Fans Of Rally Driver Killed In Accident Will Attempt A World Record…

Rally racing is a dangerous business, and people get hurt and sometimes worse doing it. Worse, unfortunately, is what happened to Elk Rapids, Mich. native and rally racer Matthew Noble Marker when he was killed during a race in Washington State last year. » 9/12/12 10:00am 9/12/12 10:00am

This world speed record car went faster than a Space Shuttle

This heavily-modified street-legal Ford GT made history as the first car recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records for standing-mile speed at 223 mph. Even cooler: they did it on the runway used for landing Space Shuttles. » 7/05/11 2:00pm 7/05/11 2:00pm

World's Longest Fingernails Broken In Car Crash

Lee Redmond held a Guinness World Record for the longest fingernails at a combined 30 feet. Fortunately for us, but unfortunately for her, the disgusting claws were broken in a car accident on Tuesday. » 2/13/09 9:30am 2/13/09 9:30am

Man Thrown 118 Feet By Car Awarded, Sore

Ever the good samaritan, Matthew McKnight of Connellsville, PA stopped to help victims of a serious accident when he was struck by a car traveling about 70 mph. After approximately 118 feet of flight, the volunteer firefighter ended up with a broken shoulder, pelvis, leg and tailbone. After McKnight completed his… » 12/10/07 9:15am 12/10/07 9:15am

Too Many Ferraris Crowd Silverstone, Guinness Notes Record

With the exception of the current "fastest production vehicle in the world" chase, is there a record Ferrari isn't interested in? The cats from Maranello herded 385 prancing horses onto the track at Silverstone; everything from vintage iron like a 250 GTO up to the latest and most fabulotastic 599 Fiorano. Ferrari… » 6/11/07 11:15pm 6/11/07 11:15pm