BMW 7-series ‘epic’ grille: funniest reactions


The first pictures of the new BMW 7-series have been leaked online, and it has what has been described as an X7-inspired "epic" grille.
Will Smith shows Lewis Hamilton how to wave a chequered flag

Video: Will Smith shows how to wave chequered flag


You can't let just anyone wave a chequered flag at the end of a motor race. That's according to actor Will Smith.
Truck driver miraculously escapes from burning wreckage

Truck driver miraculously escapes burning wreckage


The fiery aftermath of a semi truck ('articulated lorry' to us) crashing into a bridge has been captured on video.
Texan sheriff escorts turtle from middle of road

Texan sheriff escorts terrapin from middle of road


Law enforcement officers in Texas undertook an unusual rescue operation, after discovering a terrapin in the middle of the road.
Times readers' comments on the story about a cow being transported in a car are hilarious

Times readers have their say on cow in car


A story about a calf being spotted in the boot of a car have got subscribers to The Times newspaper rather hot and bothered.
Distracted driver ploughs into police car on US highway

Video: Distracted driver ploughs into police car


Police in Georgia have released footage of an unusual car crash, involving a driver speeding straight into the back of a stationary police car.

Texan smashes pick-up into supermarket.


A Texan motorist caused $500,000 (£379,540) of damage, and endangered lives, after smashing his pick-up truck straight through a supermarket.
Man clings to bonnet of car going at 70mph

Man clings to bonnet of car going at 70mph


A man was spotted riding on the hood of a car driving down Miami, Florida’s I-95 freeway at 70mph — and appeared to be talking into a mobile.
Student, 20, filmed being dragged from car by police and pulling officer's hair

Student, 20, filmed dragged from car by police


A student was dragged from her car by police after her friend stuck her head through a car sunroof in Arcata, California.
Three cars crushed as pick-up truck crash lands in Australia

Three cars crushed in pick-up truck crash


Several road users miraculously survived a horrific crash in Australia, after a pick-up truck landed on three cars.

Video: Cyclists condemned for spooking horse


Organisers of the Royal Windsor Triathlon are investigating an "absolutely shocking" incident involving a cyclist colliding with a horse rider.

Guard shoots truck's tyres in road rage incident


A security guard in Texas was spotted firing live shots, as a road rage incident on a busy crossroads quickly got out of control
Nigerian man buries father in brand new BMW

Nigerian man buried in brand new BMW X5


A recently deceased man in Nigeria has been buried in an unusual alternative to a conventional coffin: a brand new BMW X5.