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Category Archive: CRASH & BURN, Videos

If You Are Looking For Tips On How To Race Your Bike, This Video Will Show You Everything You Should Not Do

Drag racing, even at the amateur level, isn’t as easy as it looks. Hitting the gas and driving a straight line for a quarter mile can present it’s challenges, and most of them are at the...

Big Rig Carnage! Ten Of The Biggest Wrecks From Truck Racing [VIDEO]

Of course a car such as a Porsche or a Corvette makes going around a corner look easy…they are set up to do just that in their softest setting. But flinging a heavy truck, the kind you normally...

Epic Crash Test Video: Throwing A Volvo Off A Cliff In The Name Of Safety!

In yesterday’s Volvo SUV ditch test video, I mentioned Volvo’s reputation of safety and how they have been working for decades working on advances in the constant drive of reducing death...

Crash and Burn: Only The Freshest Rally Wreckage For Your Entertainment!

The beauty of rally racing is actually it’s ugly side. Sure, it takes talent and brass ones to throw a car around in the woods at high speeds. Yes, there’s a technical side that appeals...

Friday BOOM: Funny Car Blower Explosions

As evidenced by the wild lead photo of the funny car belching fire from every possible place, blower explosions in drag race machinery can be spectacularly awful. With the modern advent of burst...

How Does Volvo Properly Test Their New XC90 SUV? Off-Road Ditch Testing! [VIDEO]

Volvo is hell-bent on making sure that the reputation of safety that they have spent decades building up doesn’t go to waste with one bad vehicle. They test and test some more, and short of...

Lucky Ain’t The Word: CNG-powered Truck Explodes Next To Fuel Pumps In Iran

“Sometimes, it’s just not your day.” Take that as you may when you apply that statement to what this Iranian man went through while topping off his CNG-powered pickup. At first,...

Holiday Season Loss Prevention: Remote-Control Plane Crashes!

The neatest toys to a lot of us, not counting the ones parked in the garage, are remote-control planes. These things can be as simple as the kit at the local hobby store, or can be as high-dollar as...

HOLY….Helicopter Hits Fire Truck, Crashes, Then Spins On It’s Belly Until It Explodes (VIDEO)

First thing’s first: everyone survived. Which is pretty amazing considering what you’re witnessing. Police in Santiago, Chile were attending to a crash where a drunk driver struck a...

Winter Wonderland: A Compilation Of Snow And Ice Fails

Technically, it’s just about a month away, but winter weather has already slammed the continental United States, and with it comes the delicate act of driving in the snow. While we’d all...

Would You Rather: The Bourne Identity or The Bourne Supremacy Car Chase?

We love playing the Would You Rather game around here, and after seeing some cool old movies that are playing on cable this holiday weekend, it got us thinking about car chases. Specifically the car...

Turkey Day Traditon: Idiot In Corvette Trying To Street Race Shows Off Bad Driving Instead

The new Corvette is a monster. I would know, my neck is still stretched out from riding laps around the NCM track a few months back. In skilled hands it’s a weapon, nothing less, capable of...

Watch A 9-inch Ford Explode At Launch From Underneath Paul Marston’s Monza

We’ve seen a lot of carnage at the drags, but never have we seen a rear axle destroyed in quite this fashion, or with a camera mounted at this angle. We can only assume they had the camera...

Fun Video: Watch What Happens When A Junky Saturn Is Shot By A Civil War Cannon (Spoiler Alert: Destruction Inside!)

It is Sunday. That means at some point tomorrow you’ll probably fantasize about taking a piece of artillery to your office, the boss’s car, a customer, or the guy who takes too long to...