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Ken Gushi Won Round 7 of Formula Drift in Utah, It's His Third Victory in Almost 20 Years
Ken Gushi Won Round 7 of Formula Drift in Utah, It's His Third Victory in Almost 20 Years

18 Sep 2022, 11:55 UTC / The seventh round of the 2022 Formula Drift Pro season is over! And we're now one step closer to finding out who this year's champion will be!

 
Formula Drift Utah Day 1 Results Are In, Prospec Champion To Be Crowned Soon
Formula Drift Utah Day 1 Results Are In, Prospec Champion To Be Crowned Soon

16 Sep 2022, 17:52 UTC / The final round of the Formula Drift Prospec season is on this weekend in Grantsville, Utah! And we'll know who the 2022 champion is in less than 12 hours!

 
Family of Five Crashes Tesla Model X on Bonneville Salt Flats, Everyone Walks Away
Family of Five Crashes Tesla Model X on Bonneville Salt Flats, Everyone Walks Away

6 Sep 2022, 09:21 UTC / A family of five escaped with minor injuries after their Tesla Model X crashed at night on the Bonneville Salt Flats at 100 mph, prompting a lot of questions

 
Unlucky Drivers Find Out that a 30-Minute Rain Can Mess Up the Bonneville Salt Flats
Unlucky Drivers Find Out that a 30-Minute Rain Can Mess Up the Bonneville Salt Flats

9 Aug 2022, 18:08 UTC / Some people knew it was going to rain, others had to find out on their own. Here’s how things went at one of the most famous places in America

 
Salt Lake City Lowers the Speed Limit by Another 5 Mph, Some Residents Are Not Happy
Salt Lake City Lowers the Speed Limit by Another 5 Mph, Some Residents Are Not Happy

31 Jul 2022, 20:27 UTC / Things are changing for Americans who drive in Salt Lake City. You must now be extra careful when pressing the throttle! Here’s why

 
NHTSA Will Investigate Tesla Crash That Killed Motorcyclist in Draper, Utah
NHTSA Will Investigate Tesla Crash That Killed Motorcyclist in Draper, Utah

27 Jul 2022, 11:20 UTC / Landon Embry was 34 years old. The Utah Highway Patrol (UHP) is still trying to have access to the videos the Model 3 that hit him recorded.

 
Autopilot Is Confirmed to Be Involved With Another Death: a Motorcyclist in Utah
Autopilot Is Confirmed to Be Involved With Another Death: a Motorcyclist in Utah

25 Jul 2022, 22:14 UTC / Although the police stressed that the driver should be paying attention to the road, automatic emergency braking could have prevented the crash.

 
Claiming a Car in Texas and Utah Is Difficult, Might Be Worth It
Claiming a Car in Texas and Utah Is Difficult, Might Be Worth It

19 Oct 2021, 12:55 UTC / Texas and Utah laws are not so kind with those who claim abandoned vehicles, and also not with those who left those junks behind

 
Record-Breaking SSC Tuatara Wrecked After Carrier Is Flipped by High Winds
Record-Breaking SSC Tuatara Wrecked After Carrier Is Flipped by High Winds

8 May 2021, 04:56 UTC / The only completed example of the SSC Tuatara, which was used to set a new world record, has been damaged in a freak accident

 
TFL's Undisputed Off-Road SUV vs. Truck Battle Gets Kind of Settled in Moab
TFL's Undisputed Off-Road SUV vs. Truck Battle Gets Kind of Settled in Moab

15 Mar 2021, 09:09 UTC / Actually, it's a bit like a boxing match in between the SUVs and trucks, with a two-to-one call after the second part of the competition in Moab, Utah

 
Easter Jeep Safari Inches Closer, Here's a Sneak Peek of the Wrangler Magneto
Easter Jeep Safari Inches Closer, Here's a Sneak Peek of the Wrangler Magneto

10 Mar 2021, 08:03 UTC / As always, the U.S. automaker will delight its fans with a host of Jeep Concept vehicles; we get a teaser for a couple of them along with one name

 
Utah Monolith Serves as a Charging Station for the 2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe
Utah Monolith Serves as a Charging Station for the 2021 Jeep Wrangler 4xe

4 Dec 2020, 19:47 UTC / Whoever came up with this rendering and copy, Jeep would better give him or her a bonus for this post's engagement on social media

 
Thieves of Utah Monolith Identify Themselves, and They’re Not Alien
Thieves of Utah Monolith Identify Themselves, and They’re Not Alien

2 Dec 2020, 05:40 UTC / One part of the mystery is solved: base jumper and slackliner says mission to remove the aluminum monolith was a must due to the damage done to the landscape

 
Aliens Are Dropping Clues: Second Monolith Pops Up (and Disappears) in Romania
Aliens Are Dropping Clues: Second Monolith Pops Up (and Disappears) in Romania

1 Dec 2020, 04:42 UTC / This time, the aliens were on a budget: the second mysterious construction was less polished and clearly just planted into the ground; it was gone in four days

 
Aliens Took Back Their Monolith: Utah Mystery Structure Has Been Removed
Aliens Took Back Their Monolith: Utah Mystery Structure Has Been Removed

29 Nov 2020, 06:37 UTC / An aluminum monolith was discovered in the Utah red mountains earlier this month by accident, despite being there for 5 years. Someone stole it last night

 
Turns Out Aliens Didn’t Plant That Monolith in the Utah Mountains
Turns Out Aliens Didn’t Plant That Monolith in the Utah Mountains

28 Nov 2020, 07:31 UTC / Former U.S. Army infantry officer David Surber was the first to arrive to the secret location where the monolith is planted, hoping it was “otherworldly”

 
Did Aliens Plant This Monolith in a Remote Area of Utah Or Is It Art?
Did Aliens Plant This Monolith in a Remote Area of Utah Or Is It Art?

24 Nov 2020, 10:32 UTC / Helicopter pilot for Utah Department of Public Safety jokes that the monolith deeply planted in the ground is either alien work or new wave art

 
5YO Boy Who Stole Parents’ SUV Gets Actual Ride in a Lamborghini Huracan
5YO Boy Who Stole Parents’ SUV Gets Actual Ride in a Lamborghini Huracan

7 May 2020, 03:28 UTC / Lambo owner drives up to kid’s home and offers his ride: not as a reward for a bad deed but to let him know that it’s ok to pursue your dreams, he says

 
Drunk Driver Calls 911 to Report Drunk Driver, Actually Reports Herself
Drunk Driver Calls 911 to Report Drunk Driver, Actually Reports Herself

6 Sep 2019, 15:38 UTC / Utah woman gave police quite the trouble when she called in to report a drunk driver, which was actually herself – but she probably didn’t know that

 
Gorgeous Utah Woman Tries to Pass for Her Daughter During Traffic Stop, Fails
Gorgeous Utah Woman Tries to Pass for Her Daughter During Traffic Stop, Fails

3 Sep 2019, 16:38 UTC / Heather Garcia was wanted on outstanding warrants, thought she could outsmart the cops by pretending to her be own daughter. She is back in jail