2015 GMC Yukon Explodes In Flames During Test Drive

It's not like General Motors needs to worry about any more of its products catching fire or anything, but we'll withhold judgment before we know the full circumstances on how a brand-new SUV suddenly caught fire while a potential customer was testing it. » 3/24/14 2:40pm 3/24/14 2:40pm

Watch Two Fire-Fighting Planes Steal Water From A Lake

We've already seen a helicopter stealing water from a pool to fight a fire in Portugal. But when the Colby fire in California spread to over 1,900 acres, a little helicopter wasn't enough to fight the flames. They needed planes. Two of them. And seeing the way they scoop water up close is incredible. » 1/19/14 10:09am 1/19/14 10:09am

Why You Should Go See The Documentary On Detroit Firefighters

About halfway through the harrowing documentary "Burn: One Year on the Frontlines of the Battle to Save Detroit" there's a moment where multiple shots of derelict structures are shown to accentuate one of the biggest obstacles the city's firefighters face in their job — Detroit's 80,000 vacant buildings. » 4/05/13 4:12pm 4/05/13 4:12pm

Chrysler replaces police Charger after suspicious fire

Back in March, a rural Oregon sheriff's department lost its newest police-spec Dodge Charger "Pursuit" when it caught fire after 6,000 miles. Turns out Chrysler was willing to provide a new one for free — for just a nondisclosure form. » 5/31/11 10:30am 5/31/11 10:30am

This Corvair Is Exactly Why We Need The Evergreen 747 Supertanker

What's left of this first-generation Chevy Corvair found in front of what's left of its garage yesterday in Tujunga, California is exactly the reason we need the Evergreen 747 Supertanker fighting the Station Fire. Save the Chevys! » 9/01/09 11:00am 9/01/09 11:00am

How To Do A Burnout With An Automatic Transmission, Rear-Wheel Drive…

Of course you know how to do a burnout. We all talk a big game when it comes to hoonage, but as we get ready for the Woodward Dream Cruise this weekend, we're sure there's got to be someone out there who might appreciate a simple instructional video. For this lesson, we'll be showing you how to do a burnout with a… » 8/15/08 2:30pm 8/15/08 2:30pm