Sage Karam Injures Wrist In Brutal IndyCar Test Day Crash

Rookie driver Sage Karam crashed in the first few hours of IndyCar's testing at Barber Motorsports Park today. According to USA Today, the crash was bad enough to injure his right wrist, and the team is unsure if he will be able to return to the test. » 3/16/15 3:36pm 3/16/15 3:36pm

Alex Zanardi Hits Guardrail; Guardrail Probably Lost

Double amputee racing driver, paracyclist and guy who's officially tougher than you Alex Zanardi accidentally hit a guardrail in training today. Of the two, the guardrail probably lost. » 2/09/15 6:50pm 2/09/15 6:50pm

Daytona's Medical Center Is The Most Interesting Place You Should Avoid

I was having a wonderful time shooting pictures of the Rolex 24 at Daytona, perched on the side of the berm beside the International Horseshoe for the fireworks show. That is, until I hit my eyeball with my camera. Contact popped out. Lots of pain. Oh, cool, I only have the use of one eye. » 1/28/15 6:05pm 1/28/15 6:05pm

This Is Why You Wear Your Damn Seatbelt

Singapore Airlines flight 424 from Singapore to Mumbai encountered turbulence while on approach to its destination yesterday. Twenty-two people, including eight passengers and fourteen flight attendants required medical treatment after the Airbus A380 landed. » 10/19/14 3:00pm 10/19/14 3:00pm

Dale Earnhardt, Jr.'s Car Engulfed In Flames At Texas Motor Speedway

Today's weather-delayed running of the [Corporate Sponsor] 500 in Texas got bad for Dale Earnhardt, Jr. very quickly as his car lost a tire then caught on fire after hitting the wall. » 4/07/14 12:59pm 4/07/14 12:59pm

Here's What Nate Burleson's Car (And Pizza) Looked Like After His Wreck

Judging by these photos, which a good-natured Nate Burleson just posted to his Instagram account, the Lions wideout was lucky to walk away from his falling pizza-induced car accident with just a broken arm. » 10/01/13 3:36pm 10/01/13 3:36pm

The Driver Vs. Bicyclist Fight Is Way More Violent In England

Urban biking is dangerous, and especially so when drivers are going out their way to decapitate you. This video, taken from a CCTV camera in Bristol, England, shows bus driver Gavin Hill intentionally swerving into cyclist Philip Mead. Mead landed 10 feet away with a broken leg and a fractured wrist, and Hill has… » 2/19/12 2:30pm 2/19/12 2:30pm

Here's What It Looks Like To Accidentally Flip Your Dirtbike While…

We don't have a lot of information on this video, other than that it stars someone named "Junior" who pulls a wheelie while riding his Yamaha YZ450F with some buddies and accidentally flips his bike all the way around. "New tires" are blamed, and the GOPRO camera catches everything—including Junior's pained reaction… » 2/14/12 12:30pm 2/14/12 12:30pm

14 Spectacular Supercar Crashes They Walked Away From

The modern high-performance car is an amazing beast, a fast, comfortable way to cover great distances at high speed. Most of them are also remarkably safe — these accidents, courtesy of Wrecked Exotics, left their drivers all but unharmed. » 5/17/10 12:00pm 5/17/10 12:00pm

Fat Men More Likely To Be Seriously Injured In Car Crashes

A study's confirmed real world evidence indicating obese men are more likely to be seriously injured in a car crash. So that explains the Mini bacon ad... [PLoS via NPR] » 4/02/10 12:00pm 4/02/10 12:00pm