Top 10 Most Expensive Car Crashes
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The most expensive
car accidents always cost the owner a lot of money. The owner must
deal with the expensive car repairs and the high insurance rates
afterwards. Getting involved in such situation is so terrible for
you need to contact the car insurance to repair the car as well
as to reimburse the medical expenses of all those involves, unless
you are dead. In this post, lets examine the list of the top
10 most expensive car accident in the world.
This one weekend
in 2009 the talk was all about how Tiger Woods came to be lying,
bleeding, and dazed on the street after his wife said she had rescued
him from his car by smashing a window with a golf club after a crash
in the early hours.
initial fears for Woods career after reports that he had sustained
serious injuries. He was unconscious for six minutes and bleeding
from his mouth, according to an emergency call report compiled by
But after he
was released from hospital in good condition, questions
turned to the unusual circumstances of an accident that came on
the heels of tabloid news reports about his personal life.
estimated at $55 million.
The crash photos
seem to contraindicate the initial claim of backing out
of the driveway and accidentally hitting a tree and fire hydrant.
Take a look for yourself below at the picture above. Sources tell
Top 10 List that Florida Highway Patrol is now focusing on
obtaining a search warrant allowing them to seize medical
records from the hospital that treated former Buick spokes-golfer
Tiger Woods in an attempt to determine if the wounds Woods
sustained were consistent with a car accident or domestic violence.
the leadsinger for Jamiroquai band, destroyed his beautiful
magenta Lamborghini Diablo SE30 (estimated $360,000). Kay
was unable to manage the control when trying to turn. He was thrown
onto the edge of the road as well as fined £750. But we dont
care for Jay. And here is the result of the car crime. The magenta
or what was left. Next time, Jay, buy a new exotic
hat instead, it will be less expensive.
No sports cars
in the world have quite the allure of the 39 Ferrari 250 GTOs built
between 1962 and 1964, and their power, beauty and racing history
have made them the most expensive collector vehicles on Earth. To
their credit, many 250 GTO owners regularly drive them in public
and last week, the one pictured above worth about $30 million
was hit in what ranks as the worlds most expensive car crash.
Owned by American
investor Christopher Cox and his wife Ann, this 1962 Ferrari 250
GTO had been raced around the world by a Swedish driver in the early
60s hence the blue-and-yellow color scheme rather than
the traditional Ferrari red. Last week, during a gathering in central
France to mark the 50th anniversary of the 250 GTO, another car
collided with the Coxes. Ann Cox suffered a broken leg and other
injuries, while Christopher Cox had only minor scrapes; both were
treated and released from a French hospital.
people whove seen photos from the crash, the entire front
end of the 250 GTO and its 300-hp V-12 was wrecked. Its not
the first time this particular GTO has been crashed (it was damaged
in 1976 and then restored) but its a reminder that despite
its value, the 250 GTOs tubular steel frame and aluminum body
crumple easily compared to the rigid frames of modern vehicles.
A similar Ferrari 250 GTO built for racer Stirling Moss sold in
May for $35 million in a private auction, making it the most
expensive vehicle ever to change hands.
Veyron is the most expensive production car in history. Only 300
were ever produced, and already two have crashed. Above all, this
crash made news when the driver thought it was okay to speed at
100 mph in the rain. He only had the car for one week.
In 2009, a
Bugatti Veyron was crashed into a Texas lagoon at the hands of Andy
House, who at one point said that a low flying pelican had distracted
him and sent him off course. What he didnt know was that the
whole thing was caught on film, and the pelican is suspiciously
company decided that he just wanted a $2 million check and sued
for fraud, but now the trial has been mysteriously postponed. Heres
everything we know about the case until today. The crash cost $1.6
million in damages.
bill for Rowan Atkinsons McLaren F1 has been revealed and
its more than three times bigger compared to previous most
Mr. Bean actor crashed his McLaren F1 in August 2011 while driving
on the A605 when he lost control of the super car on a slippery
patch near Peterborough. Atkinson suffered a shoulder injury, while
the car was seriously damaged. Mechanics needed no less than four
weeks to calculate repair costs.
The whole repair
job cost a whopping 910,000 GBP and was done in approximately one
year. Atkinson is now driving his beloved F1 once again, an experience
which he characterized like putting a family sweater on. But
cost him $1.25 million U.S.
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