This Onboard Of A Rally Car Crashing Into A Lake Is Utterly Terrifying

Crashing is bad enough. Rolling down a hill into a lake is probably the worst case scenario, ever. Here's the onboard footage from the crash where driver Ott Tänak and codriver Raigo Mōldar plowed nose-forward off the track and rolled into a reservoir during the World Rally Championship's Rally Mexico. » 3/08/15 10:13am 3/08/15 10:13am

Trial Of Man Sued For 'Purposefully' Crashing Bugatti Veyron Into…

In 2009, a Bugatti Veyron was crashed into a Texas lagoon at the hands of Andy House, who at one point said that a low flying pelican had distracted him and sent him off course. What he didn't know was that the whole thing was caught on film, and the pelican is suspiciously absent. » 10/02/12 12:00pm 10/02/12 12:00pm

This Subaru Started After Sitting On The Bottom Of A Lake For Three…

Subarus are pretty amazing cars. As the owner of a beater '86 GL wagon, I'm biased, but now I have solid proof that they kick ass. » 6/05/12 3:00pm 6/05/12 3:00pm

Watch As Son Crashes His Dad’s Race Car Into The Ocean

Andrew Miedecke handed his son the keys to his V8-powered Ford Capri Perana for last week's Targa Wrest Point road rally in Tasmania. Andrew's instructions were don't crash and don't come in second. Watch as his son nose dives straight into the ocean. » 2/06/12 10:00am 2/06/12 10:00am

VIDEO: Man Dumps Body In Car, Pushes Car Into Lake

A Florida man recently appealed to the public to help find his missing wife. One day later, she turned up dead in a car that was videotaped being pushed into a lake. Guess who the pusher looks like? » 4/07/10 6:10pm 4/07/10 6:10pm

Jalopnik Reader Visits Bugatti Lake Crash Scene In Search Of Pelicans

Yesterday we shared with you many reader theories regarding the Bugatti Veyron lake crash, crash video and post crash photos. And now we have an on-the-scene report from Jalopnik reader ChristopherSchull. Will he find pelican remains? » 11/18/09 3:00pm 11/18/09 3:00pm

Bugatti Guy Should Have Bought A Watercar

Capable of running 0-to-60 MPH in just 4.5 seconds and floating, we can't help but think Bugatti Guy should have bought a Watercar Python. Then, the lake plunge could have simply been a flamboyant attempt to pick up chicks. » 11/17/09 5:15pm 11/17/09 5:15pm

Bugatti Veyron Lake Crash: Jalopnik Reader Theories

There's been lots of speculation over the Bugatti Veyron lake crash, especially after the crash video and post-crash photos surfaced. Motor Trend's Mike Floyd calls it "a Zapruder film for car guys." He's right. Some reader theories below. » 11/17/09 12:00pm 11/17/09 12:00pm

EXCLUSIVE: First Post-Lake Crash Bugatti Veyron Photo

We saw the aftermath of the Bugatti Veyron lake crash and then video of the crash itself, and now we have this first photo of the would-be amphibious car on dry land after-the-fact. It's definitely soggy. UPDATE: New mega-gallery below! » 11/16/09 6:15pm 11/16/09 6:15pm

EXCLUSIVE: Bugatti Lake Crash Driver Owns Infamous Eddie…

Andy House isn't just the man who crashed his Bugatti Veyron into a lake. He's also the man who owns the repaired Ferrari Enzo crashed by actor Eddie Griffin. Holy super car t-shirt meme crash overload! » 11/13/09 8:20pm 11/13/09 8:20pm

$1.6 Million Bugatti Veyron Crashes Into Texas Lake

Driving weather's been perfect in southeast Texas lately, so it's anyone's guess how this genius skipped his million-dollar-plus Bugatti Veyron off the road and right into a freaking lake. Despite the cost, Veyrons certainly aren't amphibious. Hilarious UPDATE below! » 11/12/09 9:20am 11/12/09 9:20am

Why Was This Ferrari F430 In A Lake For A Week?

A not-so-presently-happy Ferrari owner was joyriding when an unavoidable preventative reaction to apparently avoid hitting a bike-riding child landed his F430 in a road side lake. And there it sat, for a week. But why? » 7/21/09 9:00am 7/21/09 9:00am

Travis Pastrana Jumps Motorycle From Water

Travis Pastrana, rally driver and motorcycle stuntman extraordinaire, has completed the world's first Hydrojump. The stunt consisted of mooring a ramp 110 feet from the shore in five-foot deep water. He then raced his motocross bike at the water in excess of 70mph, keeping the power on as he went feet wet. This was… » 3/27/08 9:45am 3/27/08 9:45am