​U.S. Traffic Fatalities Drop 3.1 Percent In 2013 To 32,719 Deaths

It's not a massive decline, but it's a part of a trend. With some 5.69 million reported crashes – a slight rise, overall – traffic deaths in the U.S. have dropped 3.1 percent from 2012, with 32,719 people killed in crashes last year. And over the last decade, it's fallen by 25 percent, thanks in no small part to safer… » 12/19/14 1:54pm Yesterday 1:54pm

Watch A Stadium Super Truck Roll Over In Slow Motion

Jose Maria Lopez's Stadium Super Truck wasn't as nimble as the touring car he's used to.
Lopez was racing today in the Race of Champions, where he took a nice, slow roll. The Race of Champions people were all over it, giving us an extended slow-mo replay of the roll from several different angles, including from… » 12/13/14 7:59pm 12/13/14 7:59pm

Huge Crash Crumples Mark Webber's Porsche 919 Into A Little Fiery Ball

A massive crash took Mark Webber in the number 20 Porsche out of the race in the last hour of the World Endurance Championship's 6 Hours of São Paulo. The Porsche 919 collided with Matteo Cressoni in the number 90 Ferrari 458 of 8 Star Motorsports, then hit the wall. » 11/30/14 4:17pm 11/30/14 4:17pm

Watch A Le Mans Prototype Explode Into Confetti Like A Giant Piñata

Olivier Pla of G-Drive Racing isn't having a great day in his World Endurance Championship prototype racer. He missed a braking point at the 6 Hours of São Paulo and whacked into one of Interlagos' barriers at speed. The resulting smash looks more like an exploding piñata than a race car. » 11/30/14 1:59pm 11/30/14 1:59pm

Here's What Happens If You Keep Driving When Your Car Loses A Wheel

This isn't "dragging an exhaust pipe," or even "driving on a flat tire." The front-right tire of this tired old Chrysler 300M is completely absent, and the wheel itself has been ground down to the shape of the letter D. Yet the driver presses on. And on. How could you possible reckon this is a reasonable idea?! » 11/17/14 3:47pm 11/17/14 3:47pm

Four Chevy Colorados Plowed Into Each Other En Route To A Launch Party

GM can't catch a break getting the 2015 Chevy Colorado and 2015 GMC Canyon launched. Damn shame, because they're both awesome to drive. But it looks like four of the first batch have already destroyed each other in a domino-style pile-up on the way to a party in St. Louis. » 10/09/14 2:08pm 10/09/14 2:08pm

Petit Le Mans Full Of Big Hits And Crashes, Yellow Flags Abound

Road Atlanta is one of the more high-speed, old-school venues on the Tudor United SportsCar calendar and as such, when the track bites you, it bites hard. That and folks just couldn't quite figure out how to make a safe exit from pit lane. Attrition was the name of the game, so here are some of the larger incidents… » 10/05/14 11:00am 10/05/14 11:00am