Crashes and Fires

Video: Lamborghini Aventador catches fire in Tokyo

May 30, 2016

The world sadly lost a Lamborghini Aventador overnight, following a fire in its engine compartment that completely engulfed the supercar in flames. The events transpired out front of the Eifukuchō station, late at night in...

Tesla crash; Autopilot fails to see stationary van on highway (video)

May 30, 2016

An unlucky Swiss driver has discovered that Tesla’s Autopilot system isn’t completely free of flaws, and that you shouldn’t rely on the system entirely and not pay attention. The driver’s dash-cam recorded a low-speed rear-ending...

5 passengers survive massive crash in Tesla Model S in Germany

May 09, 2016

Tesla isn’t shy when it comes to boasting about the strengths of its vehicles, including literally in terms of structural integrity and safety. A huge crash in Germany with a Model S does well to...

Man takes delivery of McLaren 650S, crashes 10 minutes later

May 04, 2016

It’s one of those very unfortunate but slightly funny stories. A person buys a supercar, only to crash it just minutes after the purchase. As so it has happened to an unlucky McLaren 650S Spider...

2017 Audi TT RS prototype spotted, crashes into guard rail (video)

Apr 16, 2016

Audi has been spotted test driving some prototype versions of the new-generation TT RS out on the Nurburgring, where, embarrassingly, a test driver lost control and smashed into the rail. This is the second time...

Truck crash in France spills out various supercars onto the highway

Feb 02, 2016

A truck carrying a number of delicious supercars and sports cars has overturned in France, spilling out exotica like dice being thrown onto the table at a casino. Aboard the truck were a Ferrari 430,...

Video: Lamborghini Aventador catches fire during valet park

Jan 20, 2016

A valet parking attendant in the US has caused a Lamborghini Aventador to catch fire, with several minutes passing by before the flames could be extinguished. The valet, according to witnesses, took the Aventador up...

Tesla Model S catches fire at charging station in Norway

Jan 06, 2016

A Tesla Model S has been burnt to a crisp after catching fire at a supercharging station in Norway. Fortunately, nobody was injured in the incident. It’s understood the driver parked his Model S at...

Audi R8 V10 rolled during customer test drive in the UK

Dec 16, 2015

A would-be customer managed to roll a brand new, second-generation Audi R8 V10 Plus during a test drive in the UK. Details are still emerging regarding the exact events of how the accident occurred, however,...

New Ford Everest catches fire, recall pending investigation

Dec 03, 2015

Thinking of buying a brand new Ford Everest? You might want to think again. It seems the new SUV could have a tendency to spontaneously burst into flames. As was the case with this example...

Porsche Boxster GTS stolen, police chase doesn’t end well (video)

Nov 23, 2015

Here’s a story that will inspire either sympathy or schadenfreude. A brand-new, UK-delivered Porsche Boxster GTS met its untimely end recently in the hands of 20-year-old car thief. Aiden John O’Brien-Daniels, the eager criminal, was...

LaFerrari crash in Hungary, hits 3 parked cars

Nov 02, 2015

Here’s a sight to match the Monday morning blues. It’s the result of a LaFerrari driver losing control in Hungary, taking out three parked cars in the process. The LaFerrari is Ferrari’s most powerful road-going...