Chevy Tahoe Messes With Texas Mini Cooper, Pays Price



Some SUV buyers tend to feel that they're captaining the dreadnoughts of the road, impervious to all harm and thus free to futz with cupholders and electronic gadgetry rather than pay attention to traffic signals. In this incident in Texas- which, fortunately, did not result in any major injuries- a Chevy Tahoe… » 11/24/08 5:30pm 11/24/08 5:30pm

Million-Dollar Porsche Gemballa Mirage GT Smacked Around At Track Day

This Gemballa-modded Porsche » 10/27/08 9:00am 10/27/08 9:00am is worth about $1 million — or was, before the owner smashed it up during a club event at the Circuit Paul Ricard in France. We hope the owner of this wrecked read our post about changes before he hit the asphalt. Fortunately he was unharmed, and the report even states he was joking…

Monorail KTM X-Bow Is Inefficient Means of Public Transportation

The KTM X-Bow » 9/29/08 5:00pm 9/29/08 5:00pm is just beginning to reach customers in Europe and, predictably, one of the first has already gone and crashed it. According to , the driver “skidded on two wheels” before mounting a crash barrier at the Nurburgring. Well, if you’re going to total your $70,000, 237 HP Austrian trackday special, we can…

Lamborghini Murcielago In Deadly Accident On California's 101,…

Early this morning, a green Lamborghini Murcielago was completely destroyed in a deadly accident on California's 101 freeway in Woodland Hills. The car was spotted just before the incident allegedly undertaking in some very noteworthy speeding suspected to have resulted in the car punching through a guardrail and… » 8/30/08 11:28pm 8/30/08 11:28pm

Bentley Continental GT Crashes In Russian Countryside

We're not sure exactly what series of events led to the remains of the Bentley Continental GT you see here, but it was probably the most excitement this piece of prime real estate in Krasnoyarsk, Russia has ever seen. We sometimes shed a tear when we see a mangled supercar, but for this Continential, not so much.… » 8/22/08 5:00pm 8/22/08 5:00pm

This Lamborghini Murcielago LP640 Is The Most Expensive Crash Ever...…

Indian Autos Blog, the lovers of all things automotive on the subcontinent, claim the smash-up of this Lamborghini Murcielago LP640 was the most expensive car crash in India's history. Whether or not that's true isn't really clear, but we're more interested in determining the "why." Perhaps the driver was just trying… » 8/11/08 12:00pm 8/11/08 12:00pm

Five Supercars Worth $1.4 Million Allegedly Trashed By Drunken Brit…

According to The Sun an unruly group of UK wedding guests spent this past weekend destroying five rented supercars valued at over $1.4 million. The carnage includes a Bentley Continental GT, a Ferrari F430 and three Lamborghini Gallardo Spyders. Although the details are still rather sketchy, here's what we've… » 8/01/08 11:00am 8/01/08 11:00am

Yes, But Can We Get it In "P***y Magnet" Yellow?

This shirt — emblazoned with the words "Hogan Can't Drift" basically says it all about everyone's favorite p***y-magnet boy-racing pro-wrestler spawn. The bigger question is, "what's that car the 'model' is leaning against?" JDM RX-7? MR2? You tell us. All we know is if we still had a Gawker t-shirt store this totally » 6/10/08 2:20pm 6/10/08 2:20pm

Aussie Son Crashes Daddy's Ferrari 360CS

It's happened time and time again, and it will continue to happen until the end of days. A jumpy teenager has a crazy idea, perhaps induced by peer-pressure, to sneak the old man's car out for a late night joyride. As Jalops, we've likely all put ourselves in such a situation. In retrospect, we're able to look back at… » 5/05/08 9:20am 5/05/08 9:20am