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chat icon Monaco2018 Serie G Group 2 Qualifying Lajoux and FolchRusinol Crash
@metallica101 It gives me a good feeling now with the wise words you choose and I really do believe these cars should always be available for racing because that's what they used to mend for.

I Honestly still get a slightly broken heart seeing damage done to a historic GP car but well .. that's part of the sport of racing ain't it Smilie

chat icon Monaco2018 Serie D Rowley and Delbene Crash
The yellow flag couldn't stop Delbene from crashing into Rowley as it came out right after Rowley crashed.

Sad to see 2 historic cars get crashed out Smilie

chat icon Monaco2018 Serie G Group 2 Qualifying Lajoux and FolchRusinol Crash
It's sad to see so many unknown drivers driving an old F1 car and just think they can handle all that horse power.

And it makes me really angry to see those drivers crashing those fantastic historic cars .. to be honest the cars are ment to be driven but only in the hands of drivers that can handle the cars. Smilie

chat icon Belgium2018 Isaakyan Big Crash Flips
Too bad there isn't actually a television footage of the crash itself beside one amateur recording.

I wonder if there wasn't any safety cam on that piece of track ?

chat icon Europe 1992 250cc Shimitsu Zeelenberg Huge Crash
Slight name error .. it's Wilco Zeelenberg .. not "Zeelemburg" Smilie

chat icon RioCuarto 1992 Etchegaray Throws Fire Estinguisher
I just can't believe what I saw Smilie

chat icon Belgium2018 Qualifying Fittipaldi Big Crash Pure Sounds
@neteye well that's just bad luck that it happened in one of the most dangerous corners at Spa with a speed up to 280KMH Smilie

chat icon Belgium2018 Tincknell Big Crash
Man .. identical to fittipaldi's crash Smilie

chat icon Belgium2018 Qualifying Fittipaldi Big Crash Pure Sounds
I always wonder what caused a crash, to me it looked like a broken suspencion .. car went straight in the middle of the corner with no wheelspin on the back tyres wich should ended up with a tail spin .. instead the car didn't turn as should be expected with a normal racing speed.

I'd say .. suspencion failure sadly with no time to react to it.

chat icon Belgium2018 Qualifying Fittipaldi Big Crash Pure Sounds
@x3xu14 although racing and crashes both goes hand in hand it's not really nice to see people get hurt so a bit more respect should be in place here.

Hope he get back soon.

chat icon Sydney2018 Heat9 Mackay Big Crash
@sadsac72 I wonder why they don't use the big wing on top to prevent cars to behave like this like they use in the states ..

This is just crazy

chat icon Argentina2018 Moto3 FP1 Canet Crashes into Yurchenko on Purpose Extended
just stupid .. Canet should have a big penalty for this stupid move, maybe a few races suspended would teach him a lesson !!

chat icon Indianapolis 1996 FP Brayton Fatal Crash Full Report
I've seen the footage of this crash multiple times but never the anouncement according to his crash and I felt so sad to hear he past away wich only realized to me beside he was a race car driver .. he was also a human being that lost his life by doing that one thing he loved Smilie

chat icon Indianapolis 2008 Qual Foyt Strange Crash
As I see this crash did not happen during Quali so maybe the title should be changed to practice crash Smilie

chat icon Indianapolis 2008 Qual Foyt Strange Crash
2008 for sure .. according to wikipedia ..

Sunday May 18, 2008 - Bump Day time trials

Qualifications summary
Shortly after the track opened for time trials, A. J. Foyt IV easily bumped his way into the field, bumping Marty Roth in the process. Later in the afternoon, Roth was able to secure a spot by bumping Buddy Lazier.
After qualifying, A. J. Foyt IV took his car out for practice. The fuel buckeye cover broke off after he exited the pits, and in turn three, a fire started on the side of the car, causing him to spin and crash into the wall. The car was heavily damaged. With Roger Yasukawa on the bubble, Mario Dominguez made his first attempt to qualify, but was too slow.

chat icon Montreal 1990 Pareja Huge Crash Amateur
Comment Posted! @SimonKevNorris According to Wikipedia ..

The 1990 Montreal incident
Pareja was involved in a massive accident during the 1990 WSPC round at Montreal. On his 59th lap driving a Porsche 962C entered by (and shared with) Walter Brun, he hit a fragment of a manhole cover which had been torn out of the ground by a car further ahead. Several cars hit the debris but Pareja was especially unfortunate. His fuel tank was ruptured and the car immediately burst into flames. Remarkably, the marshals were able to put the fire out and rescue Pareja.

chat icon Montreal 1990 Pareja Huge Crash Amateur
If we only had cell phones to capture movies back then Smilie

chat icon Indianapolis 1994 Mansell Vitolo Crash Report And Amateur Footage
What was he thinking .. pit lane speed limit ? what does that mean ??

chat icon Mid Ohio 1986 Garza Huge Crash
Me either Zag .. 80's footage from indycars are rare except the 500 Smilie

chat icon Macau2017 Hegarty Horror Crash Amateur
I might be wrong but his body flew too high to hit the guard rail .. My guess is he flew into the metal catch fence and hit a metal pole .. it's the only explanation why he lost his helmet .. metal fences do absorb enough energy to the body to survive a crash like this .. his speed wasn't that high enough to cause death.

