Category Archives: automotive

Richard Hammond’s crash

Former Top Gear presenter Richard Hammond was airlifted to a hospital in Switzerland on Saturday with minor injuries following a dramatic car crash while filming for his new show. Richard comments from his hospital bed

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Ford Flathead V8 engine rebuild time lapse

Six days. More than 40,000 photos. One fully rebuilt Ford Flathead V8. All boiled down to an intense 6-minute video. [6:24]

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’63 Corvette Stingray – resurrected

Arguably the best designed American sports car of its time. Check it out again for the first time. Hit it.

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Isle of Man TT – best moments

It takes a special king of rider to compete in this insane race. [5:33]

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Michelin airless tires

Michelin compars its tweel against a couple of other tires on skid-steer excavators.

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Unexpected wheelie

A killer race from the ‘Horsepower For Hope’ event at Bonne Terre Dragstrip in Eastern Missouri. Perfect example of how a wheelie, while it’s a great crowd pleaser, makes for an imperfect run.

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Polaris RZR jumps 198 ft.

One RZR, and what looks like several hundred cameras.

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Retro NASCAR-Inspired 1960 Ford Starliner

House of Muscle Owning a business that’s located at Sonoma Raceway in Northern California does have its benefits. Aside from having access to some of the greatest race cars ever created, being surrounded by speed is also a fantastic source … Continue reading

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Porsche 911 vs. Tiger Eurocopter

The Porsche 911 Turbo S Type 991, 6-cylinder engine, 560 horsepower for 1,600 kg (3,500 lbs.,) versus the Tiger helicopter, 4,450 horsepower for 3,300 kg (7,300 lbs.) The entire video is in French. You have the option of starting it … Continue reading

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Toyota crash dummy has to find a new job

Toyota demonstrates their “Safety Sense” using a dummy as a spokesperson.

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Loud blower whine

Jason Lansdown’s 383ci SBC powered 1957 Chevy Pro Mod at Ozark Raceway Park in Southwest Missouri. We asked once why it whined so loud and he just smiled.

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The Giant Blower – fave

We dug into the Urban Hillbilly Videos vault to get the original footage of one of the most bootlegged drag videos of all time. This footage originally featured on our Carnage Fest Vol. 1 DVD back around 2006. Mikey ‘Pup’ … Continue reading

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4-wide jets

Two pairs (4) of jet dragsters go through the staging choreography and then blast down the strip at the Z Max Dragway.

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Indy crash

In case you were under a rock all weekend, here’s that crash between Scott Dixon and Jay Howard. Here’s the onboard camera view of the crash.

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Wooden V16 rat rod

It’s a lot to take in when you see a stretched Diesel Rat-Rod towing a wooden, twin-engine Rat-Rod and a wooden dragster Rat-Rod on stretched trailer. [5:33]

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Saudi real life thrill show

They all know it in the middle east: the Saudis are crazy.

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