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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.

London Biker Jumps Off Just Before Distracted Trucker Plows Over His Ducati


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How can you possibly miss a motorcycle that's standing right in front of you while driving at walking speeds?

Everyone Can Relate To This NASCAR Garage Crash


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As far as regional motor racing is concerned, NASCAR is by far the top series worldwide and it’s not just because North America is a large region with a lot of people.

Company Proposes Plastic Roads Made From Prefab Pieces


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Roads as we have come to know them can be quite a hassle to maintain, and if it becomes disused, then it’s really rather hard to get rid of.

Here's Your Chance To Create A Soundtrack For The Golf R… Using Your Voice


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Remember when you played with toy cars and made funny engine noises to simulate driving?

Lewis Hamilton Denied Access To Wimbledon Final Because He Didn’t Respect The Dress Code


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Being invited to watch the men’s final of the Wimbledon tennis championships from the Royal Box is a big thing, and Lewis Hamilton was one of the few who had this privilege this year.

Chinese Mother Refuses To Let Firefighters Damage Her BMW To Help Her 3-Year Old Son


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Just when you thought you've seen them all, this just happened in the city of Yiwu, China last Saturday, when a woman left her 3 year old son in her BMW, which then apparently locked itself.