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Chris Windsor Verified Driver Made Donation to Website Series Champ
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Region: WDCR,
Car #: 38
Year : 1991
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http://www.autosport.com/news/report.php/id/83289

Check out the video

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PedalFaster Verified Driver
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Region: Northwest
Car #: 86
Year : 1995
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Less height, but more distance: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lC2oArZP8wg

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Stephen Hui - '95 SM #86, Northwest / Oregon Region SCCA

Greg Bush Verified Driver
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Year : 90
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I'm not sure that mini went farther, that F2 car (the red one) was pretty far down the track....

Eric Barbaric Verified Driver
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Region: Kansas City
Car #: 95
Year : 1991
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Should've flipped to AutoPilot when he went airborne!

That was an amazing crash. I guess the guy he hit then dive-bombed the apex and hit the guy in front of the camera car, which then hit another car? I just can't figure out how the last car down the track was involved. Did the airborne car basically shoot through the chicane to hit even more cars after it landed?

That crash was so weird and fast, I first suspected it was video-trickery.

wheel Verified Driver Made Donation to Website
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Car #: 20
Year : 92
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Watch the right side mirror.

Keith in WA Verified Driver Made Donation to Website
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Region: NWR / Oregon
Car #: 88
Year : 95
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This camera angle shows how some of the other carnage happen.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QaC3OKZ-FkI&feature=player_embedded

(That mini crash made me rethink where I stand trackside.)

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Jeremy Pike
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Region: SFR
Car #: 89
Year : 90
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I thought you guys were talking about that new band named Airborne!

Brandon F. Verified Driver
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Car #: 48
Year : 1996
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What was it that Newton said?

Momentum is a bitch?
[duck]
[rolling on floor laughin]

No, he said brakes don't work when you're upside down. [Wink]

SkeerRacing
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Wouldn't the wings then actually generate lift when he is upside down?, so wasn't it an real airplane for a split second?

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Mark McCallister Verified Driver Made Donation to Website
Just graduated from novice to rookie!!

Region: Central Florida
Car #: 40
Year : 1991
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And then there's DFW airport...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tWk4MCQaHrc

   

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