Luckiest Man In Russia Launched Unscathed From Insane Truck Crash

This video from reddit is the most insane crash I've ever seen. The driver of one truck was utterly bulldozed by a huge semi and just popped out the windshield of his truck, completely unscathed. Is he just lucky, or is he part cat? » 9/24/12 3:00pm 9/24/12 3:00pm

40 Burly Antique Trucks Will Convoy 2,000 Miles To Celebrate Historic…

For the most part, Route 66 has been replaced by long, uninterrupted stretches of four-lane interstate. But that hasn't stopped the American Truck Historical Society from gathering about 40 classic trucks together to follow the classic 2,000-plus mile route from Chicago to San Bernardino. » 9/12/12 4:40pm 9/12/12 4:40pm

Watch A Chinese Motorist Escape Death By Driving Under An 18-Wheeler

When a tractor trailer driver lost control in an underwater tunnel in China, it swerved into the other lane, leaving the driver of the car behind with few options. But the motorist, miraculously, made the right moves and survived the crash. » 7/16/12 1:40pm 7/16/12 1:40pm

How To Move An 803,000 lb Generator 170 Miles

Hey, Appalachian motorists? If you spot a 1,000ft convoy with a spectacular 225 foot, 56-axle, two semi-tractor rig at the center, it's moving a gigantic 400 ton steam turbine from Tennessee to Virginia at 8 MPH. » 6/23/10 2:00pm 6/23/10 2:00pm

Rollover Truck Crash Turns Into Runaway Truck Crash

This video hails from Chile and shows, in order, a front-end loader uprighting a rolled a semi, the truck automagically taking off, the cameraman running away like a maniac and the truck crashing down the hill. Bad day. [LiveLeak] » 1/29/10 2:30pm 1/29/10 2:30pm

Truck Tail Improves Fuel Economy 7.5%

Dutch scientists have demonstrated how this aero tail, attached to the backside of tractor trailers, reduces fuel consumption by 7.5%. The device folds back to allow for loading and unloading, but it'd probably get bashed anyways. [ScienceDaily] » 11/09/09 5:15pm 11/09/09 5:15pm

Dutchman Flips Tractor Trailer While Masturbating, Doesn't Stop

A high-on-drugs Dutch trucker en route to Gothenburg, Sweden, was masturbating while driving and lost control, flipping the truck and blocking multiple lanes of traffic. While in the wreckage, he kept masturbating. Under police interrogation, he kept masturbating. That's determination. » 9/24/09 3:30pm 9/24/09 3:30pm

Attempted Murderer Attempts Escape In Semi, Fails Again

Vernon Jones had managed to elude a warrant for attempted murder for 15 years until his delivery route brought him back through Maryland. You can guess what happened next. » 12/16/08 12:00pm 12/16/08 12:00pm

Jackknifed Truck Spills Load Of Jello, Billy Cosby Sheds Lone Tear

When first responders made it to the scene of a flipped truck in St. John's County, Florida, they probably thought the worst. The interstate was covered with blood, gelatinous blood. Oh, the humanity! Wait. Blood isn't usually gelatinous. It's Jello. And not just any Jello, that's a truckload of strawberry snack… » 4/24/08 2:20pm 4/24/08 2:20pm

"Rock Bottom" Is Biggest Hot Rod At Autorama

We're not quite sure how to size this 1995 Peterbuilt up as a hot rod. It was fabricated for something call the "Big-Rig Build-Off" and it certainly lives up to it's name "Rock Bottom". How many of those Crosley Davidsons do you thing could fit on that massive deck? No wonder the world chromium supplies are so… » 3/10/08 6:00pm 3/10/08 6:00pm