Parigot is one hell of a car chase movie

At something shy of five minutes, Parigot, a French-made animated film, would be a tough sell for a car chase movie. For one thing, there are no cars in it, only a bicycle powered by an outboard engine vintage motorcycle. But what’s lost in horsepower is more than made up for with sheer speed, disconcerting avian… » 12/09/11 10:30am 12/09/11 10:30am

Watch an Aussie carjacker drive the wheels off two cars

Australian carjackers hate circles, which may explain why this young thief separated the wheels from a Porsche Boxster and a pickup truck in a single car chase. » 9/15/11 4:30pm 9/15/11 4:30pm

Real-life Robocop hit by car, jumps up and arrests driver

A British police officer thrown into the air after being hit by a stolen BMW managed to not only jump up but then run after and arrest the driver. Who needs Robocop when you have Dan Pascoe? » 8/02/11 1:30pm 8/02/11 1:30pm

Watch Police Race Across London To Deliver Vital Organ

The London Metropolitan Police had just 35 minutes to get a donor liver 29 miles across central London. Here's the real video of them playing one deadly serious game of relay. Can the two Rover SD1 police cars make it? » 1/19/11 1:45pm 1/19/11 1:45pm

This Woman Blamed "Xanax Shortage" For Crashing Into Bike Cop

67-year-old Lorraine P. Levine of Arlington, Texas attempted to mow down a police officer directing traffic at the funeral for a recently slain police officer yesterday. Her excuse? She halved her dosage of Xanax that morning. » 1/05/11 2:10pm 1/05/11 2:10pm

Teen In Stolen Dump Truck Crushes Police Cars

The only way to stop this reckless teenager terrorizing Ohio in a stolen dump truck last Sunday was to let the teen crash it. Watch the police wait and hope he doesn't take out all their squad cars. » 12/06/10 12:00pm 12/06/10 12:00pm

Jamiroquai Chases A Porsche 911 In A Helicopter

The latest Jamiorquai video involves frontman Jay Kay in a chopper chasing a classic 911 Carrera RS. The Porsche footage is great, but who is he chasing? Is it the pastry chef that damaged his Enzo? Get to the chopper! » 10/19/10 10:30am 10/19/10 10:30am

South Africans Would Not Put Up With Brazil's GTA Nonsense

The incredible Brazilian Grand Theft Auto chase wouldn't have lasted quite as long in South Africa, where shotgun-wielding super cops will jump into your stolen truck and throw you out of it. » 10/14/10 4:00pm 10/14/10 4:00pm

My Very First Car Chase

Last year Ben Pluimer interviewed for a TV job, and was asked if he'd ever directed or shot car chases. He said yes, went home, shot this, and sent it back to them. He didn't get the job. » 10/14/10 10:45am 10/14/10 10:45am

This Violent Car Chase Is Like Grand Theft Auto In Real Life

Video games may not cause crime, but it's hard to watch this spectacularly violent Brazilian car chase and not wonder how much GTA this guy played to think he could drive over a bunch of cops and not get shot. » 10/13/10 12:30pm 10/13/10 12:30pm

Carjacker Leads Police Chase Onto Dallas Airport Runway

An alleged carjacker crashed through the fence at Dallas Love Field airport moments ago, pursued by police while on only three wheels. The video's pretty amazing and the just-apprehended driver is amazingly toast. » 8/19/10 5:15pm 8/19/10 5:15pm

Woman Steals Squad Car From World's Worst Cops

This classic gem of police chase incompetence opens with a woman in a Honda Accord literally driving circles around the pursuing officers and closes with the same woman outwitting one of the cops out of his squad car. » 8/03/10 2:30pm 8/03/10 2:30pm

Nude Woman in Utah Steals Two Cars in Year's Weirdest Chase (Now With…

A naked woman in Utah stole a car, crashed it, and hid in a bush before stealing a police car. And that's not even the whole story. » 6/23/10 9:25am 6/23/10 9:25am

How MacGyver Ripped Off The Greatest Car Chase Ever Filmed

Even a Swiss Army knife-equipped MacGyver couldn't hide that a major chase scene from the show's first season was lifted wholesale from the 1969 film The Italian Job. Luckily, mullets and Minis go together like cheesy music and ‘80s TV. » 3/10/10 3:30pm 3/10/10 3:30pm

Bullitt Chase Scene: The Script

Unarguably the most famous car chase in movie history, the Mustang versus Charger scene in Bullitt defined not only the movie, but Steve McQueen's image. Here's the original script, calling for high speeds, gunfire and a ball of flame. » 12/28/09 3:45pm 12/28/09 3:45pm

1957 Plymouth Leads 1957 Dodge On Crazed San Francisco Car Chase

Did the 1958 film The Lineup influence the makers of that better-known San Francisco car-chase movie a decade later? » 12/12/09 3:30pm 12/12/09 3:30pm

What Could Be Better Than A Mustang vs Charger Chase? Opel Rekord vs…

The famous chase sequence in Bullitt was just about perfect, but it lacked a few crucial components. For example, where was the church procession blocking the road? The oil drums bursting on the pavement? And where was the Fiat? » 11/28/09 4:00pm 11/28/09 4:00pm

Oktapodi: The Loveliest Movie Car Chase

You would think a two-minute short film starring octopuses in love and in which the fastest vehicle is a Piaggio Ape cannot possibly be filled with fast-paced action. But you would be wrong. » 10/12/09 11:00am 10/12/09 11:00am

Honda Fit Maneuvers Through Multiple PIT Maneuvers

From Los Angeles, where this sort of thing happens all the time, comes this illuminating helicopter-cam footage of a plucky and tenacious yet felonious Honda Fit driver. Video after the jump. » 9/16/09 1:45pm 9/16/09 1:45pm

Car Thief Bails From Moving Car, Leaves Girlfriend To Crash

Bailing on a moving stolen vehicle in the middle of a car chase makes you a bad criminal. Bailing on a moving stolen vehicle with your girlfriend still inside makes you an awful boyfriend. Defending the driver? You're Dylan Ratigan. » 8/25/09 12:30pm 8/25/09 12:30pm