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‘Heroic’ Fiat Chrysler Designer Reportedly Used His Jeep To Push A Crashed Car With Two Trapped Inside Away From Flames

In an action that a local fire chief called “heroic,” Ralph Gilles, Fiat Chrysler’s Global Head of Design, used his Jeep Wrangler’s bumper to push a crashed Ford Fiesta and its occupants away from a burning Ford Edge, having arrived first at the scene of what was to become a fatal car crash in suburban […]

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Redditor’s Tesla Model 3 Crash Prompts Safety Changes From Elon Musk

Within days of picking up a Tesla Model 3, a Reddit user was involved in a wreck that promoted the unfortunate user name Model_3_Crash_Dummy. Fortunately, the driver and the passenger weren’t seriously injured, but the Model 3 is toast. But after the owner of the Tesla noticed a few strange things about the crash,…Read more… […]

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Reinging NHRA Champion Brittany Force Hospitalized After Huge Crash At Pomona

Current NHRA Top Fuel champion Brittany Force was taken to the hospital after a brutal crash in Sunday’s first round of eliminations at the NHRA Winternationals, reports Speed Sport. Force showed no major injuries beyond bruised lungs, however, she will remain in the hospital overnight for observation. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Suspected Drunk Driver Wedges A Lamborghini Gallardo Entirely Underneath A Construction Trailer

A Lamborghini Gallardo Superleggera wound up wedged underneath a mobile trailer after a suspected drunken crash in California on Saturday, the Costa Mesa Police Department said on Instagram. Not the nose of the car, or even the front half—the entire car got jammed under the trailer’s few feet of ground clearance.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Driver Who Crashed Corvette Z06 Into Tree Sentenced To Nine Months In Jail

Back in May, we reported on an acid-green Corvette Z06 that crashed into a tree in Michigan after excessive speeding, which smashed the car to pieces and left the two passengers inside with broken bones. The driver, Jie Fu Gong, 22, has been sentenced to nine months in jail.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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This Horrifying Accident On A Detroit Freeway Hits Too Close To Home

I got my 2015 Volkswagen TDI Sportwagen in June and promptly named it Jolene because, well, I knew it was a cheater, but she was still so damn good-looking I couldn’t help myself. Jolene is still pretty, but she had her first run-in with America’s crumbling infrastructure this past weekend. Hours after warning…Read more… Continue […]

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