Walking around New York City, I can’t tell you how many times I’ve seen drivers, motorcyclists, bicyclists and pedestrians engrossed in their phones with naught a care in the world as to what may lay in their path. If they’re lucky, they make it through the day unscathed. If they’re like this scooter rider in China,…
It must be incredibly confusing to wake up in the middle of the night to a loud bang only to rush outside and see the damn Earth swallowing your car in your own driveway.
Whoops. This parked minivan may look like it’s on an unexpected adventure to the Land of the Lost, but it unfortunately wasn’t actually going on a fun romp with dinosaurs. It was being consumed by a giant sinkhole in China.
How bad were the recent storms in Southern California? Ask the owners of the cars that fell into sinkholes—including a fire truck—as rain pummeled the area’s roadways over the past few days.
A sinkhole about the diameter of a street opened up in San Antonio last night, swallowing two cars. Emergency vehicles are currently trying to get the cars out of the hole.
Looks like that 100-foot sinkhole that sucked down an entire intersection of city street in Fukuoka, Japan last week is already repaved and ready to be driven on. Those people must really have their shit together, because if this happened in Los Angeles someone would have strung up a rope and a warning sign and called…
A gigantic sinkhole ate an entire intersection in Fukuoka, Japan yesterday morning, and one particularly worried dude in a nearby office building got the collapse on camera. Things are going great everywhere!
Downtown Ottawa is the latest city to remove cars from its streets. Actually it’s just a single minivan. That got sucked into the bowels of the Earth.
Being a traffic cop on a busy street in a densely-traffic’d Chinese city seems like a difficult job, but this guy is a joy to watch, because he’s an absolute pro. Officer Eagle-Eye spots a suspicious crack in the road, minutes before that humble crack grows up into a terrifying sinkhole.
You’re a careful driver, right? I mean, you look where you want to go, you keep your hands on the wheel, you don’t text, all that good stuff, and that’s why you’re so safe. I get it. Now, tell me, Captain Safe, what do you do when the earth opens up under your car, like it did for this Peruvian family?
A Cadillac DTS on three-spoke rims was sadly destroyed over the weekend, swallowed up with over a dozen other cars in a Mississippi IHOP parking lot.
[GM said they will get her back, and some four months and 1,200 man-hours later, here is the result! Photo credit: GM]
This white C4 Chevrolet Corvette left the Bowling Green assembly line in 1992 and fell into the sinkhole at the Corvette Museum last year along with eight other rare Corvettes. Now the General Motors Design Center is working hard to return her to prime condition.
Tomorrow marks exactly one year since a sinkhole opened up underneath the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky, swallowing eight rare and unusual Corvettes like in some tragic Greek mythology story except with Corvettes. But time marches on, and today, the sinkhole is no more.
One human made a strong challenge for the World's Least Attentive Driver award today, slowly but surely plowing into a sinkhole in the middle of an intersection.
The 2009 Corvette ZR1 was the first car recovered from the massive 30-foot-deep sinkhole at the Corvette Museum and also the first car restored for SEMA.
In Volgogradskaya, Russia you don't get to fill potholes in the road... road pothole fills you. By which I mean, the asphalt unexpectedly gives way and swallows half of a concrete truck before the driver can put it in park.
When last we heard about the sinkhole that engulfed part of the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, Kentucky, museum officials decided to keep it open as a tourist attraction. Today, however, they changed their minds, and the sinkhole will be no more.
The Corvette Museum sinkhole may be one of our nation's greatest tragedies, but it's had a strange unintended side effect: attendance and sinkhole-related merchandise sales at the Bowling Green, Kentucky museum have risen sharply. As such, the museum's board has decided to keep it around.
Real talk: Sometimes the streets in Russia try to eat cars. It happens.