Arsonist Sets Fire To BMWs At Dealership

Police are searching for a man that witnesses say set fire to several BMWs at a Santa Monica dealership late Wednesday night. The blaze is estimated to have caused $250,000 in damages. Authorities have released surveillance images of the suspect and are requesting assistance. » 9/13/14 2:02pm 9/13/14 2:02pm

South Beach Classics Owner Says Arson Destroyed $200,000 Worth Of Cars

According to local authorities a suspicious fire ripped through a warehouse for Ted Vernon Specialty Autos on Thursday destroying about $200,ooo worth of classic cars. The owner suspects a disgruntled employee set the blaze. » 7/25/14 10:27am 7/25/14 10:27am

Watch This Maniac Torch His Truck And Dance Around It In Traffic

Apparently some nutter hopped out of his Ford F-150, set it on fire, and danced around it blocking four lanes on the San Francisco Bay Bridge this morning. » 6/19/14 12:27pm 6/19/14 12:27pm

Is The Los Angeles Car Fire 'Terrorist' A German Tourist?

Police have a person of interest in custody they think may be connected to the rash of frightening car fires in Los Angeles over the weekend that, as of yesterday, spread to buildings. Police say he may be a German. Does Hans Gruber have another brother? » 1/02/12 3:00pm 1/02/12 3:00pm

Are the Los Angeles car fires an act of 'domestic terrorism?'

Someone's torched more than 35 cars over the last three nights in Los Angeles area and everyone wants to know why. Are these bored kids? A sophisticated criminal? Or, as one mayor offered, is this an act of domestic terrorism? » 1/01/12 12:30pm 1/01/12 12:30pm

Man who set fire to 100 cars was just jealous

It turns out the guy setting fire to hundreds of cars in Berlin wasn't a pyromaniac Guy Fawkes but instead a 27-year-old man bummed about not having a job or nice things. Hey, still sounds like he's part of the "Neun und Neunzig Prozent" though, right? » 10/24/11 3:00pm 10/24/11 3:00pm

Oregon Arsonist Targeting Green Ford Escorts

Someone with a fiery dislike of mid-1990s green Ford Escorts has set fire to three already in the Medford, Oregon area. Hide the hatchbacks! » 3/04/09 12:00pm 3/04/09 12:00pm

Dozens Of Luxury Cars Torched In German Arson Spree

Dozens of luxury cars in Berlin have been torched since January by a group of disgruntled Germans. Mercedes, BMWs and Porsches have all been targets. Gallery of ze literally carpocalyptic destruction below. » 2/27/09 10:30am 2/27/09 10:30am

San Diego Arsonists Apparently Unhappy With Toyotas

Four cars in the neighborhood of UC San Diego were torched last night. All four vehicles were apparently Toyotas, and two of them, a current model-year Tacoma and Corolla, were completely destroyed. Investigators note that the only accelerant used appears to be gasoline. Man, once disgruntled French auto executives… » 5/25/07 5:30pm 5/25/07 5:30pm

More French Cars Up in Smoke

Jean-Beavis and Butt-Head-Luc have once again unleashed their antisocial arsonite tendency across Gallic lands last night, as over 200 cars enjoyed the flambé treatment at the hand of a disgruntled citizenry following the nation's latest election. It's the fourth night in a row of such high-temperature shenanigans in… » 5/11/07 5:00pm 5/11/07 5:00pm