Crashes

  • McLaren during pre-season testing for the 2015 Formula One World Championship

    During the second round of pre-season testing for the 2015 Formula One World Championship, which took place last week at the Circuit de Catalunya near Barcelona, Spain, McLaren’s new recruit Fernando Alonso unexpectedly left the track at turn three, causing the right-hand side of the car to strike a cement wall. According to McLaren, the reason for the Spaniard’s departure from the track was a gust of wind, and that his only injury was a concussion. MUST SEE: Hellcat Vs. Hellcat: Tires Shredded, Faces Melted, Internet Broken Although conscious, and able to speak with the...

  • Fernando Alonso
    Fernando Alonso Conscious After Crashing Into A Wall During F1 Testing

    Fernando Alonso’s return to McLaren this season has gotten off to a bumpy start. After suffering car trouble early during official testing for the 2015 Formula One World Championship, the Spaniard has now been involved in a crash. During Sunday’s practice session at Circuit de Catalunya...

  • Borrowed Pagani Zonda GJ crashed in London. Image via Unilad.
    Borrowed Pagani Zonda GJ Crashed In London: Photos

    Scottish gas magnate Gareth Jones’ Pagani Zonda has lived a very, very hard life. Originally specified as a Zonda S, it was crashed, then sent back to Pagani and re-created as the special-edition Zonda GJ, after Jones’ initials. Now it has been crashed again. ALSO SEE: Wife Demolishes...

  • Pagani Zonda F destroyed in Dubai crash
    Pagani Zonda F Destroyed In Dubai Crash: Video

    Caught on video and in photos both before the crash and after, this Pagani Zonda F appears to be fundamentally destroyed after taking an excursion across the sidewalk and into some not-very-forgiving obstacles. The Zonda F may not ring a bell for some, having been released about 10 years ago. The...

  • Ferrari 458 Italia and Nissan GT-R near miss in Taiwan
    Hoon Ferrari 458 Driver Causes Nissan GT-R Crash: Video

    Here’s a prime example of why you should never speed on a public road. Because it’s not only you and your own pride and joy at risk, but everyone else you may encounter. MUST WATCH: New 'Furious 7' Extended Trailer Released: Video In the video above, posted to YouTube by Car_Slides (via...

  • Wrecked 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat - Image via Insurance Auto Auctions
    First Wrecked 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Going Up For Auction

    This sorry sight is the first wrecked 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat that we know of. Yes, it's the same lime green example that ran off a road in Colorado back in December just an hour after driving off the dealer lot. Now it's headed for auction so all those mad modders out there, or perhaps...

  • wrecked Lamborghini Huracan

    When you wreck a car going nearly 200 mph, it's going to be in pretty rough shape. That's what happened to a Lamborghini Huracán you've seen grace these pages on multiple occasions. The driver was traveling on a Hungarian highway when he lost control of the car. His Huracán wound up in a ditch while he and his passenger wound up in the hospital. Now that Lamborghini has wound up in the classifieds. WATCH: Lamborghini Huracán Driver Hits 208 MPH Before Crash: Video The current asking price for the former husk of a supercar is 2,000,000 Hungarian Forint, according to an ad...

  • Lamborghini Huracan Crash In-Car Footage
    Lamborghini Huracán Driver Hits 208 MPH Before Crash: Video

    Back in September, we saw the brutal images of a very violent Lamborghini Huracán crash. At the time, it wasn't exactly clear what led to the accident as the car was traveling down a standard section of the M7 motorway in Hungary. It seemed, due to the skid marks, that the driver lost...

  • minivan wedged under semi
    Minivan Is Wedged Under Semi In Snow Storm, Then Dragged For 16 Miles: Video

    A family of four took an unexpected journey recently when their minivan became extra cargo for one semi-truck driver. While driving at 2am in a snowstorm, the driver of the minivan crashed into the back of the truck and the family hauler got stuck there. MUST SEE: LaFerrari Demolishes Bugatti...

  • 2015 BMW M4 jumps the median strip
    BMW M4 Jumps The Median Strip After Show-Off Driver Loses Control: Video

    You’ve got a shiny new sports car. There’s a crowd egging you on. And the road ahead is empty. Your head tells you this is a bad idea but by the time it registers your foot’s already pressing the loud pedal. This exact scenario appears to be the case in this video from YouTube...

  • 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat crash in Colorado
    2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Crashes In Colorado: UPDATE

    UPDATE: Colorado State Patrol have revealed that the driver of the crashed 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat was 34-year-old Lance Utley. He was traveling along Riverdale Road with two passengers when he lost control of the car and crashed into a tree. Authorities have confirmed that there were no...

  • Porsche 918 Spyder that crashed in Shanghai, China - Image via CarNewsChina
    Porsche 918 Spyder Crashes In China, Driver May Have Been Owner’s Friend

    A Porsche 918 Spyder was involved in a crash early this morning in China, and as this photo of the wreckage shows the damage looks quite severe. This is believed to be the first 918 Spyder to be involved in a crash, with so far only one other 918 Spyder meeting its demise due to a fire. MUST SEE...

