Unlucky Volvo FH topples over and over.

2014-10-18 17:54:21 / author: Adam Roberts views 3740Total views: 3740 / 10Views for 7 days: 10

Granted this is safety testing but it just goes to show...how fun watching a massive lorry topple down a slope can be! 

There are lessons to be learnt in all this, namely that bigger is not always safer, but what you will take away most is that testing guys have all the fun. Watch this Volvo 850 be smashed, rammed and battered before being dragged off a moterway causeway and onto the ground below. The wreck that is left is not something anyone would want to be a part of, unless you were pulling the ropes!

Add a comment:
Sign in

Other news by Adam Roberts

Viva the Peugeot Vivacity!
Viva the Peugeot Vivacity!

Think that stunts are merely the purview of the superbikes? Think again! In an impressive little video, this is a look at what a biker can manage with a much heavier ride without the performance of the higher-end models. To quote...

Six wheels on my Mercedes-Benz Travego Wagon!
Six wheels on my Mercedes-Benz Travego Wagon!

From the ammount of knocked down cones in this video no-one was expecting the Travego to be anything but unwieldy.  I've seen stabalisers on a pedal bike before, but never on a bus! This amazing video puts the angry looking Travego...

The 1986 Dodge Dynasty goes the way of the dodo
The 1986 Dodge Dynasty goes the way of the dodo

When an old Dodge Dynasty comes up against a D8 Caterpillar Bulldozer, I think we all know who is going to come out on top.  And when I say on top, I mean that quite literally. After what happens to this...

red and white and jawa 50 all over
red and white and jawa 50 all over

  This is nothing like its namesake from Star Wars, although you will probably want to see it with a hood on.  Not the most attractive moped ever made, this is probably one of the more practical for getting about town. It...

Categories

Other Crash-test articles

Chevy Power: Yamaha bike completely destroyed by Chevrolet Astro

Chevy Power: Yamaha bike completely destroyed by Chevrolet Astro

2014-10-20 19:22:44

Bam! A dead-on collision of Chevrolet Astro and Yamaha Motorcycle! No big surprise which one gets blown to bits and...

Chevrolet Bel-Air collides with the future, quite literally

Chevrolet Bel-Air collides with the future, quite literally

2014-10-10 05:20:38

Usually this car is a beauty, but not when it comes into collision with its modern descendant. It is a terrible...

Fiat 750 – A Shinning Star

Fiat 750 – A Shinning Star

2014-10-19 22:11:37

Competitions being conducted between the most exciting vehicles turn out to be the evidence for the performance of the vehicle...

What Did That Poor Ford Bronco Ever Do To You?

What Did That Poor Ford Bronco Ever Do To You?

2014-11-19 15:24:56

I can appreciate a good metaphor (or simile or whatever) but that reminder of the 2014 Super Bowl was a...

Lancia Prisma – Safer Than Previous Generations

Lancia Prisma – Safer Than Previous Generations

2014-10-08 18:37:50

According to a series of crash test results, it looks like the 2008 version of Lancia Prisma is the safest...

Volvo related articles

Be Every Girl’s Dream Guy with VOLVO V70

Be Every Girl’s Dream Guy with VOLVO V70

2014-10-13 07:22:57

Sleek. These cars are just sleek. With such vibrant colors, I won’t be surprised if the hot chick down the...

First Aid, First Priority – Volvo V90

First Aid, First Priority – Volvo V90

2014-10-14 09:47:44

First aid being the first priority in every situation by everyone demands an ambulance equipped with the most important items...

Marketing shots highlight the new Volvo XC features.

Marketing shots highlight the new Volvo XC features.

2014-10-11 06:57:46

This second generation crossover model of the XC90 is going to be packed with toys, if these shots are anything...

Popular Hi speed

Acura NSX - floats like a butterfly, sings like a bee

Acura NSX - floats like a butterfly, sings like a bee

2014-11-19 15:46:56

Acura NSX surely lives up to the tagline, and this is exactly what comes to mind after watching the video....

Steamy Ride by Alfa Romeo 275

Steamy Ride by Alfa Romeo 275

2014-10-19 15:19:34

  The video features the most exciting ride being offered by the perfect orange sports car none other than the Alfa...

Check Out This Furious Alfa Romeo 75 With A 3L Engine

Check Out This Furious Alfa Romeo 75 With A 3L Engine

2014-11-19 16:39:22

Produced until 1992 only, Alfa Romeo 75 can still be spotted on public roads here and there, but mostly around...

Other brands of vehicles

Brands of vehicles
BMW (56)
CHEVROLET (88)
DODGE (46)
FERRARI (51)
FIAT (61)
FORD (96)
HONDA (123)
NISSAN (62)
PEUGEOT (63)
RENAULT (64)
SUZUKI (61)
TOYOTA (88)