Heroic Jeep That Rescued People After A Tornado Is Getting A Rebuild

Can a car ever be considered a hero? There are some people in Moore, Oklahoma who might see the bright orange 2012 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon known as "Stomper" that way. Though the Jeep was badly damaged, its owner reportedly used it to rescue people from the devastating storm. And now Stomper is getting a full rebuild. » 6/07/13 4:50pm 6/07/13 4:50pm

Watch Storm Chasers Flee From The Deadly El Reno Tornado

See the little blue arrows in that video? Those are storm chasers in their vehicles. Now see that big white blob that moves across the screen? That's the tornado in El Reno, Oklahoma that is considered the widest one in U.S. history and killed four storm chasers on Friday. » 6/05/13 3:42pm 6/05/13 3:42pm

Scary Oklahoma Dashcam Video Shows Why You Don't Drive Into A Flood

On May 31st, storm chaser Chris Novy was driving around the Oklahoma tornadoes when he saw the road ahead of him was flooded. He pulled a u-turn to get out of the way, but plunged into a hidden embankment. His dashcam recorded the horrifying drop. » 6/05/13 11:59am 6/05/13 11:59am

Storms Rip Open Giant Sinkhole In Oklahoma

Storms pummeled Oklahoma again yesterday as the full weight of tornado season bears upon the state, and the pressure was too much for one road in the eastern part of Oklahoma County. The whole side of the road appears to have completely collapsed into the gaping maw of a giant sinkhole. » 6/01/13 8:56pm 6/01/13 8:56pm

Brothers Race Across Oklahoma At 130 MPH To Get To Chili's

After eluding numerous spike strips and attempts by a Dodge Charger Police Edition » 11/25/08 11:00am 11/25/08 11:00am to run them off the road, the brothers behind the helm of this Mitsubishi Galant raced off the Oklahoma highway and into a Chili's parking lot. Once inside the parking lot they were easy pickin's for the state troopers, slamming into a…

Diesel-Powered Tiger Champ Pickup Gets 37 MPG, Only Road-Legal In…

Mike Ward, CEO of Tiger Truck LLC, thinks his Chinese-designed, Oklahoma-built Tiger Champ truck is just what Oklahoma farmers need — particularly with 37 MPG from its Caterpillar-sourced three-cylinder diesel engine. With a retail price of about $13,000, the price point is certainly right. So why isn't the nation… » 7/21/08 9:20am 7/21/08 9:20am

Bad Spray Leaves Tulsan Classic Car Owners Ultramega Un-OK

An undetermined brown-red spray showered a cadre of classic cars at the 35th annual Pontiac Oakland Convention in Tulsa, Oklahoma. They've yet to determine the makeup or the source of the airborne spew, but it damaged most of the 369 vehicles involved in the show. And given that the judging process required at least… » 7/18/07 5:15pm 7/18/07 5:15pm

Winner of Buried Tulsa Belvedere Announced!

Step up, R. E. Humbertson (or his heir; Mr. Humbertson would be 85 if he's still around)- Tulsa has a Belvedere with zero miles for you! Sure, there's a bit of water damage, but we bet the eBay value of the intact parts (there should be something intact) must be worth having. The deal back in '57 was that whoever could … » 6/22/07 8:30pm 6/22/07 8:30pm