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2016 Acura NSX prototype burns at the Nürburgring

2016 Acura NSX Burns To The Ground During ‘Ring Testing: Update

A prototype for Acura’s second-generation NSX supercar only started testing at the Nürburgring yesterday, but already the car has been destroyed. The prototype caught fire during today's round of testing but fortunately the driver managed to pull over and jump out before the flames... read more

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Jaguar XJ220 executes the perfect flaming burnout

Jaguar XJ220 Lights Tires On Fire In Ultimate Burnout: Video

If you should ever find yourself in possession of a Jaguar XJ220 and you don’t do something like this, the world will be disappointed in you. Fortunately, the gang at... read more June 18, 2014 by 


 
Wreckage of a Rolls-Royce Wraith destroyed in a fire

Rolls-Royce Wraith Destroyed When Truck Carrying It Catches Fire

A poor Rolls-Royce Wraith was the victim of a fire that engulfed a truck carrying it plus a handful of other exotics on a highway in China recently. The fire must have been... read more June 18, 2014 by 


 
Lamborghini Gallardo fire

Lamborghini Gallardo Hits 250 MPH And Then Ignites Itself: Video

Taking a fast and powerful car and making it faster and more powerful can be tricky business if you want to push the limit. For example, the Lamborghini Gallardo is already a... read more June 12, 2014 by 


 
McLaren 12C bumper melt

McLaren Man Melts Bumper To Massive Cheers: Video

Flaming exhaust tips make for great visuals. Seeing fire shoot from the back of a car means that sound and fury are working together to create a visual pop of excitement. It... read more June 12, 2014 by 


 
2014 Porsche 911 GT3, 2013 New York Auto Show

2014 Porsche 911 GT3 Owners Demand Equal Compensation For Engine Fix

If you've spent good money on one of Porsche's flagship models--the 2014 911 GT3, for example--it's quite reasonable to expect that it works without a hitch. It's also fairly... read more April 29, 2014 by 


 
2014 Porsche 911 GT3

Extra Warranty For 2014 Porsche 911 GT3 Owners

If you own a brand new Porsche 911 GT3, you're probably not enjoying it that much right now. Mainly because it's parked immobile, probably at a Porsche dealership somewhere... read more April 14, 2014 by 


 
Mercedes-Benz S Class catches fire in Germany (Image: Merkur Online)

New Mercedes-Benz S-Class Catches Fire In Germany

The era of camera-equipped and internet-enabled smartphones means we're never more than a few taps of a thumb away from events across the world. That's not so great for... read more April 14, 2014 by 


 
McLaren MP4-12C and Lamborghini Aventador flame battle screencap.

McLaren 12C And Lamborghini Aventador Flame Battle: Video

These days, it seems supercars aren't just measured by how fast they can go, but how much fire they can shoot out of their exhausts. The Lamborghini Aventador started it all... read more April 7, 2014 by 


 
2014 Tesla Model S

Tesla's Fire Fix: Model S To Get Titanium Battery Shield

Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk has announced a fix for the Model S electric sedan to prevent future debris-related fire incidents, of the kind reported towards the end of last... read more March 28, 2014 by 


 
2014 Porsche 911 GT3

Porsche Fires: Every 2014 911 GT3 Engine Will Be Replaced

No carmaker is infallible, and Porsche has found that out the hard way with a series of fires in its 2014 911 GT3. Now, the German sports car manufacturer has announced how... read more March 19, 2014 by 


 
2014 Cadillac XTS

2013-2014 Cadillac XTS Sedans Recalled Due To Potential Fire

Cadillac has issued a recall on certain versions of its XTS luxury sedan because of a problem that could lead to a fire. The recall affects both 2013 and 2014 model XTS... read more March 18, 2014 by 


 
2014 Porsche 911 GT3, 2013 Geneva Motor Show

Porsche To Announce Remedy For 2014 911 GT3 Fires Soon

Porsche has confirmed that it knows the reason why at least two of its 2014 911 GT3 sports cars caught fire recently, and that a remedy will be announced once testing is... read more March 17, 2014 by 


 
2014 Porsche 911 GT3

2014 Porsche 911 GT3 Sales Halted Due To String Of Fires: Official Statement

As we've pointed out before, it's not just electric cars that catch fire. Sometimes gas-fed cars do it without any provocation. While Ferrari is perhaps the best-known brand... read more February 20, 2014 by 


 
2014 Chevrolet SS NASCAR Sprint Cup pace car on fire

2014 Chevy SS Pace Car Catches Fire During NASCAR Sprint Unlimited Race At Daytona: Video

The 2014 Chevrolet SS pace car in Saturday night’s NASCAR Sprint Unlimited exhibition race at Daytona got itself into trouble when a fire started inside its trunk. As... read more February 17, 2014 by 


 
McLaren P1 shooting flames from exhaust

Move Over Aventador, McLaren’s P1 Is The New King Of Flames: Video

The Lamborghini Aventador is well known for its fire-spitting abilities, with one of the cars recently being used to cook a Christmas turkey. Well, it looks like we can crown... read more February 12, 2014 by 


 
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