There Were 108 Car Crashes In Austin Last Night

Was it snowy or icy in your part of the country this week? It very well might have been, but I guarantee you it never got as bad as what Austin, Texas is going through. That's because when there's snow or ice in Austin it's THE END OF THE GODDAMN WORLD. » 1/24/14 10:00am 1/24/14 10:00am

Watch This Heart-Stopping Rescue Of A Snowmobiler Buried By Avalanche

Here's the scene. A few snowmobilers out enjoying a weekend trip on the side of a mountain. One rider falls. Another rider drives above him and triggers an avalanche, quickly consuming the man. And then the rescue begins. Movie? No, real life — and it's one of the most heart-stopping videos I've ever seen. » 1/24/12 1:30pm 1/24/12 1:30pm

And This Winter's Worst Driver Is... [UPDATE]

With a few months of winter still yet to come I can definitely say that no one is going to top this horrible driver in a Kia. Nice try Utah drivers. Good effort Seattle commuters. You simply can't top a woman driving at highway speeds in the median while trying to signal into oncoming traffic. UPDATE! » 1/24/12 10:30am 1/24/12 10:30am

Snow Turns Utah Drivers Into Morons Too

A little snow (and probably some ice) in Bountiful, Utah created a bountiful mess for tow truck drivers over the weekend. If you thought Seattle drivers were bad, skip to about 3:08 and watch what happens when overconfident drivers hit the snow. » 1/23/12 10:30am 1/23/12 10:30am

Two Inches Of Snow Turns Seattle Supercar Drivers Into Morons Too

We already know two inches of snow is a lot for Seattle. Now, thanks to a Jalopnik reader, watch a pair of less-than-smart supercar drivers try taking an Audi R8 and a Nissan GT-R out for a drive in the Seattle "snowpocalypse." Because apparently, in Seattle, size doesn't matter. » 1/21/12 12:00pm 1/21/12 12:00pm

A snapshot of a city shut down by ice

Houstonians expected to wake up this morning to a dreamy city frosted with snow. Instead they found an icy nightmare. More than 100 crashes in four hours encouraged the city to shut down most major interstates. This mosaic of the region from the city's Transtar traffic cameras shows roads normally swelling with traffic … » 2/04/11 2:00pm 2/04/11 2:00pm

How Chicago's using the web to reunite 519 Snowpocalypse-stuck cars…

A day after a blizzard stranded motorists for up to nine hours, creating the amazing post-Apocalyptic shots we saw yesterday, Chicago was left with 519 vehicles abandoned along Lake Shore Drive. Today, they're being reunited with owners. Here's how. » 2/03/11 10:30am 2/03/11 10:30am