Alpine A110 that caught fire during filming of “Top Gear”

“Top Gear” hosts narrowly escape Alpine A110 fire

“Top Gear” is no stranger to cars catching fire. There's been a number of incidents in the decades the series has been on television, and now the latest crew to do the hosting have a story of their own to tell. In this case it was the new A110 sports car from revived French brand Alpine... read more

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2014 Porsche 911 GT3

Porsche offers lengthy engine warranty for some GT3 owners

Let's flash back to the year 2014. Porsche had introduced its all-new 991-generation 911 GT3 the year prior, and now the car was making its way into the hands of excited... read more August 11, 2017 by

Nissan GT-Rs destroyed in fire that engulfed RB Motorsport workshop

Nissan GT-R hoard destroyed in specialty shop fire

Numerous Nissan GT-Rs of various vintage were destroyed recently. The cars, which included an R32 Skyline GT-R right up to the current R35 model, met their untimely death in... read more May 24, 2017 by

Cars shooting flames at the Nürburgring

A cavalcade of cars caught spitting hot fire at the 'Ring

When a car spits flames out of its exhaust, it's either very cool or a sign that things are about to go wrong. For 99 percent of the above video, the footage and action falls... read more May 15, 2017 by

Remains of Ferrari F40 that burned to the ground in April, 2017 - Image via IVG

Ferrari F40 burns to the ground in Italy

We have some grim news to report on this Monday. A Ferrari F40 ended up as nothing but a pile of ashes and some charred metal after the car caught fire. The F40 was part of a... read more May 1, 2017 by

Freshly restored Ferrari F40 burnt to a crisp

Freshly restored Ferrari F40 burnt to a crisp

The Ferrari F40 is iconic. The Ferrari F40 is rare. The Ferrari F40 is extremely valuable. This particular Ferrari F40 is no longer quite as valuable. This car, according to... read more September 23, 2016 by

Joe Charles in his 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 that caught fire during track day

Shelby GT350 turns into fireball after flames kill brakes at 100 mph

One track enthusiast is lucky to be alive after a fiery incident involving his 2016 Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] Shelby GT350. As explained in detail on his Facebook page, Joe... read more August 2, 2016 by

Nissan GT-R Shoots Flames From Its Exhaust

Can You Light A Cigarette With A Nissan GT-R?

The Nissan GT-R, as it comes from the factory, is quite a beast. It's capable of accelerating to 60 miles per hour from a standstill in less than three seconds. This Japanese... read more February 8, 2016 by

Lamborghini Avenatdor Catches Fire During Valet Joyride

Valet Takes Lamborghini Aventador For Joyride, And Of Course It Catches Fire

We've seen the lessons time and time again on why a valet should never ever take a customer's car for a joyride. In case you were wondering, aside from it being simply wrong... read more January 21, 2016 by

Ferrari 488 GTB

Ferrari Issues Stop Sale On 488 GTB Due To Fire Risk

After issuing a recall on the 2016 California T, Ferrari [NYSE:F] has ordered a stop-sale on the 2016 488 GTB due to a potential fire risk. A recall wasn't necessary because... read more December 30, 2015 by

2016 Ferrari California T

2016 Ferrari California T Recalled Over Fire Risk

Ferrari [NYSE:F] is recalling the 2016 California T because a manufacturing flaw in a fuel-system component could lead to an engine-compartment fire—and, potentially... read more December 28, 2015 by

Fire breathing Nissan GT-R playing in the snow

Fire Breathing Nissan GT-R Plays In The Snow: Video

Just imagine getting the keys to a Nissan GT-R during the winter season. We know we’d run out and do exactly what the driver in this video from YouTube user Vehicle... read more December 25, 2015 by

Ferrari 458 Italia set on fire in insurance fraud attempt - Image via Augsburg Police

Spoiled Son Sets Fire To Gifted Ferrari In Order To Upgrade To New Model

In a bizarre case out of Europe, a 20-year-old Swiss man reportedly set fire to a Ferrari 458 Italia given to him by his father in a half-baked scheme to use the insurance... read more August 11, 2015 by

Zenvo ST1 on fire

Zenvo ST1 supercar catches fire… again

Danish supercar startup Zenvo has had a string of bad luck bringing its 1,104-horsepower ST1 to market. After a prototype version suffered a crash during a track day event... read more August 3, 2015 by

1,300-horsepower Audi R8 V10 shoots flames on the dyno

Watch This 1,300-Horsepower Audi R8 Shoot Flames: Video

Audi has just launched its second-generation R8 but the old one still has plenty of life left in it, especially if you modify the heck out of it. Here’s a... read more June 11, 2015 by

LaFerrari supercar

LaFerrari Gets Upgraded Fuel Tank (NOT A RECALL) To Reduce (Completely Not Serious) Fire Risk

The Ferrari LaFerrari hardly seems like it needs an upgrade, especially so soon after its unveiling, but an upgrade (NOT A RECALL) is in progress. All LaFerraris will be... read more March 17, 2015 by


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