  • car in bedroom

    Let's get this out of the way first; it's pronounced WUS-Tah, not WAR-Chester. Okay, got that? Good. Now, the story at hand here is that a drunk driver plowed into the bedroom of a sleeping Worcester man. Yes, I said man. You may be forgiven for initially thinking this is the bedroom of a child. WATCH: Classic Mini Crushed By U.S. Customs As Part Of Operation Atlantic: Video Now, I'm not one to judge here as I'm currently writing this story from my office, which has all manner of scale cars about. They range from Hot Wheels up to pricey pieces from Automodello. I have automotive memorabilia...

  • 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO with chassis #3445 GT
    Damaged 250 GTO owned by billionaire Christopher Cox restored by Ferrari Classiche

    The Ferrari 250 GTO is one of the most expensive cars in existence, with versions of the classic racer, of which there were only 39 ever built, regularly swapping hands for more than $30 million these days. Naturally, the world takes notice whenever one of these rare beauties is involved in a...

  • McLaren P1 crash in Dallas, Texas (Image via Wrecked Exotics)
    27-year-old that crashed McLaren P1 had car for less than 24 hours

    Last Wednesday we brought you news about a serious crash involving a McLaren P1 on a stretch of road near Dallas, Texas. While the crash is still being investigated by local police, a few details surrounding the circumstances have emerged. It turns out the P1’s owner, a 27-year-old male, had...

  • McLaren P1 crash in Dallas, Texas (Image via Wrecked Exotics)
    McLaren P1 Suffers Serious Crash In Dallas

    Earlier this month, a McLaren P1 suffered a bit of pain when the driver tried to 50-50 grind a tollbooth curb in Japan. Now we have a stateside smash-up with a McLaren P1, which took place on a stretch of road near Dallas, Texas. There are no details yet surrounding the crash, but considering the...

  • British wrong-way driver video screencap
    Elderly Driver Travels Eight Miles In the Wrong Direction On British Highway: Video

    A driver goes eight miles on the wrong side of the road.

  • First 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Convertible crash (Image via Corvette Blogger)
    First 2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 Convertible Crashed

    The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is yet to go on sale but has already suffered its second crash, this time in its convertible bodystyle. This makes the latest crash, which took place on a wet highway near Jackson, Michigan, the first for the 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible. The previous crash involved...

  • McLaren P1 that mounted a curb in Japan (Image via Japanizer)

    A McLaren P1 has suffered its first crash, albeit only a minor one as this photo confirms. The crash took place at a tollbooth on a highway in Japan and saw the P1 mount one of the curbs dividing up the lanes. No one was injured and as this photo from Japanizer (via World Car Fans) confirms the P1 only suffered some minor damage. It looks like the front bumper has been damaged, and there are likely to be some scrapes on the vehicle underbody. ALSO SEE: LaFerrari Crashes In Monaco It’s not clear how the P1 ended up on the curb but one possibility is the driver stepping on the accelerator...

  • Crashed Toys Ferrari Enzo For Sale
    Bargain Ferrari Enzo For Sale: May Need Some Minor Buffing

    The Ferrari Enzo is an amazing supercar that was produced in a limited run and named to honor the automaker's founder. Just 400 examples were created, with each packing just over 650 horsepower in the rear end by way of a 6.0-liter V-12 engine. That engine sits in a car that weighs just a hair more...

  • Nissan GT-R spins at 220 mph, escapes unharmed
    Nissan GT-R Hits 220 MPH, Spins, Parachute Fails To Open: Video

    This is a story of disaster narrowly averted. Arriving rapidly at 220 mph during a brutal half-mile run, this Nissan GT-R driver soon finds himself pirouetting through the desert. ALSO SEE: Bargain Ferrari Enzo For Sale: May Need Some Minor Buffing A parachute attached to the car doesn’t...

  • One of the first 2015 Ford Mustangs to suffer a crash (Image via Mustang6G)
    2015 Ford Mustang Already Suffers Its First Crash

    Well that didn't take long. Deliveries of the 2015 Ford Mustang have only just commenced but already photos of a crashed example have turned up on the web. The car is a base V-6 model equipped with an automatic transmission, and it had been driven just 469 miles before its mishap. The crash...

  • Ferrari F50 that crashed in the U.K. (Image via Western Morning News)
    Ferrari F50 Crashes In The U.K.

    The F50 may be one of the less popular special series Ferraris but seeing one on the side of the road in this condition is still a terrible sight to behold. The crash took place on Wednesday on a stretch of road near Brackley in the U.K. CHECK OUT: 2,000-HP Trion Nemesis To Enter Production In 2016...

  • Crashed 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 on a flatbed in Chicago
    Crashed 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Spotted In Chicago: Video

    The all-new 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 hasn’t even gone on sale yet but already a crashed example has been spotted. The sorry-looking Z06 was spotted on a flatbed in Chicago and is likely the same car that crashed on the Nürburgring late last month. ALSO SEE: 2015 Chevy Corvetet Z06...

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