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2012 Volvo S60 undergoing IIHS' new frontal crash test

IIHS Toughens Frontal Crash Tests, Acura And Volvo Come Out On Top

Getting a perfect score in the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s (IIHS) round of crash tests just got that much harder, with the agency introducing a tough new test it says will help spur automakers into improving protection of occupants during severe frontal crashes. The latest test... read more

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BMW M3 Coupe crashes in the wet

BMW M3 Crashes, Then Rolls: Video

Video footage has been captured of a late model BMW M3 Coupe crashing into a concrete center divider at high speed after its driver loses control of the car in very wet... read more August 7, 2012 by 


 
2013 BMW Z4 facelift spy shots

2013 BMW Z4, Zonda Crash, Model S Update: Today's Car News

Spies have laid eyes and lenses on the 2013 BMW Z4, showing us a car that's not so much new as mildly updated. A new M Performance model may be on the way, however... read more August 6, 2012 by 


 
Antonin Herbeck's Zonda GR crash

Audi A4 DTM Crashes Into Rare Pagani Zonda GR

Rubbing, it’s said, is racing, and that may hold true in certain forms of motorsports. Punting your competitor because you don’t want to finish second, however... read more August 6, 2012 by 


 
Biker walks away after flipping over car during crash

Biker Flips Over Car During Crash But Walks Away: Video

One of the biggest concerns for riders is a lack of attention from car and truck drivers who often fail to notice the smaller, two-wheelers out on the roads. It could simply... read more August 6, 2012 by 


 
Mercedes-Benz CL Class involved in crash with three other cars

Speeding Mercedes-Benz CL Driver Takes Out Four Other Cars: Video

The driver of a Mercedes-Benz CL Class and the occupants of at least four other cars are lucky to be alive following a violent crash that took place recently. Captured on... read more August 2, 2012 by 


 
Nancy Atkinson-Turner in the Gumpert Apollo at Goodwood

Here's What Stacking A Gumpert Apollo Looks Like From Inside: Video

Gumpert’s Apollo supercar is known to be both stunningly quick and utterly unforgiving of mistakes, as British Touring Car Championship driver Tony Gilham found out at... read more August 1, 2012 by 


 
Jaguar XF police car

Driver Tweets Pic Of Dying Hit And Run Victim Instead Of Calling Police

Legal obligations aside, let us throw out a moral question: if you saw someone motionless in the street, critically injured following a hit and run accident, would you phone... read more July 31, 2012 by 


 
Inattentive woman gets knocked down during pit stop practice

Woman Gets Hip-Checked At Brickyard Grand Am Pit Stop: Video

Racing is serious business, and the crews that train for the furious action required at pit stops, like the Telmex-sponsored Chip Ganassi Racing crew shown here bowling over... read more July 31, 2012 by 


 
Street drifter runs out of room and learns a hard lesson.

Street Drifter Meets Curb, Guardrail: Obvious Video

It should go without saying that we're fans of motorsport, including both those about grip and those about slip. But it should also go without saying that you should confine... read more July 30, 2012 by 


 
A Ferrari FF, destroyed in a Nashville, Tennessee crash

Driver Totals New Ferrari FF In Nashville

To make Ferrari’s FF shooting brake more civil for everyday driving, the automaker incorporated its first-ever all-wheel-drive setup in the 651-horsepower... read more July 30, 2012 by 


 
Maria De Villota - image courtesy of Marussia F1

Maria de Villota Leaves Hospital, Marussia Expected To Blame 'Mistakes'

F1 test driver and racer Maria de Villota has left the hospital, 17 days after a serious accident during straight-line testing for the Marussa F1 Team. Marussia's initial... read more July 26, 2012 by 


 
Crazy driver tries to take out motorcyclists on the freeway

Driver Goes Nuts, Tries To Take Out Motorcyclists On Freeway: Video

Warning: Video contains some NSFW language As drivers we have certain responsibilities on the road. One of those responsibilities is to not run people over on purpose. Unlike... read more July 25, 2012 by 


 
Wreckage of a Ford GT40 that crashed in Tennessee - Image courtesy WCYB

Update: Ford GT40 That Crashed In Tennessee Is A Replica

It turns out that the Ford GT40 that met its demise over the weekend when its driver lost control on a highway in Tennessee in the rain isn't the real deal but a replica made... read more July 19, 2012 by 


 
Car driven down wrong way of highway in Mississippi ends in crash

Car Speeding Down The Wrong Way Of Highway Ends In Crash: Video

Video footage taken by a man traveling north on a highway in Collins, Mississippi, shows a frightening crash involving another man driving down the opposite side of the... read more July 19, 2012 by 


 
Hertz Corvette flipped into Florida canal

Hertz Rental Corvette Flipped Into Watery Grave: Video

We've come to expect the worst from Florida. Weird things just happen there, every day, as if the bizarre and unspeakable were the state's chief export. In fact, that may be... read more July 17, 2012 by 


 
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