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David Beckham Did His Own Stunts for Maserati Short Film
David Beckham Did His Own Stunts for Maserati Short Film

14 Apr 2021, 05:32 UTC / “Two of a Kind” shows Becks doing donuts in a Levante Trofeo under a Miami freeway, and he wants you to know no studio trickery was involved

 
Terrell Owens Involved in Three-Vehicle Crash, Walks Away Unhurt
Terrell Owens Involved in Three-Vehicle Crash, Walks Away Unhurt

29 Mar 2021, 11:45 UTC / Former American football star posts photos of the crash on the freeway to social media, says he wasn’t injured; one day prior, he’d been testing-driving an Audi

 
Jake Paul Flexes Hard With Blacked-Out Rolls-Royce, Private Jet
Jake Paul Flexes Hard With Blacked-Out Rolls-Royce, Private Jet

28 Mar 2021, 07:14 UTC / Influencer turned professional boxer and occasional rapper loves his cars and he loves to flex. He’s combining both, on his way to meet Ben Askren in Vegas

 
No Evidence of Deceleration in Tiger Wood Crash, Report Says
No Evidence of Deceleration in Tiger Wood Crash, Report Says

21 Mar 2021, 06:29 UTC / When he lost control of the Genesis GV80 SUV, Tiger Woods kept his foot on the gas and did not attempt to brake, which hints he might have lost consciousness

 
Footballer Facing $60,000 Fine for Driving to Practice in a Mercedes, Not Audi
Footballer Facing $60,000 Fine for Driving to Practice in a Mercedes, Not Audi

19 Mar 2021, 09:07 UTC / Frenchman Kingsley Coman is under contract with Bayern Munich, which is sponsored by Audi; according to the deal, footballers must drive Audis for business

 
Baseball Pro Trevor Bauer Goes Car Shopping for a McLaren And a Koenigsegg
Baseball Pro Trevor Bauer Goes Car Shopping for a McLaren And a Koenigsegg

1 Mar 2021, 07:07 UTC / When you can’t decide between your dream supercars, buy the one you can afford right now and make a down payment for the other, so you can make more money

 
The Genesis GV80 and a Seat Belt Saved Tiger Woods’ Life in Rollover Crash
The Genesis GV80 and a Seat Belt Saved Tiger Woods’ Life in Rollover Crash

24 Feb 2021, 09:19 UTC / The golfer suffered massive injuries in the legs but none of them were life-threatening; his courtesy SUV is getting credit for saving his life

 
Not All Floyd Mayweather’s Cars Are Black: White Bugatti For His 44th Birthday
Not All Floyd Mayweather’s Cars Are Black: White Bugatti For His 44th Birthday

20 Feb 2021, 06:07 UTC / Mayweather’s birthday isn’t for another few days but he’s getting a head start on celebrations with flashy bash, for which he takes out one of his five Bugattis

 
Michail Antonio Recalls Totaling a Rare Lamborghini in Someone’s Garden
Michail Antonio Recalls Totaling a Rare Lamborghini in Someone’s Garden

21 Jan 2021, 11:15 UTC / On Christmas day 2019, the Premier League football player smashed his Lamborghini Huracan Performante into a shed in south London, UK

 
Federico Marchetti’s Ferrari 812 Superfast Totaled by Car Wash Worker
Federico Marchetti’s Ferrari 812 Superfast Totaled by Car Wash Worker

15 Jan 2021, 06:41 UTC / Genoa FC goalkeeper had the car professionally cleaned after heavy rains, instructed a car wash employee to drive it himself to Genoa’s training base

 
Gabrielle Union Gives Dwyane Wade a Classic Mercedes Benz SL for His Birthday
Gabrielle Union Gives Dwyane Wade a Classic Mercedes Benz SL for His Birthday

12 Jan 2021, 12:04 UTC / You can never go wrong with a classic: Wade celebrates turning 39 early, adds impeccable classic to his already impressive collection

 
Roger Federer Relaxes, Finds Peace in His Mercedes S-Class
Roger Federer Relaxes, Finds Peace in His Mercedes S-Class

8 Jan 2021, 10:19 UTC / New ad focuses on the need to find time for yourself away from the maddening crowd; and who better to understand this than a world-class athlete?

 
Michael Jordan’s 2007 Mercedes Benz SLR McLaren 722 Is for Sale, Still Brand New
Michael Jordan’s 2007 Mercedes Benz SLR McLaren 722 Is for Sale, Still Brand New

5 Jan 2021, 11:31 UTC / Second time’s a charm: dealer lists Michael Jordan’s limited-edition roadster again; with just 1,000 miles (1,610 km) on the clock, it’s still brand new

 
Sheffield Utd Striker Lys Mousset’s Lamborghini Aventador Wrecked in DUI Crash
Sheffield Utd Striker Lys Mousset’s Lamborghini Aventador Wrecked in DUI Crash

5 Jan 2021, 08:25 UTC / Photos of the Sheffield United forward’s car emerge on social media, cops confirm two were arrested after the crash; the investigation is underway

 
Lewis Hamilton Is Officially a Knight and Haters Have Thoughts
Lewis Hamilton Is Officially a Knight and Haters Have Thoughts

31 Dec 2020, 06:06 UTC / Hamilton has been knighted 12 years after being awarded an MBE; the distinction required certain accommodations given that he doesn’t live in the UK anymore

 
The Road to Knighthood: Lewis Hamilton Will Be “Sir” in the New Year
The Road to Knighthood: Lewis Hamilton Will Be “Sir” in the New Year

22 Nov 2020, 05:10 UTC / The Government’s Honors Committee has checked into the racer’s finances and given him the green light, which makes him a shoe-in for knighthood

 
Jenson Button: “To Be Clear, I’m Definitely Not Retiring”
Jenson Button: “To Be Clear, I’m Definitely Not Retiring”

5 Sep 2016, 05:35 UTC / Jenson Button has chosen to take a step back from racing and let rookie Stoffel Vandoorne take the hot seat. Hence, he's definitely not ready to retire just yet

 
Felipe Massa Retires From Formula 1 “With Great Pride, Joy, And Happiness”
Felipe Massa Retires From Formula 1 “With Great Pride, Joy, And Happiness”

1 Sep 2016, 14:19 UTC / 27 years of racing, 15 of them in Formula 1. After such a long and illustrious career, Felipe Massa decided to bid farewell to the king motorsport

 
Leicester City FC Players Now Drive BMW i8 Cars for Winning the Premier League
Leicester City FC Players Now Drive BMW i8 Cars for Winning the Premier League

6 Aug 2016, 08:44 UTC / Being the winners of the Premier League paid dividend for the players of Leicester City FC, as you can see from this 19-strong fleet of BMW i8 plug-in hybrids

 
Buy This Lamborghini Diablo, Get an Autographed George Foreman Grill For Free
Buy This Lamborghini Diablo, Get an Autographed George Foreman Grill For Free

5 Aug 2016, 16:43 UTC / Can supercars get more 1990s than this Lamborghini Diablo VT Roadster which was previously owned by boxing legend George Foreman?