drag Strip Disaster

And now for something (maybe not so) completely unexpected. First, how does a Camaro ZL1 on bias ply slicks lose it altogether midway down a drag strip? Our bet is a poor... read more August 22, 2013 by 


 
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