Seat belts can save lives
, 2007-06-28 09:16:24
40,000 people die each year in car accidents. They all say that they "drive carefully" or "nothing will happen", "just going few meters". You only need a second of distraction for anything to be happening. ...Bookmark tags: odd-news, cars, road-safety, seat-belts, car-accidents, traffic-accidents, drive-carefully, safety-belts, safety-precautions
Driving Drunk, 100 MPH, Hit Another Car, Turned Car Over. 11 Year Old Girl
, 2007-07-07 06:09:36
BEACH, Alabama (AP) - Police who chased a car for miles along a highway at speeds up to 100 mph (160 kph) said the driver was drunk, hardly a rarity in this Alabama resort town. ...Bookmark tags: odd-news, police, children, cars, speeding, drunk-driving, wreck
Teachers get cars, cruises for showing up to work! [Video]
, 2007-08-16 10:30:49
Ridiculous perks for teachers?
A Texas school district is offering cars and cruises to keep teachers in class. Prime News' Erica Hill reports ...Bookmark tags: odd-news, teachers, incentives, work, texas, cars, cruises, class, students, perks
World Fastest Green SuperCars
, 2007-08-27 19:01:38
Many people still thinks that gasoline is where the fun is, was and always will be, that the green cars are dorky, cumbersome and slow. But a growing number of evidence suggests that environmental consciousness doesn't have to mean boring. ...Bookmark tags: odd-news, lexus-lf-a-supercar, dodge-viper-srt10-roadster, ballard-power-systems, koenigsegg-ccxr, e85-viper, cars, super-cars, fast-cars, green-super-cars
8 top traffic-ticket myths
, 2007-09-04 09:30:33
Myth No. 8
If you don't sign the ticket, it will be dismissed.
Myth No. 7
A radar detector will ensure that you never get pulled over.
Myth No. 6
You can make up an excuse to get out of the ticket. ...Bookmark tags: odd-news, driving, speeding, ticket, cars, police, officer, court, law, myths
The 50 Worst Cars Of All Time
, 2007-09-10 03:30:32
On the 50th anniversary of the Ford Edsel, TIME and Dan Neil, Pulitzer Prize-winning automotive critic and syndicated columnist for the Los Angeles Times, look at the greatest lemons of the automotive industry. ...Bookmark tags: odd-news, worst, cars
Pink my ride
, 2007-09-10 09:00:53
Do you like pink? Light pink or maybe dark pink, intense pink. Who knows?
For your "pink" desire it seems that there is a solution. Because, for everything there is a solution. So, as you can see there are cars specially designed for girls! ...Bookmark tags: odd-news, car-videos, cars, dark-pink, designed, girls, intense, light-pink, pink, pink-car
Gay Peacock Attacks Car
, 2007-10-06 12:30:41
It proves the bird is gay, he says, because peahens are brown and only males are blue. The car, which was 'Peacock blue', was scratched and dented by the amorous bird, because it looked like 'another peacock boy', according to Sir Benjamin.
...Bookmark tags: odd-news, cars, gay, england, animals, birds, peacock
Flaming Squirrel Ignites Car In Bayonne
, 2007-10-19 22:30:43
"The squirrel chewed through the wire, was set on fire, fell down directly to where the car was," Tony Millar said. "The squirrel, on fire, slid into the engine compartment and blew up the car.
"They're always coming around here, chewing through the garbage," he added. ...Bookmark tags: odd-news, cars, flaming-squirrels, cars-on-fire, odd-nws, squirrel-news
Melody Road Lets You Play Tunes With Your Car
, 2007-11-11 12:30:34
The Melody Road will allow a car passing above it to play a simple tune, which is made audible by ridges on the road's surface. The pitch of the note created is increased by increasing the frequency of the ridges, and the opposite is also true. ...Bookmark tags: odd-news, japan, cars
Stupid Criminal Behavior: 10 Things Criminals Should Not Do
, 2007-11-19 14:30:25
Not everyone is meant to be a criminal mastermind. Would you be better at a life of crime than these people? ...Bookmark tags: odd-news, Humor, crime, cars, police, suv, cops, criminals, license, dumb-criminals
The Future of Cars and the Entrepreneurs that Create Them
, 2007-11-27 06:30:50
We won't all be driving around hovercars any time soon, but the developers of new cars like the Venture Vehicle and Phoenix are being innovative. The field of designing cars is a risky one and these entrepreneurs are risking lots of money and fame by investing into them. ...Bookmark tags: odd-news, news, Humor, cars, future, phoenix, interesting, vehicle, bizarre, entrepreneurs
Car fetishist jailed over 'sex act'
, 2007-11-28 15:00:54
Lots of men like cars but one motorhead has taken things to a new level after being found 'pleasuring himself' on a car roof. Oh dear.
Sandy Wong was discovered masturbating on roofs of classic cars on display at the Home and Garden Show, in Edmonton, Alberta. ...Bookmark tags: odd-news, cars, car, fetish, sandy-wong