At The 31st Annual Tulsa Shootout, Doug Nunes catches dirt, causing his Micro Sprint Car to spin into the wall during the 1200cc Non Wing A-Main.
At The 31st Annual Tulsa Shootout, Alex Grigoreas' Micro Sprint Car flips in the air during the 1200cc Non Wing A-Main.
'Wild' Wally Palmer grabs the holeshot, at an EnduroCross event, but gets too much bounce off the first log, launching him off his dirt bike where Geoff Aaron tries his best to avoid running him over. Wally suffered from a concussion and a dislocated jaw but made a quick recovery and finished the race season.
There's nothing like the great outdoors! A little different from Supercross, Motocross takes the racers out of stadiums and into the elements across the country. The tracks have big variations from one to the next and can catch some of the riders off guard.
Check out all the mayhem from both 2-wheel and 4-wheel vehicles on the dirt, where nothing is predictable and everything is possible. The EnduroCross series showcases some very talented dirt bike riders and for the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series there are no better drivers around, but everyone gets in a little trouble from time to time.
Racing at Perris Auto Speedway in Perris, California, Dave Darland was catching up to the pack and took turn 2 a little too fast, pushing him into the wall and going for a ride.
Rock Crawling, Go Cart Racing, Demolition Derbies, Off Road Trucks, EnduroCross Dirt Bikes, and Cars on Fire... we aren't holding anything back for the second edition of the Auto Racing Crash Compilations.
One of America's local track favorites, Demo Derby and Figure 8. Where the strong survive and the weak get smashed. A short compilation of some good crashes from a few different great American local tracks. These guys always get the crowd on their feet!
Drag racing on the water is a whole different animal than in dragsters on the asphalt. The pilots in the Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series go fast and wreck hard. Here are a few vicious crashes from years past.
In Round 8 of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series in Tooele, Utah, Rob MacCachren was leading the Pro 4 race when he catches a rut and rolls... Unfazed, he started back up and finished the race on the podium.
Port Angeles, Washington is where some of the crazy high-speed G-force Sprint Boat adrenaline junkies gather to master an even more insane course. These boats go fast and turn hard but when the navigator and pilot aren't in sync, accidents happen.
These are some EXPENSIVE crashes!! From Porsches to Lamborghinis, nothing is safe when you push it to the limits on the racetrack. Check out some of the worst wrecks from some high-class road racers.
Things get a bit messy when brothers, Kyle and Todd LeDuc, race side by side in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series Pro 4 class. A close battle between brothers sends Kyle for one of the worst crashes he's ever experienced. After the dust settled Kyle was able to climb out of his truck without any serious injuries.
Top Alcohol Flat pilot Lloyd Bell starts a normal pass at Firebird International Raceway when his boat doesn't set. After a few hops, trying to get under control, he is sent into a barrel roll and crashes at the Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series 'IHBA' World Finals. After the crash Lloyd was ok and continued racing for many years.
In 2010, at Eagle Raceway in Nebraska, Jack Dover caught a rut and was unable to save his ride, hurling his vehicle into a 3-rotation flip. Jack was taken to the hospital for precautionary measures but was able to race again shortly after.
Lucas Oil Off Road driver Robby Woods 99 gets put into an intense roll when Rodrigo Ampudia 36 hits Woods' back end and sends him sideways off of a huge jump at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Robby Woods was clearly not happy with Ampudia when he climbed out of his broken truck.
During the first stop in of the Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series in Wheatland, Missouri, Brad Parrack makes a pass for one of the last races of the day when a malfunction makes the boat hop and drive into the water with crazy force. This is a unique crash that Brad was able to walk away from.
At an EnduroCross race in Boise, Idaho, Cody Webb 247 doubles a water section and lands on Justin Soule 3 as they both go down in the water, only to get right back up and continue to race. These are some of the gnarliest and most talented riders around and it takes a lot to keep them from racing.
During the 2013 EnduroCross Round in Sacramento, California, Geoff Aaron gets the holeshot in the LCQ race but unfortunately catches a log the wrong way sending him in a direction he didn't expect. He was able to finish the race but just one spot out of a qualifying position.
Nothing like some good old Saturday night racing! Local tracks around the country hold some unique events and here's taste of what they have to offer. Gary Oscarson drives the American Flag Truck Train deep into the corner when he pushes the limits a little too far.
