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 over the weekend at the Houston Grand Prix Indy Car race, when Dario Franchitti and Takuma Sato got tangled up coming around a... read more

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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

Speeding truck in Russia crashes and then does a backflip

Watch A Speeding Truck Crash And Then Backflip: Video

It would be scary enough seeing a car flipping into the air in front of you, but imagine if it were a speeding truck. That’s exactly what some drivers in Russia... read more August 20, 2013 by

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


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