There's Been Another Major Tesla Autopilot Failure

The federal safety investigation is more important than ever. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) opened an investigation into Tesla's Autopilot system earlier this month, covering some 765,000 vehicles. That's basically every Tesla Model S, Model X, Model 3, ...

Drunk Driver Parks Lexus RX Too Close To The Edge

The dangers of DUI are once again made clear. They say that man is the most dangerous animal on the face of planet Earth, but there's something even more dangerous; a species that poses the single biggest threat to not ...

Tesla Is Under Serious Pressure

We wouldn't want to be Elon Musk right now. Despite what the name suggests, Tesla’s Full Self-Driving Capability is not a fully self-driving system. We’re still a very long way away from fully autonomous driving tech becoming a reality. Fully ...

Driverless Tesla Crash Victim Was Drunk

The fatal result is not pretty. An equally unusual and tragic crash last April in Texas that claimed two lives has taken an interesting turn during the investigation. Two men, aged 59 and 69, decided to take a 2019 Tesla ...

Watch A Tesla Model Y Driver Crash Into A Building At High Speed

Full Self-Driving is not the culprit. This week, Tesla drivers are back in the news, following an unfortunate meeting between a Model Y and a building. The unknown driver was demonstrating the straight-line speed most EVs are known for. As ...

Driver Thrown From Ford Mustang Before It Explodes Upon Impact With Tree

This was a lucky escape. Some people get lucky and win the lottery. Other people are lucky in different ways, like getting flung out of a car after colliding with a sign at the side of the road. Most of ...

Watch And Cry As This Tail-Heavy Corvette Z06 Tips Off Lift

This is why you should strap a car down before lifting it. Have you ever had a bad day at work? Of course you have. Even the coolest jobs have sucky days, like when we have to leave the test ...

Watch A $6 Million Bugatti Divo Reverse Into A Mercedes

Even minor damage isn't cheap to repair when your car costs seven figures. Now that every Bugatti Divo has been delivered, we're starting to see videos and photos of customer examples. As one owner found out, driving a Bugatti on ...

Watch A Tesla Model 3 Drive Into A Ditch

Splish splash, your EV is now trash. Another day, another Tesla crash. The world's leading manufacturer of EV cars has become synonymous with bizarre car accidents and is currently under investigation by numerous road safety agencies across the globe. Many ...

Storm Ida Destroys 10-Day-Old BMW M3

The M3 was destroyed just ten days after being delivered. The all-new BMW M3 and M4 have been on sale for several months now. While the design direction of BMW's performance machines cars has been widely panned, the driving experience ...

BMW Driver Humiliated After Totaling M4 Competition

This is how not to drift. BMW's new M4 Coupe is a sensational car, especially in Competition guise. It offers an exceptional balance between mind-bending performance and daily usability. It's also quite good at drifting if you happen to know ...

McLaren Wins First Grand Prix Since 2012

Grab a shoe and celebrate. Two names are synonymous with F1: Ferrari and McLaren. These two brands are the oldest in the current line-up, making their mediocre performance over the last decade such a bitter pill to swallow. Ferrari scored ...

40 Cars Destroyed In Auction Lot Inferno

It took firefighters nearly two hours to get the blaze under control. A fire that started outside a car lot in Indianapolis has destroyed around 40 cars that were due to be sold at a salvage auction. The devastating fire ...

Watch A Tesla Model Y Crush The BMW M4 In A Moose Test

You'd never know the electric crossover was a heavyweight. Manufacturers spend millions of dollars testing and refining the handling characteristics of their cars, so it's always interesting to see how production cars perform under independent testing, where the results and ...

Watch A Tesla Owner Save Driver From Burning BMW X1 Before It Explodes

Talk about a lucky escape. Contrary to what the mainstream media likes to tell you, it isn't just Teslas that spontaneously catch on fire. Video footage captured by a Tesla Model Y dashcam and shared by Wham Baam Teslacam shows ...

First Rivian R1T Crash Involved Parked Mercedes-Benz S-Class

The first production trucks only left the assembly line a week ago. Well, that didn’t take too long, did it? It was just a few days ago that the first production examples of the Rivian R1T electric pickup truck began ...

Volkswagen ID.4 Safer To Crash Than Ford Mustang Mach-E

Watch the electric VW get destroyed in crash tests. Being Volkswagen's first electric crossover, the ID.4 is an important model, particularly in the US market. Luckily, it's off to a strong start. Not only did it outsell the Ford Mustang ...

Driver Survives After Ford Bronco Sport Rolls 400 Feet Down Mountain

The driver survived but suffered serious injuries. Having earned a rare Top Safety Pick Plus award by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety during crash testing, the Ford Bronco Sport is one of the safest small SUVs on sale today. ...

Police Sue Tesla For Autopilot Accident

But the fault doesn't really lie with Tesla. Tesla crashes are a regular occurrence, and it has long been established that the cause (in most cases) is not a bad bit of software coding but rather the inability of the ...

UPDATE: Lamborghini Aventador Crash Saga Has A Plot Twist

The Lambo driver might have been wrong after all. Before this article starts, we must warn you that it contains a video using an impressive selection of crude words. George Carlin would have been proud. Then again, you'd expect some ...

