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Stopping Drivers Fom Riding On Russia's Sidewalks Is Not For The Faint-Hearted


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The latest video from Russia’s brave “Stop a D-Bag” movement is suggestively called “Nutcase on the Sidewalk.” Yes, you’ve guessed it, this is another attempt from the young vigilantes to stop drivers from riding sidewalks.

Saudi Prince Allegedly Tweets He'll Give A Bentley To 100 Fighter Pilots Who Bombed Yemen


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Billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal tweeted on Tuesday that he would give a Bentley to each of the 100 Royal Saudi Air Force pilots who took part in the Saudi-led bombing operations over Yemen.

Ever Hear About A Gas-Station Rage With Batons And Tasers?


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Road-rage is something we know all too well about, but gas-station rage is another new low. Apparently, this happened in the States, possibly in California, according to the one of the car's license plates.

Bikini-Clad Naples Grandma Busted For DUI With Grandson Is A Tad Disturbing


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In many ways, Patricia Ebel from Naples, Florida, who slammed into the rear of a Ford Mustang with her black BMW is hardly your stereotypical grandmother.

Here Are More Cars Modified To Look Like Futuristic Hover Pods


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Adding wheels to a car-like shape definitely ruins that design’s purity, so artist Sylvain Viau decided to ditch wheels and render cars to look like they’re levitating of the ground.

Not a new idea, obviously, but this time it focuses on cars from the 1980s or newer.

Guy Pulls Over And Trolls Sheriff Over Broken Light, Gives Him A Warning...


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Adam Bocanegra may have drifted towards trolling in his encounter with a Sheriff's Officer in Florida, but truth to be said, we all expect the police to not only enforce the law, but to obey it as well.

Clio RS Flips Over After Cutting Off Nissan GT-R At The Nurburgring


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We all know that the Nurburgring can be a very dangerous place. This particular incident could have been easily avoided if the driver in the Renault would have looked in his mirror.

Hyundai Knocks Over Impatient Hummer H3


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The Hummer H3 is a big and heavy SUV, but you can't fight the laws of physics…and reason.

Jeremy Clarkson Confirms Top Gear Rival In The Works; Says 'I Shall Create Another'


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It has been a month since the regrettable 'fracas' that ultimately got Jeremy Clarkson terminated from the BBC and "Top Gear" pulled off the air.

The Clones of Shanghai 2015; Pick This Year’s Most Blatant Copy!


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Yes, this is the recurring post you keep seeing after each Chinese motor show. Since there were several doppelgangers at this year’s edition of the Shanghai motor show, we though it would be a good idea to ask you to pick the one you think is the most blatant.

Drifting RC Cars at Night Looks Like Heaps of Fun!


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Falken Tire teamed up with several other racing and RC car-related companies and put together a little night drift video featuring 1:10 scale cars. The result is well worth the just under three-minute runtime and features some really masterful driving, camera work and editing.

2015 Shanghai Show's Copycats Include A Porsche Cayman-Like Coupe With A Ferrari Face


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For all the progress we've seen over the years, Chinese carmakers continue to flatter their Western counterparts in the…ahem…most sincere form: imitation.

Watch Yoichi Imamura's D1GP Lexus LFA Drift Car In Action!


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This is not a video of a demonstration Lexus LFA drifting in some PR media event. This is a full-on professionally build Lexus LFA drift car for professional driver Yoichi Imamura for this year's Japan D1GP!

The Hoff Talks About KITT And Shows How To Do A Reverse 180


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David Hasselhoff is getting a lot of attention these days due to his latest video-clip because of its plain ridiculous ‘80s vibes but it’s always good to see him talking about the show that introduced him to our lives.

New Video Shows One-Off Bugatti Veyron L'Or Blanc Backing Into LaFerrari


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Thanks to Carscoops' reader 'jujernault', we can now show you the incident of the one-off Bugatti Veyron GS L'Or Blanc backing into a LaFerrari from a better angle through a much higher quality video.

NY Man Burns Down Three Cars While Trying To Kill Bedbugs! [w/Videos]


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Apparently, pouring rubbing alcohol inside your car to kill bedbugs and lighting up a cigarette at the same time is a very, very bad idea.

Check Out the Crazy Off-Road Charger From Furious 7


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The 7th installment of the Furious franchise gave us the opportunity to watch some of the craziest cars ever in cinema history, with that off-road Charger sitting on top of them.

Teen's Road Sign Prom Proposal Doesn't Go So Well


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Teen driver Daniel Pena came up with a romantic (or so he thought) plan to ask his girlfriend Alex to the prom, erecting signs with words along a road.

Your Kid Cold Be like Mad Max With These Shrunken Road Warrior Cars


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These Mad Max-themed kid cars are either an April Fools joke that dragged on for too long, or an actual product you’ll be able to buy – it’s probably obviously the former, though.

The video’s comment section is confusing to say the least, but apparently they were all one-offs made by people in the Nerdist office.

Bugatti Veyron Backs Into A LaFerrari!


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A Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport L'Or Blanc – yes, that's the one with the porcelain fittings and trims, was filmed outside what looks like a hotel backing right into a parked red Ferrari LaFerrari.