Category Archives: destruction

Lost Silverado

Truck slid down the ramp on the slime at 5th St. boat ramp in Lakeport, CA.

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Lightning strikes

Powerful and unpredictable. [6:24]

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Corn bin collapse

A small silo for storing corn buckles and then collapses in Southern Indiana. Mysterious fireball.

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Cranes fall

Crane takes on a weigh that the cables can’t hold. No background story on this one.

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I-90 rock blasting – fave

A montage of the work that happened on I-90 over Snoqualmie Pass in Washington State back in 2013.

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Smart vs. S-Class

Mercedes crashes two of their cars into each other. It’s more about the Smart rather than the dead crash test dummy corpses in the S-Class.

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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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