Category Archives: destruction

Cast iron frying pan as shotgun target

Gregg brought out some frying pans since he noticed a few viewers requested us to shoot those. We shot two slugs at the pan to see if they were bulletproof. [5:11]

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2017 Chevy Colorado crash tests

The IIHS puts two Colorados to death. Both were GOOD crashes. Small overlap Side t-bone

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Horrific looking crash

Todd Hazelwood escapes unharmed from a frightening collision involving Jonathon Webb during ARMOR ALL Race for the Grid 1 at the 2017 Wilson Security Sandown 500, part of the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship.

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Fire at the track

1320video: When your car BURST into FLAMES halfway through a pass at a drag strip, you want to get out of it as fast as you can! Jake Blain from Blain Brothers Racing fortunately managed to bail out of the … Continue reading

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IIHS rates four small pickups’ crashworthiness

ARLINGTON, Va. — Four out of eight small pickup trucks evaluated by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety earn good ratings for occupant protection in all five IIHS crashworthiness evaluations, but the lack of an automatic emergency braking system and … Continue reading

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The dams busted!

A dam burst in Laos and delivered a massive flash flood downstream. Road grader screws up the escape route.

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Muzzleloader explosion

A mishap with a Remington 700 Ultimate. The bolt is used to load a charging primer to set off the powder, the powder and bullet are loaded through the barrel. Guy got lucky.

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Not for the faint of heart

If you get a squeamish at the sight of blood, there’s none of that in this post. What’s in this post is a broken ankle in progress (à la Joe Theisman’s leg,) and two brief motorcycle crash fatalities. I’ll delete … Continue reading

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Russian dash cam crashes

This shit never gets old. Blyat!

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Blown altered loses traction

John Umlauf Jr. in the ‘Wicked Wedge’ Fuel Altered takes a scary ride during the 52nd Annual Labor Day Classic at MoKan Dragway. John was out and OK. The car got loose after getting oil under the tires and it … Continue reading

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Filling a house with water – fave

Upstairs room gets filled with water. But not for long.

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Barrier crashworthiness

Product ad for Barrier1 Systems. Barrier0 Systems was taken.

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Irma: the aftermath

A small segment of Irma’s destruction. Let us not forget about Harvey as well.

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Noise and smoke down under – fave

It’s all fun and games until someone loses a piston.

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Bug zapper slo-mo

Slow Mo Guys Gav and Dan look (a little too closely) at what happens when a fly hits an electric bug zapper.

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Dyno mishap

Too much nitrous.

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