Crashes and Fires

BMW Ring-Taxi involed in eight-car Nurburgring crash

Oct 03, 2011

An eight-car crash has occurred at the famous and treacherous Nurburgring circuit in Germany, involving a current BMW M3 Ring-Taxi, a hire-car Chevrolet Corvette, a 964 Porsche 911 and a BMW 3 Series, and others....

Lamborghini Aventador crash driven by car journalist

Sep 27, 2011

Remember the first-ever Lamborghini Aventador crash reported a few weeks ago? Some more details of the accident have come through and it turns out a motoring journalist was behind the wheel at the time. Austrian...

Lamborghini Gallardo catches fire in Malaysia

Sep 25, 2011

Yet another Lamborghini Gallardo has spontaneously caught fire. This time, it was a stunning green Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder in Malaysia. This is one of many Gallardo fire incidents that have broken out in the past...

Nissan GT-R crash ends up in ditch submerged in water

Sep 20, 2011

An unfortunate Nissan GT-R and its owner have been involved in a nasty car crash that left the two sitting submerged in a small ditch/creek. This is the second time this week a highly desirable...

Video: Ferrari Enzo crash ends in ocean at Targa Newfoundland

Sep 17, 2011

A Ferrari Enzo crash that ended in the ocean during recent a Targa Newfoundland event has been captured on video. The modified Edo Competition Ferrari Enzo – FXX replica – was being driven by owner...

Jeroen Bleekemolen gets pole position even after getting out to pick up a wheel

Sep 08, 2011

Jeroen Bleekemolen has won a Porsche 911 GT3 Cup race at the Baltimore Grand Prix, even after losing his wheel and getting out to collect it after a minor incident. Now this is the kind...

Mercedes-Benz test drivers killed in Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren crash

Sep 08, 2011

Two Mercedes-Benz test drivers died in a Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren crash on Monday, after taking a customer’s four-year old SLR for a routine evaluation drive. The crash occurred along a strip of autobahn near Frankfurt....

Lamborghini Aventador crash – first ever?

Sep 03, 2011

It’s unfortunate but it was bound to happen. This is the first Lamborghini Aventador crash to been reported. It occurred on Tuesday the 30th of August in Padua, Italy. According to reports the driver of...

Lamborghini Gallardo finds golf course sand bunker

Aug 22, 2011

If you ever find yourself driving along the fairway on a golf course in a Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder, do be careful to watch out for the sand bunkers. If you don’t, you could end up...

Ferrari 599 GTO crash in Czech Republic

Aug 19, 2011

A serious Ferrari 599 GTO crash has occurred in the Czech Republic, destroying one of only 599 Ferrari 599 GTO’s in the world. According to reports, the 69-year-old driver lost control of the 599 GTO...

Lamborghini Gallardo catches fire in Scotland

Jul 27, 2011

As much as we hate to report things like this, a Lamborghini Gallardo supercar has caught fire in Scotland over the weekend, causing devastating damage to the car. The 40-something owner of the Gallardo was...

BMW 1 Series M Coupe crashed already

Jul 23, 2011

BMW and M Division have only just launched the BMW 1 Series M Coupe in some markets but one has already been crashed. This is the first crash we’ve heard of involving the new 1...