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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 brother holds the record for longest jump in a semi-truck, and Scott wants to take that record and put his own name behind... read more

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Karl-Heinz Kalbfell

Former BMW Motorsport Boss Karl-Heinz Kalbfell Dies In Motorcycle Crash

Auto industry veteran Karl-Heinz Kalbfell, aged 63, was killed in a motorcycle crash on Saturday at Brands Hatch in the U.K. He was practicing for a classic motorcycle race... read more August 19, 2013 by 


 
2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray

Recently Crashed 2014 Corvette Stingray Being Analyzed By Chevy Engineers

Crash tests are one thing, but actual real world crash data is quite different. That's why General Motors engineers are taking a close look at a recent accident involving a... read more August 7, 2013 by 


 
Tony Stewart with the Sprint Cup - NASCAR photo

Tony Stewart Breaks Leg In Monday Night Crash

Tony Stewart took to the Southern Iowa Speedway dirt track on Monday night to take part in a sprint car race. He wound up wrecking, and the crash was a rough one, as Stewart... read more August 6, 2013 by 


 
Andrea Antonelli - Image: Team Go Eleven

Italian Rider Andrea Antonelli Dies In Supersport World Championship Crash

A tragic accident in the eighth round of the 2013 Supersport World Championship yesterday claimed the life of Italian rider Andrea Antonelli of Team Go Eleven. Antonelli... read more July 22, 2013 by 


 
Bill Warner

Motorcycle Land Speed Record Holder Bill Warner Suffers Fatal Crash

A tragic accident on Sunday saw motorcycle land speed record holder Bill Warner suffer a high speed crash that took his life. Warner, 44, was attempting to hit 300 mph on a... read more July 16, 2013 by 


 
Mark Webber's right rear wheel comes loose, strikes cameraman during 2013 German Grand Prix

Red Bull Fined €30,000 For Loose Wheel Injuring Cameraman At German GP: Video

The Grand Prix of Germany this weekend was somewhat less eventful than recent races on the F1 calendar, but for one Formula One Management (FOM) cameraman, it was nearly... read more July 8, 2013 by 


 
Ferrari 458 smashed

It's A Ferrari Smashtravaganza At Spa Francorchamps: Video

Let's get this out of the way before we start here; seeing someone push their exotic sports car on a race track is a wonderful thing. Too often these highly capable machines... read more July 1, 2013 by 


 
#95 2013 Aston Martin Vantage GTE race car

Danish Driver Allan Simonsen Dies In 2013 Le Mans Crash

Danish racing driver Allan Simonsen has died from injuries sustained in a tragic crash that took place during the first hour of racing today in the 24 Hours of Le Mans... read more June 22, 2013 by 


 
Adrian Newey Warm-Up Lap Crash In-Car

Adrian Newey Introduces Lamborghini To Wall On Warm-Up Lap: Video

Crashing comes with racing. It happens to everyone and it can happen at anytime. One of the worst times for it to happen, however, is when you're just warming up. That's... read more June 4, 2013 by 


 
George Michael

George Michael Falls From SUV Traveling At 70 MPH

George Michael’s bad luck with the road has struck yet again. This time the 49-year-old singer was almost run over when he fell out of a Range Rover he was riding in on... read more May 23, 2013 by 


 
Multiple scooter crash in China

Man Crashes Multiple Times Before Falling Down A Hole: Video

If there ever was a video you had to see to believe, this latest clip of a very unusual crash taking place in China would be ranked among the top contenders. The action... read more May 22, 2013 by 


 
Seven airbags

Man Crashes Into Tree To Test Air Bags. While Sober.

You might think you'd have to be drunk to crash your car into a tree to make sure your airbags are working correctly. You'd be wrong. You might also think you can stuff your... read more May 9, 2013 by 


 
A Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing coupe at Amelia Island

Mechanic Crashes Rare Mercedes-Benz 300SL

An original Mercedes-Benz 300SL gullwing, similar to the one pictured above, was almost completely wrecked after a mechanic crashed the rare classic on a stretch of road near... read more April 4, 2013 by 


 
Wrecked 2013 Bentley Continental GT at the curb on a street in Manhattan

ANOTHER Wrecked Bentley! Just One Of NYC's Many Car Crashes

Amazing. It happened again. Yes, a wrecked, all-but-brand-new 2013 Bentley Continental GT just showed up at the side of the street in Manhattan last night. Courtesy of an... read more March 30, 2013 by 


 
Eight Ferraris crash in expensive pile-up in Japan

Police To Charge 10 Drivers Over 2011’s Japanese Supercar Pile-Up

In December of 2011, a total of 14 luxury cars, including eight Ferraris, a Lamborghini and a Mercedes-Benz, were involved in pile-up that saw several of the cars destroyed... read more March 20, 2013 by 


 
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