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Category Archive: CRASH & BURN, FUNNY STUFF, RACING & ACTION, SHOWS & EVENTS, Videos

If A Buick And A Ford Had A Baby, It Would Look This Ugly Right Here. Wow, And WOW! A Face Only A Mother Could Love.

This thing looks like it caught on fire and they put it out with a rake. I mean it is hideous. And yet there is something about it that everyone will love. Why? Because it is so ugly, on purpose, and...

Pistons In The Stands Literally: Watch The Power Driven Diesel Ram Explode At Ultimate Call Out Challenge 2021

This video is wild. It is shocking. It is also pretty scary. You are going to see the Power Driven Diesel Ram explode at Ultimate Call Out Challenge 2021. This event is the pinnacle diesel...

Vintage Drag Racing Film: Santa Pod Circa 1978 With Rocket Funny Cars, Hot Rods, and The End Of The Last Top Fuel Slingshot

Having had the chance to hang out with some dedicated drag racing fans from the UK at the NHRA Gatornationals last weekend, I have had Santa Pod on my mind this week. The place has loads of awesome...

Watch a Honda CRV Wreck in Horrifying Fashion on the Nürburgring

Imagine being able to slap down $35.00 and run whatever junk you are driving around the coolest road course in America. Keep imagining because you can’t do that here, but in Germany, you can...

Pop, Bang Video: Watch This Mean Little Nova Leave The Starting Line, Catch Fire, And See The Interesting Way It Is Put Out

For starters, we are thankful the car starring in this video didn’t have a worse go of it than what you will see here. Leaving the starting line the machine seems to be gaining a good head of...

Open Wheel Calamity: Watch The Crazy IndyCar Texas Motor Speedway Wreck From Last Weekend

It was a wild weekend of action in Texas for the IndyCar series with a double header at the famed Texas Motor Speedway over the course of last Saturday and Sunday. The Saturday race was completely...

The Compilation Video Featuring Locomotives Crashing Into Stuff Is Wild

Trains are interesting for a thousand different reasons but at the end of the day, their immense power is only truly illustrated when you see them run into something. They look all docile just...

One Of Them Racing Deals: Watch The Vintage Formula One Crash At The Monaco Historic Race!

Vintage racing is an awesomely sharp doubled edged sword as we so often learn. On one side you have these amazing machines reliving their glory years on the track, often piloted by some of the best...

Freaky Flight: Watch Joey Logano Take Flight At Talladega From Every Angle Including Insane In-Car Video

If there is one thing that NASCAR has tried to stop vehemently over the last several years, it’s cars taking flight at super speedway races. If there is one thing that they keep learning it is...

This 1991 IHRA Video Known As Crash-O-Rama Has Some Big Names And Big Carnage In It!

It is weird to think about now but there was a huge business in VHS tapes back in the era before YouTube, streaming video, and OnDemand, well, anything. The “And They Walked Away” Series...

Watch Pete Berner Suffer A Massive Pro Stock Crash At The 1999 IHRA Winternationals

Pete Berner has been a mountain motor pro stock racer for years. He ran very strongly in the IHRA when I was an announcer over there in the 2000s and his career went back into the 1990s as well. In...

Video: That’s Not Why It’s Called A Wrecker – Someone Call The Colonel!

Let’s say you are not having the best Wednesday. Let’s say that you woke up late, got behind schedule and the boss chewed on you when you walked in. Let’s say that it snowed and you...

1980s Supermodified Mayhem From Oswego Speedway In New York – Fire, Tempers, and Fires Flare!

There are few places if any that are more synonymous with Supermodified racing across the country than Oswego Speedway in New York. Opened in 1951 as a 5/8th mile dirt track it was that surface and...

Flywheel Explosion Video: Watch This Ratty Looking Chevy Get Violent – The Shield Saved Him!

This is one of those videos that proves you really never know what’s going to happen, no matter the budget or level of motorsport competition is taking place. This is a tug of war contest...