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Category Archive: CRASH & BURN, RACING & ACTION, Videos

Seeing This Mini Getting Launched Into The Air Makes Us Think Only One Thing: “That’s Gonna Hurt.”

Autograss racing sounds like a blast to us. Popular in the U.K. and Ireland, the basics are simple: there’s classes of cars that branch from mini-cars to V8-powered beasts, that race on a...

This Dashcam Caught The Moment A Truck Fell Off Of A Ramp And Into The Middle Of Traffic In Canada

It doesn’t take much to startle drivers on a busy motorway. If an animal darts into traffic, drivers saw the wheel like they were setting up for a drift entry, which tends to really mess with...

Historical Footage: Bob Glidden’s Rollcage-Breaking Thunderbird Barrel Roll At Atlanta in 1986

Crashing a Pro Stock car hard enough to blow the body off of the chassis would seem to be the point where a long hospital stay would be required, right? Especially when the crash involves the track...

This Escort Goes For A Very Violent Crash At The 2014 Urjalan Society Competiton Rally

Jarkko Lankinen and Kari Salminen probably bought their roll cage builder a significant amount of whatever the hell they wanted after this particularly brutal crash at the 2014 Urjalan Rally in...

Did You Have A Flying Car Miss You By Inches? Are You Unfazed By That? Must Be Another Day In Russia!

What is it about Russians that causes them to have catastrophic wrecks, the kind of which wouldn’t look out of place at a rally, and have a completely nonchalant attitude about it? These four...

The Louisville Train Crash: Why Trains And Cars Don’t Go Together, Courtesy Of New Zealand

Two people died and two were injured on March 15th, 2015 in Louisville, Kentucky when a Toyota Camry tried to beat the train at the last possible second. There was no hope of the Camry making it,...

Classic YouTube: This Mazda 323GTX Overcooks A Jump At The 1993 Fenceline III SCCA Pro Rallysprint

Yes, that 1988 Mazda 323GTX is really as high up in the air as it appears. Yes, it crashed back to Earth, and yes, it hurt. This footage was taken at the 1993 Fenceline III SCCA Pro Rallysprint in...

Touring Car Insanity At It’s Finest – High Speeds, Close Racing And Big Crashes!

Touring Car racing is, to me at least, what NASCAR should be. It’s got pretty much everything that makes NASCAR good (close racing, big crashes, drivers with attitude issues) and fixes what...

This Is What Happens When The Rear Suspension Fails At 110 Miles An Hour

17-year-old Ryan Savage had been having one hell of a day out at Donington Park in his Lotus Elise 111R. He had just set the fastest-ever Donington lap for the Elise Cup and was generally doing very...

More Russian Dashcam Footage! A Truck Blows The Tires Off On A Major Roadway!

Have you ever driven on a highway and had a semi-truck blow one of it’s tires apart? I had it happen to me once a few years back, one loud boom as the tire exploded, a couple seconds...

Classic YouTube: Chad Reed’s Flight At The 2011 Spring Creek Nationals in Millville

I love dirt bikes. I have great respect for dirt bikes, because most of my early teenage years I spent lots of free time trying to kill myself on dirt bikes. Even the best riders can tell you that...

What Happens When The Pace Car Causes Problems? This Video Shows You What Happens When Things Go Wrong For The Safety Car

The pace car, the safety car…whatever you call it, it’s job is to keep the drivers safe when things aren’t all right on the track. Whether it’s a NASCAR track or a road...

This Nissan GT-R Launches Hard…Not Off The Line, But Over The Barrier!

The Nissan GT-R may have not been designed as a drag racer, but when you combine the twin-turbo 3.8L V6 with a brilliant all-wheel-drive system and a launch control system that can best be described...

Hardcore Off-Roading Down Cable Hill At Gray Rock In A Beat-Up Caravan…Hope You Got A Good Chiropractor!

Starting in 1990, Chrysler sold the Dodge Caravan with all-wheel-drive. The system, which was front-wheel-drive biased, was meant to aid drivers in inclement weather and snow. It wasn’t meant...