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Man Beats Speeding Ticket With Measuring Tape

Speed camera may have been incorrectly recording speed for years...

In this suburb, even the speed cameras have cameras

Say this about the residents of Prince George's County, Maryland: they really don't like speed cameras. According to the Washington Post, disgruntled citizens have shot at a camera with a gun, set one on fire and even, allegedly, fired glass marb...

Speeders tired of tickets exact clever revenge on local speed camera

Most drivers share a common hate towards pesky speed cameras and red light cameras, but despite it all there really isn't much you can do once you've been caught in the act. This brings us to today's lesson on how to destroy a local speed camera ...

French police charge 10 people for warning motorists of speed cameras on Facebook

Last week, we reported on a man who was ticketed for holding a sign alerting other motorists of a DUI checkpoint. Apparently, the French take their speed cameras every bit as seriously as we take drunk driving. The local prosecutor in the Aveyron...

Rocker Nick Cave takes out speed camera, becomes local hero?

Nick Cave is a man among men. Aside from cranking out some seriously awesome rock as the lead man for bands like the Bad Seeds and Grinderman, the legend has also taken up saving British drivers from the nuisance of speed cameras. At least in Bri...

2015 Hyundai Genesis automatically slows for speed cameras

Speed cameras are something of a foreign curiosity for many drivers in North America. Sure, there is sporadic use of red light cameras here, but the cams to catch speeders are much more popular in Europe. However, Hyundai might have created a way...

iON introduces Speed Pro action camera for motor and marine sports [w/video]

Meanwhile, back at the Consumer Electronics Show, iON camera announced its new Speed Pro camera that it says is specifically tailored to high-speed motor and marine sports. Retailing for US$299 (Canadian pricing TBA), the Speed Pro offers up to a...

Video: VW's Fun Theory creates a speed camera lottery

Volkswagen's Fun Theory speed camera lottery – Click above to watch video after the jump Volkwagen's Fun Theory experiments have been all about proving that people will do the right thing if you make the right thing fun to do. For insta...

Judge calls speed cameras a "scam," earns spot on our Christmas card list

There's only one thing better than fighting the man, and that's watching the man fight himself. An American judge has ruled against an ordinance that allowed the village of Elmwood Place, Ohio to install speed cameras. The town of just 2,000 people...

Audit finds speed cameras wrong by $2.8M [w/video]

The debate over automatic cameras for speed and red light enforcement is already fairly intense, but a secret audit from 2012 of the traffic cameras in Baltimore, MD should heat things up a bit. In an audit of the city's 83 speed cameras, The Bal...

Swiss motorcyclist gets speeding ticket while crashing

If you're a follower of the right-foot-down school of highway consumption, you've probably seen what happens when drivers spot speed traps. They slam on their brakes, traffic bows up and inattentive drivers go careening toward the rear of your ve...

High-speed camera slows Jaime Alguersuari's Toro Rosso way down

The word "slow" doesn't often factor into F1 racing, where everything moves fast. The cars move fast, the pit crews have to move fast, even the cameras have to move fast to keep up with the action. But lately things have been slowing down. Not be...

Cordon multi-target speed camera is terrifying

We're not big fans of speed cameras. The tickets are expensive, there is no facing the accuser, there are questions of accuracy, and in some cases, these cameras don't even appear to be helping out the governments that install them financially. A...

Video: Depth of Speed goes inside the mind of Fatlace's Mark Arcenal

Mark Arcenal is the man behind the Fatlace empire. He has a strong passion for sneakers, clothing, music and cars. Josh Clason and his Depth of Speed cameras paid Arcenal a visit at the Fatlace paddock in San Mateo, California to get a closer loo...

Depth of Speed shows us how a first-year car show comes together

When a group of Salt Lake City auto enthusiasts decided they wanted to celebrate their love of European automobiles, Josh Clason brought along his Depth of Speed cameras to find out what it's like starting up a new car show from scratch. The resu...