Category Archives: destruction

The Slinningsbålet bonfire

Midsummer bonfire in Ålesund, Norway. More than 40 meters high – made by young people from the local area. And no weird people like at Burning Man.

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Helicopter crash – fave

While erecting a seven story high structure to be used as a Christmas tree, the helicopter’s rotor struck a cable causing the aircraft to crash to the ground. The pilot was helped from the wreckage. He sustained only minor injuries.

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Engine explosions

Extreme tests find the weakest part. [4:18]

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Dash cam crashes

The Russians have the most dramatic ones. [8:45]

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Cement truck with bad brakes

Taipei, Taiwan: The incident resulted in 4 deaths and 9 injuries. A total of 22 vehicles were affected (13 cars and 9 scooters) before the truck’s momentum was stopped.

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Police chase on the Autobahn

32-year-old Tomasz T. (Poland) tried to run from German police in a stolen Audi A5.

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Vette racer goes airborne

Daniel Pharris driving Andrew Alepa’s beautiful Twin Turbo Corvette -vs- Brandon Pesz during the Radial Revenge event at Tulsa Raceway Park. Driver was out and OK but the car took a brutal hit. It looks like it could have been … Continue reading

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Microwaving a car airbag

The Slow Mo Guys come up with another doozy. [6:57]

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Compilation of stupid BMW drivers

Along with the money to buy a BMW, you also must have to pay with a few IQ points as well. [8:29]

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News from IIHS

ARLINGTON, Va. — The Lincoln Continental, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class and the Toyota Avalon come out at the top of a group of six large cars recently evaluated by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The three cars qualify for TOP … Continue reading

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The wrong liquid in the wrong hole

A lady went into a gas station and asked to buy 5 liters of fluid. Soon after, the lady returned to complain of blue smoke coming out of the exhaust pipe. A mechanic in the shop performed an “autopsy.” The … Continue reading

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The latest round of IIHS crash tests

Four family sized cars are crashed in the small overlap test. 2017 Tesla Model S – Acceptable 2017 Ford Taurus – Acceptable (I beg to differ.) 2017 Lincoln Continental – Good 2017 Chevrolet Impala – Acceptable A lot of money … Continue reading

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Facebook “Meme” shell from hell

Like many things on FB, it looks cool as a photo but in reality, it’s a different story. Sort of like those hot women who turn out to be hairy old men in yoga pants and man-buns who live in … Continue reading

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POV crash cam

Dash cam pointed inward showing the effects of various crashes and also the importance of wearing a seat belt.

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700 rounds causes gun suppressor meltdown

The suppressor used in this video was a Silencerco SWR branded can. We fired 700 rounds in one continuous burst through a full-auto M249 SAW. The can ended up breaking around the 350-400 round mark. The gun itself ran wonderful … Continue reading

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Chinese high rise brought down

From standing tall to rubble in about 13 seconds.

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