Mud Bogger 'Spare Parts' Doug puts on a show at this mud bog event, rolling his truck over and making a sloppy mess.
One of the celebrities of Saturday Night Racing, Gary Oscarson, attempts to jump a RV trailer. This is only one of Oscarson's many skills which include Trailer Racing, Roll Compositions, Demo Derbies and anything else you can think that has a motor and is possible to SMASH.
This is as crazy as it gets for demoing your car. First you ride has to make it through a Figure 8 race then it ends in a viscous Demolition Derby, the fans go crazy for this event and the drivers don't hold back any punches.
Tim McCreadie crashes his midget sprint at the 2009 Chili Bowl in Tulsa, Oklahoma. After leading the majority of his race, he suffered from a broken axel the sent him in a vicious roll catapulting him up and over the safety fence.
The Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series was in Surprise, Arizona, when contact between a couple of trucks turns ugly. Jerry Whelchel drives right over Greg Adler's truck in his 2-wheel drive short course off road racing truck.
One of the most vicious crashes in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series ends in the best way possible considering such a scary situation. Eric Barron was battling for the lead against Kyle LeDuc, in the Pro 4 class, when Barron catches a lip sending him spinning.
Blake Miller is in the middle of a heated battle with defending Sprint Car Champion Tony Jones when Miller drives straight into the wall, his car ignites and he rushes to get out. Don't worry though an official is there to... um... well, help.
After Nichole Cheza's bike slips out from under her, Chase Sconyers has no where to go and collides with Cheza's recked spinning motorcycle, sending Chase flying over his handlebars. This is extremely dramatic and all riders are lucky to have recovered with no permanent injuries.
In the final round of the 2013 Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Pro Lite Series, Kyle Hart is right in the middle of a three way battle, hitting door-to-door off the biggest jumps on the track, Kyle is sent for one of the fastest rolls down the landing.
The Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals are all about BIG... BIG Names, BIG Crowds, BIG Horsepower and of course BIG WRECKS. Here are a few from the 2014 Chili Bowl in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Motorcycle Hill Climbers are on some high horse-powered machines that claw their way up some super steep hills. These guys catch some enormous air off the terrain and it doesn't always work out to their favor.
At the Drag Boat World Finals at Firebird International Raceway in Chandler, Arizona, pilot Daryl Ehrlich might have gotten a bit too much out of his 'Problem Child' Top Fuel Hydro. Daryl made a promising pass that went disastrous when he had a propeller fail.
Off road racing is sometimes hard to go watch... but with series like the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series and the EnduroCross Series bringing Off Road action to short course arenas it is easy to see the difficulties that these racers go through.
This style of ride goes back to the grass roots weekend warriors that go as fast as they can around their local racetracks. These wrecks can happen during any race for anyone... nobody is 100% safe from carnage.
Geoff Walker was keeping pace during his heat race, at the EnduroCross 2012 opening round in Las Vegas, when he doubled a log section and came up short. Geoff went face first into the dirt and his motorcycle followed and pinned him to the ground. Geoff was able to get up and walk away.
Brandy Bacon leads the B-Main on the Friday night in Yuma, Arizona, when he runs into a problem with his steering and drives straight into the wall.
RJ Anderson gets into Casey Currie near the finish line during the 2012 Lucas Oil Challenge Cup at Firebird Raceway. Anderson and Currie go for a ride and collect Brian Deegan in the process. Deegan powers through the carnage while Anderson and Currie's trucks are left totaled. All drivers, despite being bang and bruised, were able to walk away from this intense wreck.
Crash compilation featuring Ice Racing Motorcycles, Hill Climb, Sand Drag racing, Rock Crawling, Road Racing, Circle Track, Modifieds, and even Go Kart racing temper tantrums!
At the Firebird Raceway round of the Lucas Oil Drag Boat Racing Series Randy Benson in the 'Texas Bounty Hunter H2O' Pro Modified completes his pass against Gary Bauer with a near perfect pass but runs into a bad situation during his shutdown. Randy was back at the track the next day, but unable to race his boat.
During the Main Event of the 2012 Ontario EnduroCross race, Taylor Robert lands off his bike but doesn't let go of his throttle, sending him flying into the next obstacle.