Car Thieves Escape With $330,000 Of High-Performance Dodges

But sold the stolen Durango Hellcat for $5,000. A Dodge dealership in the Highland Township in Michigan was ransacked on 29 September. The car thieves got away with four high-end Dodges, including a 2021 Durango Hellcat, Durango GT, Ram TRX, ...

Tesla Model 3 Owner Crashes Car To Stop Kidnapping

Not all heroes wear capes. Some drive Teslas. Although Tesla often gets itself in the news for the strange comments of its CEO or the failure of some of its semi-autonomous driving systems to work as expected, Tesla drivers make ...

Watch A Tesla And Silverado Crash In Spectacular Fashion

Millions of simulations pays off. We talk a lot about Tesla’s crashing, mostly having to do with its full self-driving/autopilot features, although once in a while someone uses it to stop a crime, but we can’t deny that Elon Musk’s ...

Watch And Cry As Bugatti Veyron Reverses Into Lamborghini Aventador

Proving once again that money can't buy reversing skills. Here we have another example of one universal, inescapable truth. A person’s driving talent does not increase in relation to the size of their wallet. In short, the fact that you ...

Watch The Quickest Crash In Nurburgring History

It took just a few seconds for this driver to crash their Mercedes-AMG at the Nurburgring. Germany's Nurburgring has a reputation for being one of the most dangerous race tracks in the world. Since it's open to the public, many ...

Driver Assistance Systems Defeated By Rain

The AAA says rain has a negative effect on automatic braking and lane-keep assist. The American Automobile Association (AAA) recently conducted a new study to see how advanced safety features perform in bad weather. To test their performance, the AAA ...

Official: America's Favorite Truck Is Also The Safest

The Blue Oval has the safety bragging rights. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) performs the most stringent crash tests in the country, so achieving a good score there is a pretty noteworthy achievement. Because of the thorough evaluation ...

SUV Drivers Block Highway For Crazy Donut Fun And Almost Kill A Biker

This is why gearheads get such a bad rap. It's no secret that illegal street racing is alive and well in the US. In fact, it's booming, and to many law-abiding citizens, it seems as if things are getting out ...

The Feds Are Picking On Tesla, Again!

Apparently Tesla can't even handle a recall right. Tesla has faced a lot of scrutiny over its Autopilot system, but now the automaker is under formal investigation. Following a spate of crashes involving Teslas crashing into emergency vehicles, the National ...

13 Vital Car Safety Features That Need To Be Made Standard

The NHTSA is way behind schedule with standardizing safety features. Associated Press (AP) recently conducted an in-depth investigation into the rear seat belt reminder issue. This problem has been ongoing for a few years, but it was brought into the ...

Porsche 962C Worth $1.2 Million Destroyed In Huge Crash

This won't be easy to fix. Porsche recently spent a year and a half restoring a classic 1987 Porsche 962C race car to its former glory. Coincidentally, there’s another 962C that urgently needs repairing. Footage shared by Auto Addiction from ...

Government Decrypts Tesla Driving Data

Tesla's hiding something. Autonomous cars are a hot topic at the moment, and many major manufacturers are making big strides in the quest for self-driving vehicles. One of the biggest contenders has to be Tesla, the world's leading EV manufacturer. ...

Lamborghini Huracan Drowns In Lake After Driver Mistakes Gas For Brake

It took three hours to rescue the Lamborghini Huracan from the lake. Remember when James Bond deliberately drove a Lotus Esprit into the sea in The Spy Who Loved Me and the car transformed into an underwater submarine? Someone seemingly ...

Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo Sucks At Moose Test

The Taycan sedan performed a lot better than its wagon counterpart. The infamous moose test is conducted all over the world by various organizations and publications. The rules are the same for each car, and only the width of the ...

A Smartphone Could Save Your Life In The Event Of A Crash

Now that's a truly smart phone. Do you care about the fact that the Ford F-150 is officially one of the safest vehicles in the country? If safety is a major concern, read on to see how something other than ...

The Secret To Preventing EV Fires Is Shockingly Simple

This new material can even handle lava. The ongoing Chevy Bolt fire recall highlighted one of the main concerns about the inevitable all-electric future. The Detroit Free Press recently dug a little deeper into the issue, and there may be ...

The Feds Are Still Demanding Answers From Tesla

Will the company comply? Despite Tesla's long list of successes, the carmaker has suffered plenty of controversies. Following several incidents, the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) opened an investigation into the Autopilot driver-assist system. There's clearly a problem with ...

Somebody Has Already Crashed A Maserati Grecale SUV

The new luxury SUV hasn't even been revealed yet! Italian automaker Maserati has been teasing fans with its luxury compact crossover SUV, the Grecale, for months. Thanks to leaked images and spy shots we've come to get a good idea ...

Mazda CX-5 Dominates America's Toughest Crash Test

19 other SUVs struggled with the stricter test. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is notoriously strict when it comes to crash safety. That's why it's high praise for Mazda that the authority has declared the Mazda CX-5 as ...

McLaren Artura Destroyed In Head-On Crash With BMW

That didn't take long. Customer deliveries for the Mclaren Artura have barely begun after it debuted earlier this year, but the first reported crash involving the hybrid supercar has already happened. Photos shared online show the aftermath of a nasty ...