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{FD} Drunk driver escapes after flipping car into pond

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A drunk driver ended up in the drink in England, when he flipped his car into a flooded field. Continue reading

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{FD} Burglar caught on camera defecating in driveway

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Police in New Jersey are searching for a suspected car burglar who left something behind. Continue reading

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{FD} GM executive wrecks Corvette pace car at Indycar’s Detroit Grand Prix

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As the old adage goes: “You broke it, you bought it.” Continue reading

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{FD} Street racer was going 102 mph when he fatally hit mother and toddler

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According to a newly released report, the 2018 Ford Mustang that police say hit and killed a mother and her young child on Bayshore Boulevard was doing “102 miles an hour before the driver began a hard breaking, right before the crash.” Continue reading

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{FD} Motorcycle racer Dan Kneen killed in world’s deadliest race

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The world’s deadliest race has claimed another life. Continue reading

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{FD} Hotel valet parks Porsche underneath car

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A hotel valet had a lucky escape — but the luxury sports car he was trying to park did not. Continue reading

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{FD} 13-year-old car thief leads police on 100 mph chase

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A 13-year-old boy was arrested in Houston on Wednesday after leading police on a high speed chase in a stolen car. Continue reading

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{FD} Fiat Chrysler recalling 4.8 million vehicles, says do not use cruise control

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Short circuit could prevent it from being turned off. Continue reading

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{FD} Toddler hit by alleged street racer who killed her mother also expected to die

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Three are facing charges connected to the tragedy. Continue reading

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{FD} Consumer Reports says it can’t recommend the Tesla Model 3

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Braking is bad. Continue reading

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{FD} Tesla driver found dead in car submerged in pond

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A California man was killed sometime this past weekend when he drove his Tesla Model S off of a road and into a pond in Castro Valley. Continue reading

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{FD} Jeep recalling 240,000 Liberty SUVs to fix defective suspension part

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Jeep is recalling nearly 240,000 SUVs in the United States to replace a suspension part that may break and cause drivers to lose control of the vehicles. Continue reading

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{FD} DOT reminds car owners to get airbags fixed, not drive 2006 Ford Ranger and Mazda B-Series pickups

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The U.S. Department of Transportation is again urging owners of vehicles with defective Takata air bags to seek repairs immediately. Continue reading

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{FD} Car stolen with sick yellow lab inside

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Police in Boston are on the lookout for a stolen car and the canine cargo it was carrying. Continue reading

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{FD} Waymo autonomous vehicle involved in Arizona crash was in manual mode at time of incident

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Humans to blame all around. Continue reading

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{FD} Texas teen killed in crash after unbuckling seat belt to take selfie

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The parents of Kailee Mills are raising awareness after their daughter was killed in a crash in October after taking off her seat belt. Continue reading

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{FD} Waymo releases dash cam video of autonomous vehicle involved in crash

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Video was released Friday showing a car jumping a median and colliding with a Google-owned Waymo self-driving minivan in Arizona. Continue reading

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{FD} Waymo autonomous vehicle involved in crash in Arizona

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Was hit by another car. Continue reading

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{FD} Convoy of new pickups stolen from Ram assembly plant

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A gang of thieves broke into a Ram truck factory parking lot early Thursday morning and stole around 10 pickups that were fresh off of the assembly line. Continue reading

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{FD} Driver says bird caused him to crash fuel tanker into powerlines, but video doesn’t back him up

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Cops go to the videotape. Continue reading

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{FD} Range Rover’s roof ripped off when transport truck it’s on misjudges bridge

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A car transporter collided with a motorway bridge – and accidentally turned a Range Rover into a convertible. Continue reading

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{FD} Audi recalling 1.2 million cars and SUVs for fire risk

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Audi will recall 1.2 million vehicles at risk of fire due to overheating coolant pumps. Continue reading

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{FD} Truck spills tons of fish onto farmer’s field

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School’s out! Continue reading

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{FD} Van smashes into home and kills 90-year-old woman

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Great-grandmother was sitting alone in her front room. Continue reading

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{FD} Video captures the moment toddler escapes from locked car

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This kid pushes all the right buttons. Continue reading

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{FD} Angry New York City Lyft passenger threatens driver, then steals his car

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An angry Lyft passenger turned car thief in Brooklyn this month after terrifying a driver and making off with his sedan. Continue reading

