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Paul Walker Porsche Crash

Paul Walker Killed by Porsche’s High Speed, Driver Loss of Control

Paul Walker died fast and furiously, just like a scene out of his movie series, when the Porsche supercar he was riding in crashed at more than 100 mph in a Nov. 30 accident that shocked fans and stunned Hollywood. In a final report released Friday (Dec. 3), the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office said the car was traveling at more than 100 mph when it crashed....

Paul Walker Porsche Crash Probe Focus Now on Speed, Driver Error

Paul Walker’s fiery death in a high-performance Porsche Carrera GT appears to be solely related to speed and likely driver error, according to the latest reports on the investigation. The car had no mechanical problems and investigators have also ruled out debris and small illuminating discs in the roadway as contributors as well....

Paul Walker Car Crash: Now The Conspiracy Theories Begin (video)

Paul Walker’s tragic death in the fiery crash of a high-powered Porsche Carrera GT is now traveling a familiar arc from shock to mourning to a rising number of conspiracy theories. Enough contradictory evidence exists to fuel mounting speculation. At first glance, the accident looks like nothing more than a joy ride that got wildly out of control and ended in tragedy....

Paul Walker Survived Porsche Crash; Trauma, Fire Caused Death

Paul Walker was still alive after the the Porsche super car he was riding in crashed in Santa Clarita, but ultimately died from injuries he suffered and the fire that engulfed the car, according to the newly released coroner’s report. Walker, 40, was a passenger in the high-speed Porsche Carrera GT when it spun out of control and slammed sideways into a light pole and small tree. The driver, friend and business partner Roger Rodas, was killed instantly....

Paul Walker Car Crash: Theories Mount as to How It Happened

Paul Walker’s horrendous death in a Porsche Carrera GT is spawning a slew of theories about how experienced driver Roger Rodas, who was at the wheel, lost control of the exotic $440,000 sports car. Even a curbside gas line has become suspect. Police are investigating the crash and will ultimately piece together a report on how the accident happened. So far, at least one theory has been ruled out....

Paul Walker Died in Porsche Deemed Brutish, Hard to Drive

Paul Walker and his long-time business partner and friend Roger Rodas were killed in Porsche’s most expensive and exotic sports car. But the V-10 powered, mid-engine Carrera GT had a star-crossed history once it hit the U.S. market. The car first went on sale in 2004, but production ended inauspiciously a year later after it sold poorly....

Was Paul Walker Porsche 911 Prone to Catch Fire in Crash?

Paul Walker’s horrific death in the crash of a Porsche 911 sports car, captured in photos burning fiercely, raises safety questions about the high-performance car and whether it’s prone to catching fire in front-end collisions. The Porsche has a unique design. The engine is in the rear and the gas tank is in the front just ahead of the passenger’s compartment....

Paul Walker Was Sports Car Collector, Racing Enthusiast (video)

Paul Walker’s death in a car crash at 40 is all the more shocking because the “Fast & Furious” movie star was an avid sports car enthusiast and amateur racer of all kinds of performance cars. He had a personal collection that included as many as 30 different autos. Walker, 40, was killed when his recently acquired Porsche GT sports car flew off the road, struck an obstacle and burst into flames. An unknown passenger was also in the car....

Paul Walker, of Fast, Furious Movie Fame, Dies in Fiery Car Crash

Paul Walker, who gained fame for his role in the “Fast and Furious” movie series, died in a fiery crash earlier today when his high-performance Porsche GT skidded off the road, slammed into an obstacle and burst into flames. Another person in the car was also killed. Walker, 40, had recently purchased the car and may have been unfamiliar with its unique handling....