Tag Archives: Tragic

Video: Watching a BMW 1-Series M Coupe destroy itself on the ‘Ring makes you want to cringe

There’s a reason why the Nurburgring Nordschleife is colloquially referred to as “The Green Hell.” It’s the world’s most daunting, most difficult, and most complex closed race circuit in the history of mankind and puts everyone who chooses to tackle it to the test–even professional race car drivers. So as you’d expect, when lesser experienced […]

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Current Events: This poor Porsche 996 on fire from protests in France is just sad

In my usual scrolling of my Facebook News Feed, a rather saddening picture of what appears to be a Porsche 996 engulfed in flames just surfaced, and immediately, I began to weep for it. Now, I’m not particularly a diehard Porsche guy, but it’s never fun and quite sad to see any car in this […]

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Report: Paul Walker’s father files another wrongful death suit against Porsche

Two years ago, the world sadly lost a hugely influential figure in the automotive scene–the one and only Paul Walker, famous for his leading role as a major character in one of the most popular Hollywood franchises about cars, ever. For those whose memories are clouded, Walker was riding shotgun with famed racer and entrepreneur, […]

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Report: Paul Walker’s daughter blames Porsche, sues for his death

Talk about kicking someone to the ground while they’re down… Remember the sad moment when famed Fast & Furious star, Paul Walker, tragically died in a crash while riding shotgun in Roger Rodas’ Porsche Carrera GT? So do we. But now, Walker’s death may have to carry on in infamy as his daughter is reportedly […]

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Video: IndyCar Driver Justin Wilson passes, watch a motorcade cross the Golden Gate Bridge to honor him

Not too long ago, renowned IndyCar Driver Justin Wilson was fatally injured when a piece of debris had broken off from another car and hit Wilson in the head during an event. Wilson’s car then veered off the track and collided with an interior wall during the ABC Supply 500 at the Pocono Raceway last […]

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Chevrolet will oversee restoration of damaged Corvettes amidst sinkhole at the museum

If you haven’t been in the know-how as of recent, the Chevrolet Corvette community suffered a bit of tragedy as a sinkhole gave way at the National Corvette Museum in the heart of the Vette’s assembly plant city location, Bowling Green, KY. Within the incident, a group of display Corvettes were severely damaged from a […]

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BREAKING: Fast & Furious actor Paul Walker dies in tragic car accident

Tossing a curve ball from left field into everyone’s Thanksgiving weekend was the tragic death of the Fast & Furious star, Paul Walker. He was only 40 years old. Walker was reportedly on his way from a charity designed to raise relief funds for those recently devastated by the typhoon in the Philippines. The Los […]

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Mickey Thompson: The Fast Life and Tragic Death of a Racing Legend picture
Mickey Thompson: The Fast Life and Tragic Death of a Racing Legend
Motorbooks Mickey Thompson: The Fast Life and Tragic Death of a Racing Legend picture
Motorbooks Mickey Thompson: The Fast Life and Tragic Death of a Racing Legend
Mickey Thompson - The Fast Life and Tragic Death of a Racing Legend picture
Mickey Thompson - The Fast Life and Tragic Death of a Racing Legend
Motorbooks 149883AP Book Mickey Thompson: Fast Life/Tragic Death Racing Legend picture
Motorbooks 149883AP Book Mickey Thompson: Fast Life/Tragic Death Racing Legend