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{FD} Transport truck slams SUV on top of it into bridge

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A Volvo SUV slammed into a bridge in Scotland on Thusday, but not because it was a low one. Continue reading

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{FD} Racing driver survives dramatic 100 mph rollover wreck

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Escaped without a scratch. Continue reading

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{FD} Ford recalling 350,000 trucks for transmission problem

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Could be in wrong gear. Continue reading

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{FD} Ferrari F1 car hits pit crew member, cracks leg bones in half

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Gruesome injury caught on video. Continue reading

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{FD} 73-year-old survives crash through brick wall and down 10-foot drop

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The accidental stuntman. Continue reading

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{FD} NTSB to probe fiery Tesla crash in California

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It involved a Tesla electric SUV equipped with a semi-autonomous control system. Continue reading

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{FD} Shocking video surfaces of Valerie Thompson’s 343 mph motorcycle crash

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Valerie Thompson was going for the motorcycle land speed record of 376 mph when it all went wrong. Continue reading

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{FD} Potato truck topples in traffic circle

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A smash-up turned into a mash-up when a truck driver in England flipped his tractor trailer and spilled thousands of potatoes onto the road. Continue reading

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{FD} Motorcycle land speed record holder Valerie Thompson survives 343 mph crash

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Women’s motorcycle land speed world record holder Valerie Thompson survived a horror crash in Australia on Monday when her streamlined bike crashed at 343 mph. Continue reading

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{FD} Despite deadly crash, no signs that all Arizona autonomous car tests are being frozen

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Uber has suspended tests of its autonomous cars on public roads in Arizona in the wake of a fatal accident involving one in Tempe. Continue reading

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{FD} Ford recalling 1.4 million cars because the steering wheels can fall off

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Safety hazard confirmed. Continue reading

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{FD} Truck driver caught texting about texting laws

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It’s one thing to get caught texting while driving, but getting caught texting about texting while driving? Continue reading

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{FD} Driver walks away from shocking rollover crash caught on camera

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A driver survived a horror rollover crash in Australia that was caught on camera, and he even stuck the landing. Continue reading

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{FD} Police find 5,000 cans of beer in overweight van

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Five-thousand cans of beer in the van, 5,000 cans of beer… Continue reading

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{FD} As US seeks road to safer schools, a peek inside one aiming to be among the safest

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How do you make schools safer? One company’s key: sparing no expense. Continue reading

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{FD} F1 drivers don’t like the halo, but have gotten used to it

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Formula One drivers haven’t hidden their disdain for the “halo,” the new protective cockpit device that is mandatory this season. Continue reading

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{FD} Florida Highway Patrol officer caught on video racing against Lamborghini

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Old video comes back to haunt him. Continue reading

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{FD} California OKs autonomous car testing without backup drivers

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Driverless cars will be tested in California for the first time without a person behind a steering wheel under new rules that state regulators approved Monday for the fast-developing technology. Continue reading

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{FD} $400,000 Lamborghini Aventador crashes into city bus

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A $400,000 Lamborghini brought traffic to a standstill in Nottingham, U.K., on Sunday night, but not for the right reason. Continue reading

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{FD} John Force crashes hard into Jonnie Lindberg at NHRA Arizona Nationals

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John Force is having a rough start to the 2018 NHRA season. Continue reading

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{FD} Ram recalling nearly 229,000 pickups to fix faulty column shifters

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Can be shifted out of park without a key in the ignition or a foot on the brake. Continue reading

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{FD} Luke Wilson, pro golfer Bill Haas involved in deadly Ferrari crash in California

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Actor Luke Wilson and professional golfer Bill Haas were involved in a deadly crash Tuesday night after a Ferrari lost control and collided with at least two vehicles, a Los Angeles Police Department West Traffic Division spokesperson told Fox News on … Continue reading

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{FD} Ford, Mazda add thousands of pickups to do-not-drive list for airbag danger

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Ford and Mazda are adding more than 35,000 pickup trucks in North America to a list of vehicles that should not be driven because they have Takata air bag inflators with a high risk of exploding. Continue reading

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{FD} 79-year-old gets his first driver’s license, and all in the name of love

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A 79-year-old British man passed his driver’s license test for the first time, but he didn’t do it for himself. Continue reading

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