30 Articles
1 / 2
NEXT
Add

A video of Cleveland area firefighters putting out a car fire during a raging snowstorm last weekend highlights largely unknown fire dangers for motorists.

Add

A video released last week shows a group of Maryland police officers rushing toward a burning car to rescue the people trapped inside.

7

A Florida family is out a Jeep Cherokee and a brand new cell phone after a Samsung Galaxy Note 7 left on a charger allegedly burst into flames on Monday and destroyed both itself and the Jeep.

10

In a stunning display of every-day heroism, a group of motorists ran to the rescue of a woman trapped in a burning wreck after a ten-car pileup in Binghamton, New York.

9

A high-speed chase through Fort Worth, Texas ended in dramatic fashion when FWPD pulled armed burglary suspects from the burning wreckage of their escape vehicle.

Add

Italian supercars have a well-deserved reputation for sexy styling, fiery, passionate souls, and eye-wateringly high performance. And sometimes they catch fire.

32

A McLean, Virginia man is in police custody today after ramming his SUV into a restaurant and causing a massive fire.

4

A Los Angeles couple is alive today thanks to the bravery and quick action of some Good Samaritans and the Los Angeles Police Department.

Add

A Vero Beach, FL, woman is alive today thanks to the quick thinking and selfless bravery of a pair of sheriff's deputies.

2

Two California women and their children are alive today thanks to the timely actions of a California Highway Patrol officer.

10

A Central Texas police officer and some good Samaritans have saved a driver from a burning car in a rescue captured on patrol car video.

42

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has opened a Preliminary Evaluation into the 2015 Jeep Cherokee because one caught fire while parked in California. The owner had reportedly only purchased the SUV about two days before the blaze, and the vehicle had less than 100 miles on it. Much of the incident was captured on camera.

31

The stationary revving of high-horsepower, high-cylinder-count Italian engines may be an adolescent pleasure among the world's wealthy, but it's a mechanical display of machismo we're usually prepared to indulge simply because it sounds so great. And it's a spectacle made all the better when one's exhaust spits flames, right? Well, most of the time. Check out this Lamborghini driver, who gets a bit exuberant with his right foot only to have disaster strike.

50

Family's car caught on fire in lion preserve at safari park

A mother and her young children were faced with a lose-lose situation when their car overheated and caught on fire in the middle of a lion enclosure at a Safari park.

5

Elderly driver could have died without the quick actions of fellow motorists

Three good Samaritans, one of whom just happened to be a Los Angeles Police Department bomb squad officer, saved an elderly man after he crashed his car Wednesday.

40

The EV manufacturer's sharers fell 4 percent

Tesla Motors shares dropped Monday after reports of a second fiery crash involving the company's Model S electric car.

69

Despite earlier reports, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has announced it will not be filing a formal investigation into the fire that engulfed a Tesla Model S earlier this month, as the agency says there was no evidence to suggest the fire was due to a manufacturer defect or that the car was in violation of government-mandated safety standards, according to Automotive News.

20

More than 1,500 people escaped the blaze

Two men unintentionally lit fire to a field serving as a parking in Brittany, France, torching 64 cars in the process.

23

Her quick thinking saved her life

A woman in Florida learned a hard lesson to pay attention to police: While on her way to work, Kari Zimmerman saw police pulling over cars on a busy road in Boca Raton, Fla. Instead of pulling over as well, she drove around the stopped cars and on to a live downed power line.

54

He was driving blind because of the smoke

Not many people would try to drive a burning car filled with smoke, but that's exactly what Rodney Stanley did when his wife's car burst into flames.

119

Shawn Prince says he suffered serious burns in accident

Attention amateur mechanics: Here's a quick lesson in what not to do should your engine catch fire.

1 / 2
NEXT
Share This Post

Car Fire Questions

There are no questions about this topic.
Be the first to ask!

From Our Partners