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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 ended up breaking his right leg. Both the fibula and tibia... ouch. Because of the wreck, Stewart will have to sit out of the... read more

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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 


 
Ferrari 458 Italia that's about to crash into a highway barrier

Video Shows A Ferrari 458 Italia Crash Into A Highway Barrier

This video is a prime example of why owners of high-powered cars should definitely enroll in a driving course that explains to them the dynamics of more than 500 horsepower... read more March 8, 2013 by 


 
First 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray crashed. Image via Digital Corvettes forums.

First 2014 Chevy Corvette Stingray Crashed: Official Explanation

This, friends, is the sad sight of the first known crash of a 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray. Bow your heads for a moment of silence, please. According to the forum member... read more February 13, 2013 by 


 
Bell AH-1 Cobra helicopter chasing a Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 before it crashes

Helicopter Crashes While Racing A Corvette ZR1 On Top Gear: Video

Dramatic footage caught while filming an episode of Top Gear Korea, the South Korean adaption of the popular British television show, was released by the BBC over the... read more February 10, 2013 by 


 
Rowan Atkinson crashed his McLaren F1 after spinning several times

You Don't Want The Repair Bill For Mr. Bean's McLaren F1

In 2011, comedian and car guy Rowan Atkinson (best known as Mr. Bean) lost control of his McLaren F1 on a wet road in Haddon, England. The high-dollar supercar reportedly... read more February 8, 2013 by 


 
Lewis Hamilton in the Mercedes AMG Petronas W04 - image: Mercedes AMG Petronas

Lewis Hamilton Loses Brakes, Crashes Mercedes W04 In Testing

If you’re the superstitious type, you probably view a crash by F1 star Lewis Hamilton on his first full day of testing the new Mercedes W04 Formula 1 car as a bad omen... read more February 6, 2013 by 


 
Volvo safety systems

Volvo Predicts Crash-Proof Cars By 2020: Video

Back in 2008, Volvo made the bold promise of zero injuries or deaths in its vehicles by 2020. Now, just five years on, the automaker is predicting that it will be able to... read more January 31, 2013 by 


 
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