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Ford Badly Compares the 2021 Bronco Sport Against the 2021 Honda CR-V
Ford Badly Compares the 2021 Bronco Sport Against the 2021 Honda CR-V

30 Mar 2021, 18:58 UTC / Instead of keeping its mouth shut, Ford makes a fool of itself by comparing the Bronco Sport with a crossover it doesn't directly compete with

 
Dump Truck vs. Electricity Pole vs. Panicked Driver Stirs Up the Old Pot
Dump Truck vs. Electricity Pole vs. Panicked Driver Stirs Up the Old Pot

30 Mar 2021, 07:26 UTC / Video shot on a narrow road in Canada goes viral, has people taking sides: truck driver takes out pole and drags it on the road, panicked driver amps the drama

 
Bent, Janky Ford F-150 Camper Has Been Defying Physics for Years in Florida
Bent, Janky Ford F-150 Camper Has Been Defying Physics for Years in Florida

28 Mar 2021, 07:52 UTC / New photo of old, ridiculous camper goes viral, leads to severe head-scratching: someone put a camper on a short-bed F-150, secured it with ties

 
Brand New Bentley Flying Spur Attracts Thief With Good Taste, Very Little Skill
Brand New Bentley Flying Spur Attracts Thief With Good Taste, Very Little Skill

27 Mar 2021, 06:39 UTC / Bentley thief takes the keys first, returns for the car the next day and almost gets away with it. He was easily identified because he didn’t wear his mask

 
Here’s a Toyota Running Away From the Driver When Exiting the Parking Lot
Here’s a Toyota Running Away From the Driver When Exiting the Parking Lot

26 Mar 2021, 15:00 UTC / Toyotas are known to be reliable, quality, and affordable cars; every once in a while, one will attempt to break free from its rightful owner

 
Flat-Towed 2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Destroys Itself, Needs $35,000 in Repairs
Flat-Towed 2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Destroys Itself, Needs $35,000 in Repairs

19 Mar 2021, 16:06 UTC / On this episode of Towing Fails, a Wrangler Rubicon with less than 10,000 miles on the clock has utterly destroyed its powertrain and drivetrain

 
Most Thrilling Police Car-Chase Involves a Forklift and Hilarious Ending
Most Thrilling Police Car-Chase Involves a Forklift and Hilarious Ending

15 Mar 2021, 10:39 UTC / No fewer than five patrol cars from the San Diego Police Department were deployed, and then a bystander simply reached out and pulled the keys from the ignition

 
Taking the Robot Dog Out for a Walk on a Leash Is a Sign That Humanity Is Ready
Taking the Robot Dog Out for a Walk on a Leash Is a Sign That Humanity Is Ready

12 Mar 2021, 09:07 UTC / Boston Dynamics’ Spot has been renamed Scrappy and is now “out exploring the world” for views and fame; it’s already a viral star

 
Out of Control Ferrari 458 Is Why You Leave the Showing Off to Better Drivers
Out of Control Ferrari 458 Is Why You Leave the Showing Off to Better Drivers

11 Mar 2021, 13:17 UTC / A Ferrari 458 Italia walks into a car wash, but the attendant had other ideas and he wanted to take it for a spin before the owner arrived

 
A Lesson in Car Thieving: Don’t Take Stolen McLaren 570S for New Locks
A Lesson in Car Thieving: Don’t Take Stolen McLaren 570S for New Locks

10 Mar 2021, 06:19 UTC / Some things you can’t make up: dumbest thief ever drives $200,000 McLaren to a garage to get new locks and consequently gets busted

 
Lamborghini Aventador Seized for Unpaid Road Tax Is the Definition of “Cheap”
Lamborghini Aventador Seized for Unpaid Road Tax Is the Definition of “Cheap”

9 Mar 2021, 07:25 UTC / Not paying taxes probably saves a lot of money toward buying one such expensive vehicle: users roast driver who had Lambo impounded over failure to pay tax

 
Elon Musk Is Not Dead, Just Victim of a Convincing Viral Hoax
Elon Musk Is Not Dead, Just Victim of a Convincing Viral Hoax

6 Mar 2021, 05:32 UTC / Trolls took to social media to spread fake rumor with fake headlines and articles, in what could have been a concentrated attempt to bring the Tesla stock down

 
The Dubious “Best Dummy Ever” Award Goes to Unlucky Tacoma Driver
The Dubious “Best Dummy Ever” Award Goes to Unlucky Tacoma Driver

4 Mar 2021, 13:13 UTC / California Highway Patrol mock driver who used very convincing dummy in order to use the carpool lane illegally, was caught because of the dark tints

 
Can’t Make This Up: Drunk Driver Arrested for Doing 100MPH With Airbags Deployed
Can’t Make This Up: Drunk Driver Arrested for Doing 100MPH With Airbags Deployed

1 Mar 2021, 05:29 UTC / A recent DUI arrest in Nevada played out like a scene from a very bad comedy, in which the main character keeps acting stupidly and no one can stop him

 
A Chevy Silverado, a Most Unusual Crash and a Face Full of Airbag
A Chevy Silverado, a Most Unusual Crash and a Face Full of Airbag

28 Feb 2021, 06:27 UTC / Viral video shows truck mounted onto a parking bollard and stop sign, with the driver freeing it by reversing before the side airbag deploys

 
Cops Come Down Hard on Hangry Driver Doing Burnouts at the Drive-Thru
Cops Come Down Hard on Hangry Driver Doing Burnouts at the Drive-Thru

26 Feb 2021, 09:15 UTC / A man in a Nissan SUV was very angry the soft-serve ice cream machine was out of order, but in Australia, doing burnouts is not something police look kindly to

 
Cali Cops Mock Driver Who Rented McLaren to Race and Crashed It on the Highway
Cali Cops Mock Driver Who Rented McLaren to Race and Crashed It on the Highway

24 Feb 2021, 07:52 UTC / “Next time, you should consider getting the rental insurance!” the CHP writes on social media, posting photos of the badly damaged 720S

 
Don’t Drive on a Frozen Lake Is Today’s PSA
Don’t Drive on a Frozen Lake Is Today’s PSA

22 Feb 2021, 08:33 UTC / Young driver in a 2010 Subaru thought it would be “fun” to drive across the North Park Lake in Pennsylvania, found out that it wasn’t

 
French Rafale Jets Cut off Power Supply to Entire Village by Ripping Power Lines
French Rafale Jets Cut off Power Supply to Entire Village by Ripping Power Lines

19 Feb 2021, 12:54 UTC / The “extremely rare” incident was caused during training, with the two jets flying too close to the ground and straight through the power lines

 
Guy Wrecks Brand New Taycan Turbo S Inside Porsche Dealership
Guy Wrecks Brand New Taycan Turbo S Inside Porsche Dealership

9 Feb 2021, 16:58 UTC / This is the same guy who decided to torch his Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S four-door back in October, so let’s not rule out this incident as being staged