Tag Archives: Crash

Three DTM Pit Lane Crashes In A Row Is One Of The Most Absurd Things You’ll See

There are trick racing videos that leave you deeply satisfied at the end, like where a car fits neatly into a close gap, or pulls off a ludicrously fast, well-choreographed pit stop. This clip of Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters at the Hungaroring is the exact opposite of that. This one left me confused and angry at how…

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Superbike Rider Dan Kneen Dies In Isle Of Man Practice Crash, Another Rider Injured

Tyco BMW Superbike rider Dan Kneen died in a crash during Wednesday evening’s practice session for the Isle of Man Tourist Trophy, reports Autosport. Kneen was 30 years old, a local to the Isle of Man and had been racing in Isle of Man events since 2008.

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Rallycross Driver Finishes Second After Driving Most Of A Race With His Hood Up

Dirt-happy racers love to use the phrase “press on regardless,” but the inaugural Americas Rallycross event whipped out an epic display of that mantra in practice thanks to Timo Scheider. Scheider’s hood flopped up and blocked most of his windshield during most of one race, but did that stop him? Nah.

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This UTV Jump Fails So Hard It Wins

Just look at this incredible almost-jump. This UTV rider definitely had a landing, but I’m not sure it’s the landing he wanted.

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Leading Porsche Eats The Wall And We’re Not Even Halfway Done With The Nürburgring 24

This year’s Nürburgring 24 Hours was looking like an easy home race for Manthey Racing, with two Porsche 911 GT3 Rs in first and second place mere moments before. Their shop’s just down the road, man. They’ll do fine! Sadly, their No. 911 Porsche driver Romain Dumas just crashed at Pflanzgarten with just under 14…

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Absurdly Close Call Sends Rally Car Flying Over A Spectator’s Tent

It’s never a good sign when the World Rally Championship feed cuts abruptly to the map after an off, but that’s what happened when then-WRC2 leader Kalle Rovanpera went off on Stage 17 of Rally Argentina today. Fortunately, no one was hurt despite the fact that Rovanpera’s Skoda flipped right over a fan’s tent.

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Race Car Unbelievably Flips Over A 22-Foot-Tall Catch Fence

For the first time ever at Perris Auto Speedway, a race car flipped up and over its catch fence. Austin Williams’ sprint car slid sideways into a bump that sent him spinning over 22 feet in the air. Miraculously, the driver was okay and able to get out of the car under his own power.

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Massive IndyCar Crash Pushes Newgarden Head First Into Barrier At Texas


Massive IndyCar Crash Pushes Newgarden Head First Into Barrier At Texas
GIF via NBCSN

At today’s IndyCar race at Texas Motor Speedway, Conor Daly’s car got loose and snapped into Josef Newgarden’s car when he tried to correct it, catching Newgarden’s car and pushing it into the SAFER barrier, top-side-first. Newgarden’s roll hoop punched a hole in the SAFER barrier on impact.

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What A Race Car Crash Does To Your Brain

Few things are more dangerous in racing than your car dying on track in the middle of a turn. You’re probably going to get hit unless the car starts right back up. It’s just a matter of when and how hard. I took a hard hit in February and then spent three hellish months recovering from a concussion.

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Stadium Super Trucks Driver Lost His Jaw In Massive Crash

Stadium Super Trucks driver Matt Mingay underwent surgery to insert a prosthetic chin earlier this week, per the latest report from the driver’s Facebook page. A crash at Detroit’s Belle Isle street circuit peeled open the top of his truck, leaving Mingay with severe facial injuries.

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