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Good News Everyone! Lexus Hoverboard Will Arrive On August 5th


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If you’ve waited 26 years for this to happen, then surely you can wait a few more days, right?

Man Works As Driver For Nearly Four Decades… Without A License


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Meet Gheorghe Ungureanu, who back in 1976, when he was 24 years old, was caught drunk behind the wheel in Romania. At the time, his license was suspended and since he didn’t seem to want it back, it was eventually revoked.

Off-Duty MA Cop In Wife Beater Threatens To "Put A Hole" In Driver's Head


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A Massachusetts officer is in hot water after the release of a dashcam video that caught him telling a motorist “I'll put a hole right in your head” during a Sunday night stop.

This Crash Might Make You Believe In Karma


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An alleged thief who, according to the video description, stole a vehicle from a gated parking lot, was administered some swift, albeit cruel, justice in Asia.

Meet The Tartan Prancer, The "Honda Of Albania" Minivan From The Vacation Movie [w/Videos]


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What car has a ridiculous name like the Tartan Prancer? A ridiculous car, obviously.

The Tartan Prancer is a one-off MPV built specifically for the new Vacation movie. While the original National Lampoon’s Vacation comedy movie introduced us to the Wagon Queen Family Truckster station wagon, the follow-up film features a custom-made minivan that has all sorts of crazy features.

Watch This Cyclist Toss A Car Standing In His Way


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Bicycle lanes were made - you know, for bicycles, so when cyclists come across cars illegally parked inside their lanes, let's just say they're not happy about it.

Check Out The New Record For The Longest Semi-Truck Jump


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Ladies and gentlemen, we have a new world record for a semi-truck jump!

Cocky Porsche 918 Driver Speeds Off And Crashes


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Saint Tropez, a blonde chick riding shotgun, a $845,000 Porsche 918 Spyder and an arrogant driver; what could possibly go wrong?

Watch Casey Stoner’s Horrific Crash At Suzuka


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This is a regular reminder that racing anything with an engine is extremely dangerous.

BMW Rolls Into Greek Sea After Tourist Forgets Handbrake


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No, this BMW 1-Series five-door hatchback did not attempt suicide by drowning in the beautiful waters of the Greek island of Folegandros.

Russian "Cop" Seems To Be Playing On The Wrong Side…


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Now this video from Russia looks like a scene from a dark comedy movie. The police officer, or rather a man dressed as one, stops a car in traffic, only for his buddies inside the car to run out and clear the stopped car of the owner’s belongings…

Stop Motion Video Of A Motorbike Engine Disintegrating


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The effect you’ll see in the video posted within could have been achieved using 3D animation tools, but here it’s actually real images of a motorbike engine being filed down, the process being captured using stop motion techniques.

Try To Watch This Guy Attempting To Jump A Drawbridge Without Laughing


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This is the most pathetic jump attempt I ever seen. It’s almost cringe-worthy to even watch this guy attempt to jump a drawbridge.

Buick Invites Supermodel Bar Refaeli To Show Yoga Exercises For Drivers


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Chances are you’ll watch this custom yoga video from Buick featuring Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli even if you don’t know anything about yoga.

Sometimes Lady Luck Looks Like This


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Luck is an abstract notion, but there are situations in which people can associate it with an image.

This is definitely one of those times, as the passengers of a car in Russia will probably remember for a very long time the sight of an overturned truck speeding towards them, sweeping everything in its path.

Add Water And Watch This Gallardo Reveal Its Superhero Within


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Do you remember Rene Turrek – the graffiti artist who came up with the most glorious paint-job ever seen on a BMW X6? Well, the German is back and by the looks of things, he’s trying to assemble the avengers.

First Recorded 2016 Mazda MX-5 Crash Happens Minutes After Delivery


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It's a new car owner's worst nightmare; crashing your ride just after taking delivery from a dealer and it happened to a Miata Forum-member known as SCSM this past Saturday. But don't fret just yet, as this story has an unexpectedly good ending.

Obnoxious Racist Woman Belittles Parking Attendant In NYC [NSFW]


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A cell-phone video showing a young woman demeaning a parking attendant at a New York City garage in the worst possible way is going viral.

Yikes! Watch Train Crash Into Stuck Chrysler Limo In Indiana


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An eyewitness caught this dramatic video footage of a freight train slamming into a Chrysler 300 limousine that was stuck on the tracks.

Watch Hackers Mess With Jeep Cherokee's Engine, Transmission And Brakes


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Not many people are aware of how easy it is for hackers to access the functions of modern cars and this video will hopefully serve as a wake-up call for automakers to improve security of their increasingly connected vehicles.