In the Round 11 Pro Lite LCQ of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series at the Wild West Motorsports Park in Reno, Nevada, Chris Lawrence powers over a jump and catches too much air causing him to nose dive and sends him flipping onto his side. Unfortunately this ended Chris' race day and he didn't qualify for the main race but he walked away from the crash and raced the following day.
Jeff Geiser goes for an insane ride in his Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Pro 2 Unlimited Truck, after being hit side ways over a tabletop jump. Watch this crazy wreck in ultra slow motion shot by a Phantom camera at 1000 frames per second.
Taddy Blazusiak doesn't start off his heat race as planned and has to fight to move up in position. Taddy goes wide off the track in the second turn and when entering back on gets hung up, laying him out right in front of Colton Haaker who swerves to dodge the EnduroCross champion.
Sammy Halbert, Nichole Cheza, Brandon Robinson and Robbie Pearson are all pushed high into the air fence durning turn 1 at the historic Springfield Mile. Thankfully no riders were seriously injured and all riders were able to compete in the remaining 2012 Flat Track season.
In the Pro 4 class of the Lucas Oil Off Road Series in Tooele, Utah, Ricky Johnson gets caught turning into the corner, rolls three times and lands on a guard rail.
Jason Johnson in the 41 ASCS Sprint Car drives through turn 3 and catches a rut sending him into a hop, leaving him with no choice but to hold on and enjoy the ride. Eagle Raceway in Nebraska can be a treacherous track but makes for some great racing for all fans.
Professional Off Road Veteran Driver Curt LeDuc was chasing down Carl Renezeder when LeDuc loses time after rolling into a corner, still able to continue racing LeDuc's right front gets damaged and drives him straight into trees.
In 2012 William Fling was competing in the Class 5 Mud Dragster and had an unfortunate pass that totaled his racecar. He has recovered and rebuilt Reality Check to continue competing in the 4-Wheel Jamboree events.
Off Road truck racers Jeremy McGrath and Carl Renezeder crash when McGrath airs on top of Renezeder in a battle for racing position at the Surprise, Arizona, round of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series. McGrath ends up getting the worst of it when he flips while dismounting from the top of Renezeder's truck.
From Flat Trackers to Road Racers, Motorcycle racing requires the most fearless and daring of competitors! Here are a few examples of how they push the limits and try to avoid the most serious of consequences.
In the Pro Lite class of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series at the Wild West Motorsports Park in Reno, Nevada, Kyle Hart catches too much air causing him to nose dive, sending him flipping into the air and landing on his side.
Scott Whipple in the CANIDAE Trick Truck was looking to make a pass on a different Class Competitor of the Best In The Desert Series when he steers off track, which puts him out of control.
Lee Warren was qualifying in his Pro Modified Lucas Oil Drag Boat at an event at Lake Havasu when his pass took a turn for the worst.
A look back into some historical crashes from the infamous Chili Bowl Nationals held in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Many famous NASCAR stars have graced this indoor dirt track from Kasey Kahne, Ricky Stenhouse Jr, JJ Yeley, and Tony Stewart.
In a wheel stand competition a 1980s Pink Chevy Chevette literally leaves it all on the track when the driver flips his car over backwards. One off the biggest and craziest wheelies you will ever see.
Rodrigo Ampudia is known for putting the pedal to the metal and charging hard at the Lucas Oil Off Road Races. Back in 2009 Ampudia sails off one of the jumps on the front stretch of the track and goes straight into a ridiculous noise dive. After the dust settles Ampudia is towed off giving the safety officials the sign that he was ok.
Carl Renezeder over shoots a tabletop in his Lucas Oil Pro 2 Off Road truck at Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele, Utah. After going end over end and landing right side up, Renezeder gets drilled by his own teammate Mike Johnson. Renezeder was a little dazed and confused but was able to race the next day.
You can always expect a few crashes when you watch an EnduroCross race, and this is no exception. Colton Haaker charges over a log section when the rear tire bucks him a little too far forward and over his handlebars.
In Springfield, during a heat race of the 2012 AMA Pro Flat Track Series Jared Mees and Mikey Martin battled for position when Martin was pushed into a corner. The result collected PJ Jacobsen who ended up getting the worst of the carnage.
Some of the craziest moments from various race events are featured for the 'Lucas Oil Wildest Wrecks' Presented by GEICO.
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