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GT-Rs, Cosworths And Other Performance Cars Perish In Fire At RB Motorsport

A local car shop, based in Mawdesley, Wigan, UK, turned into a graveyard for the vehicles that were stored inside last week, following a de...
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Looks Like Car's Mater Has Been Sleeping Around

While we're pretty sure this thing isn't going to one day start up on its own and seek out its maker with vengeful thoughts, we...
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Couple Drive 14 Miles With Drunk Man Passed Out On Their Car's Trunk

You may have to do a double take or even a triple take when reading this headline because it sounds absolutely impossible. However, it’s no...
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Rich Unemployed Aussie Beaches His Maserati And Plays Golf

When you think of a vehicle that's suited to driving along a sandy beach, you'll probably think about a large SUV or perhaps a radi...
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Motorcyclist Slams Into Toyota After Driver Cut Him Off

A motorcyclist in the U.S. has been lucky to walk away after rear-ending a car that cut in front of him on a motorway.
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Scary Multiple Car Accident Captured On Dashcam In Russia

A violent multi-car accident occurred last month in Russia, where one vehicle's brake failure led to 14 total vehicles getting damaged....
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Fear The Deer! Buck Causes Motorcycle Rider To Lose Control

Sometimes, that "deer in the headlights" expression is somewhat invalid, especially when you're dealing with a surprisingly b...
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Grab It By The Kona: Why Hyundai Might Want To Change Their New SUV's Name

You would think that the era of unfortunate model names has gone past us, following some really offensively-named cars that entered the his...
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Porsche 911 GT3 Driver Overreacts, But Is Saved By Run-Off Area

While quick reactions are needed in order to get you out of trouble once your feel the rear end of your car kick out, trying to over-corre...
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Aussie Driver Tempts Fate By Challenging 57-Tonne Road Train

Here's one of the closest calls you'll see all year, with the driver of that SUV barely squeezing through the car that he was over...
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Automotive Mash Ups Create Some Interestingly Weird Results

In an era where automakers are working together to jointly develop an assortment of different vehicles, there are bound to be a few odditie...
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Reckless Rider Lucky To Survive Crash Without Safety Gear

Here's what you might call the "perfect cocktail" of bad ideas when it comes to riding your motorcycle .
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Driver Flips Range Rover After Failed J-Turn

Unless you're a trained professional, or Tom Cruise backed by a half-dozen stunt guys, attempting a high-speed J-turn on public roads ...
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BMW Says ABC Report About Car Fires Is "Sensationalistic"

BMW has slammed an ABC News report that aired a report on dozens of BMW vehicles allegedly bursting into flames spontaneously .
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Honda Accord Plows Into Crowd In Times Square, One Confirmed Dead And Multiple Injured

A man was arrested on Thursday afternoon after his speeding vehicle struck a group of pedestrians on the sidewalk at Times Square, NY.
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Tom Cruise Performs Sick Stunt In E28 5-Series On MI:6 Set

It seems that Tom Cruise and BMW are at it again, this time on the set of Mission Impossible 6 where the American actor was spotted earlier...
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Challenger Driver Crashes Into Ohio Store And Says He Needs A Beer

A man slammed his Dodge Challenger into a convenience store in Rocky River, Ohio last week and promptly told an employee that he wanted a ...
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Sedan Skids Across Three Lanes, Smashes Violently Into Fence

This horrific crash was captured on dashcam two weeks ago near Ramnicu Valcea, Romania, and a bad temper may have been the cause.
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Quick Thinking Porsche 911 Driver Avoids Carjacking At Gunpoint

A Porsche 911 driver is lucky to be alive following an attempted carjacking at gunpoint.
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Colorado Hail Storm Battles Windshield Into Submission

With some hailstones reaching as much as 6 cm (2.4 in) in diameter, it's no wonder that windshields are no match for them, especially w...
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