Bottas crash was a ‘reality check’ for Russell

George Russell says his crash with Valtteri Bottas at Imola was a “reality check” and a “massive lesson” in how to conduct himself. One of the low points in the Williams driver’s career to date came at the Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix when, on the verge of points, he crashed into

In-Car Video Of Ferrari Crash At Track Day Will Give You Nightmares

That one had to hurt. Track days provide enthusiasts an excellent opportunity to get their vehicles out and open them up. However, there are always inherent risks when it comes to high-performance driving. Recent Instagram footage from Supercar Fails shows what looks to be a Ferrari 458 flipping into the

George Russell: Crash won't harm relationship with Mercedes

Crashing with Valtteri Bottas at Imola, George Russell says it won’t damage his relationship with Mercedes as there is “understanding from both sides”. Seeing an opportunity to take ninth place off Bottas and score his first points for Williams at the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix, Russell drew alongside the Mercedes

'A crash between Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen is inevitable' | Planet F1

Jolyon Palmer thinks a crash between Sir Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen is inevitable as they battle for the World Championship this year. After (just about) a clean fight in the season-opening Bahrain Grand Prix in which Hamilton came out on top, the title rivals banged wheels at the opening

Driver Crashes Into Culvert, Barrel Rolls, Clears 7-Foot Road Sign, Turns Ram Into Mangled Mess

It’s a rare thing to see a basically brand-new Ram 3500 truck pulverized into a heap of scrap, but that’s precisely what Ohio resident Steve Dempsey witnessed following an alleged drunk-driving crash earlier this month near Canaan Township. Miraculously, no one was seriously injured, but a Facebook post about the

F1 lucky not to have big crash in Turkey qualifying – Albon

Red Bull driver Alex Albon says that Formula 1 was “lucky not to have a big crash” in a soaking wet qualifying session for the Turkish GP. Albon was quick throughout the entertaining and unpredictable session, and admitted that he felt he could have done better than his eventual fourth

Roborace Crash Showcases How Difficult Autonomous Driving Is

It was on a mapped track, with good weather conditions and, still… One of the major points to defend motorsports is how it supposedly helps develop new tech for cars. If you think about Roborace, that’s the strongest reason for creating it. Apart from saving some pilots’ lives in very

World's Fastest Crash Test Has 129-MPH Car Collide Into City Bus

There’s no way a person would walk away. When the Insurance Institute For Highway Safety crash tests a vehicle, it sends them at 40 miles per hour (64 kilometers per hour) into a barrier. But what would happen if you more than tripled that speed to see what happens in

Video of Fiery F2 Crash at Sochi Reveals Concern with 18-Inch Tires

F1’s governing body will look into whether there is a safety problem with the sort of 18-inch wheels that are set to be introduced in Formula 1 in 2022. Although the corona crisis has put back the introduction into F1 until 2022 (the move in F1 was originally set for

Ford Maverick Drag Racer Immediately Crashes Into the Lights on ‘Mustang Night’

We’ve all read the jokes about Mustangs and crowds, but have you heard the one about the Maverick? Ford’s compact “import fighter” of the ’70s (which might be making its return as a compact pickup) is apparently just as efficient at taking out its surroundings as its older brother, so