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    Video: Alleged car thief foiled after posting cap-busting footage of himself on YouTube [w/video]
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    When are people going to learn that posting videos of themselves on YouTube doing something illegal is impossibly stupid can be used against them in a court of law? Motorcycles carelessly speeding through traffic at triple-digit speeds are one thing, but driving around in the suburbs randomly ...

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    Video: A case study in how not to drive a BMW M3 on a deserted road
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    Warning: This is not going to end well. What you're about to see is a young man driving a very fast car – an E46 BMW M3, it appears – down a deserted road in the desert. We can't say for certain where it took place, but it looks a lot like Arizona. There are just enough elevation ...

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    Spy Shots: Kia engineers lock themselves out of Quoris prototype... in the desert
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    Locking your keys in your car is never a fun experience. You have to call the auto club or tow service, wait for them to either bring you a new key or break into your car for you. It's something that happens to everyone at least once, and then you (try to) remember never to do it again. A team ...

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    Video: Watch this motorcycle racer suffer from premature celebration
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    Some tragedies are funny. Even if it costs you the 2012 Italian CIV championship race in Mugello. Motorcycle racer Riccardo Russo held a three-bike lead over his nearest racer, but when he started the final lap, Russo thought he had already crossed the finish line. Russo began his celebration ...

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    Video: Racer crosses infield to intentionally wreck another competitor, fight ensues
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    If you've never been to a local circle track race, you're missing what could very well be the cheapest and most thrilling form of entertainment on the planet. The cars aren't particularly fast nor the drivers necessarily the world's most skilled, but what the machinery and manpower lack in ...

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    Video: Lamborghini Gallardo driver shows how not to gun it at a light
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    You are the driver of a yellow Lamborghini Gallardo, and you've been waiting at a traffic light for something like an entire minute. That glowing red orb of light has been the matador's crimson cape to your bull, taunting you, holding you back, making you very, very angry. So crush the gas pedal ...

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    Spy Shots: Test driver crashes Lamborghini Aventador, accosts spy shooter
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    Being a spy shooter is tough work. It's all about being in the right place at the right time, hoping to train one's lens on a glimpse of verboten sheetmetal. We know from our colleagues that it's hard enough to just catch a blurry glimpse of a distant mule when the quarry doesn't want to be ...

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    Video: Creative SUV axle repair not MacGyver approved
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    Proving once again that you never know what you're going to come across on the road in Eastern Europe is the video we've pasted after the break. In it, you'll see an old beat-up SUV of unknown origin plodding its way through a residential area in Kazakhstan, a former member of the USSR. Sounds ...

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    Video: How not to flip a car carrier back over
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    We've seen a lot of how-not-to videos over the years. How not to load your Porsche Carrera, tow your Chevrolet Corvette, rescue your truck from a frozen lake, and many more. It's also become clear that tow trucks frequently play a big part in these matters. Today's example is no different. Hit ...

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    Video: How not to load your Porsche Carrera GT
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    The Carrera GT is among the most rare and exotic models Porsche has ever created. Production ceased way back in 2006, but if you want to pick up one of these five-year-old supercars, it will still cost you about $400,000 for the privilege. Having said that, if we owned a Carrera GT, we'd ...

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    Video: How not to judge your speed in a car jump attempt
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    Planning on attempting a ramp jump in an automobile? We have a tip for you: Don't use a Dacia 1310. Why? Apparently it can build up too much speed, causing you and your co-driver to overshoot your landing area. Either that, or you need to reconsider your high school math skills... Check out ...

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    Video: How not to tow your modified Subaru
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    A lesson in how NOT to tow – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Sometimes you have to tow a car. It's generally not a big deal and most of us have been a tower or towee at some point. One rule of thumb when manning the car being towed – leave the keys in the ignition so you ...

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    Obvious: Survey says nearly one-in-five motorists "unfit" to drive
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    How many bad drivers can you spot every day on your drive to work? Five? Ten? All of them? We feel your pain, and apparently the alarming truth is that one-in-five motorists – which, for those interesting in the gory details, equals roughly 38 million Americans – are unfit to drive on ...

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    Video: Moto Merry-Go-Round yields both disaster and hilarity
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    Motorcycle-powered merry-go-round – click above to watch the video after the jump
    Say you and three of your closest buddies find yourselves out for a leisurely Sunday cruise on your motorbikes, when you stumble upon the old schoolyard merry-go-round. Following an intense session of ...

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    "Worst Parking Job Ever" woman gets $500 fine, restricted from driving
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    The worst parking job – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Justice has finally caught up with the driver of a BMW X5 who thought she could get away with playing Monster Jam in the parking lot of the local gym. You may recall the tale of Tripta Kaushal. Last October, the 62-year old ...

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    Video: Biker lowsides on Mulholland, gives CHP an excuse
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    How not to ride your Kawasaki - Click above to view the video after the jump
    We all know the crap-your-pants sensation that comes along with seeing one of the boys in blue when you're doing something you shouldn't. It's usually accompanied by a phobia-like aversion of the throttle and an over ...

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    Video: Dodge Neon burnout ends in relentless fail
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    This'll end well. Follow the jump to watch the video.
    Via the legitimately awesome cats at Hooniverse (bookmark those guys if you haven't already) comes today's humor interlude, captured on video for the Internet to enjoy forever and ever, Amen. In brief, it's a dude, his Dodge Neon, and a ...

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    Video: Leaping SEMA truck proves the meek and well engineered shall inherit the earth
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    This doesn't end well - click above to watch the video
    Oh dear. See that big bad truck up above? It's about to jump over some dirt. The landing is not going to go well. How not well? According to our sources you are looking at $350,000 worth of truck. We're not modified truck experts, but we'd be ...

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    FF4 gets official name, plot details revealed
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    Our cinema-obsessed sister-site got the low down on the next installment of the Fast and Furious franchise, and since the plot and character development (or lack thereof) will be predictable enough, Universal decided to drop the "Four" from the title, so the new flick will simply be known as "Fast ...

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    Engine problems lead Honda to recall 165,000
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    Not long after announcing the largest vehicle recall in Chinese history, Honda announced today that it won't be leaving the U.S. out of its recall roundup. The Japanese automaker revealed a new recall for the United States that affects 165,000 vehicles that could develop engine problems from a ...

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