Hitting the metal pole would have caused enough energy to lose a helmet and causing brain damage .. nevertheless a terrible accident that could have been avoided .. just don't let any bikers allow to race on street circuits .. risks although fully taken by the bikers isn't worth it Smilie

chat icon Macau2017 Hegarty Horror Crash Amateur
no run off .. no grass .. no dirt .. no brains still in macau for the organisation to allow motorbikes to race there .. this has got to stop !!

chat icon Macau2017 Hegarty Horror Crash Red Flag
man this really pissing me of .. when do they realise that street circuits are not build to race savely for bikes .. after all the death in macau nothing has changed .. those bikers should state their own statement .. NO WE WON'T RACE HERE !! .. to freakin' dangerous Smilie

chat icon Macau2017 QR Start Crash Massive Pile Up Red Flag
Well E-bay will be having a busy day selling slightly damaged race cars in a few days Smilie

chat icon Nurburgring 1972 Muller Huge Crash
@pikachumotorsport His full name was Herbert Muller and no he did not survive this crash.

His car hit an already stranded car in pit lane and caught fire, the initial impact killed him before he got burned .. Muller refused to wear seat belts during races after the had a fiery accident a few years before this crash.

During his earlier crash he did wear seat belts but was unable to get out of his burning car quick .. he suit was on fire by the time he got out and luckily a marshall put out the flames.

I guess He was very afraid to wear seat belts after that incident off getting burned alive .. he never wear those after that race and ironicly that's what killed him during his last accident Smilie

chat icon Pukekohe2017 Race2 Smith Crashes Into Banks
indeed a great shame Smilie

The blue car lost his back wing under breaking causing the car to take a hard turn left .. nothing he could do Smilie

chat icon GoldCoast2017 Qual Mazzaroli Crashes Everingham Huge Air
Wow that's amazing Smilie

I've heard and seen a top full blowover but never this could be done with a f4 car ... what a lucky escape although I think his back will be sour for quite a while after that flyer Smilie

chat icon GoldCoast2017 Prac Idiots Robson Duckworth Crash
That IDIOT crashed me .. team back on radio .. what idiot ? Smilie

chat icon Dallas 2017 Torrence Huge Crash
Now we can actually see through the replay how little tyre pressure the cars are racing .. great footage Smilie

chat icon France2017 WSS FPx Sofuoglu Unknown Rea Crash
Smilie I would have a underwear change after that.

chat icon Mugello 2017 PreMoto3 Marfurt Amazing Crash
what a shame, he nearly saved that one Smilie

chat icon Sonoma2017 FP2 Two Spectators Cause Red Flag
That one brain cell discovered an open fence .. hey let's get closer to the track .. don't bother why they put a fence anyway girls Smilie

chat icon Lobos 1992 Mouras Fatal Crash Aftermath
@zaggi222 Thanx for the vid made, I guess missed that one ..

Looks like maybe a tyre went down or he was steering onto the grass for some other reason ..

Anyway a freak accident that could have been prevented by putting tyre barriers instead of a solid dirt wall, that driver side impact was not survivable Smilie

chat icon Silverstone 1980 Two Unknowns Spins
If the cars were a "Williams FW07B-Ford" and a "Wolf WR6-Ford" then the drivers were "Eliseo Salazar" and "Ray Mallock"


chat icon Lobos 1992 Mouras Fatal Crash Aftermath
@zaggi222 there was a dirt wall on the right side drivers view .. did he hit that first before spinning the car to the left that you know ?

chat icon Madeira 1993 Aghini Crash
He was lucky to get away with that.
If there was a steel guard rail it could have ended up like a crash Kubica had Smilie

chat icon Belgium2017 Race2 Matsushita Crashes
I was just talking to my girlfriend .. hey no crashes in Au Rouge this year .. 5 minutes later this happened.

Hope he's ok .. stepped out but was a bit crocky when the adrenaline dropped. Smilie

chat icon Gateway2017 Start Power Carpenter Crash
@vettelisthebest I don't think a Halo can protect a driver this way as flying debri can easily enter the cockpit.

But on the other hand, if a tyre should hit the cockpit with Halo protection then the Halo would protect the helmet.

Either way, Halo or no Halo it's open wheel racing and drivers understand the risks their taking, a Halo just put up an invisible protection where drivers can think their save but it's still racing and freak accidents will accur in the future no matter what protection system will be used.

chat icon Atlanta 1986 Glidden Flips
Nice footage .. many taken from the "decade of Thrills" VHS tapes by Diamond P Sports.

I still own 2 VHS tapes, Decades of Thrills wich covers the late 70's and 80's and one calles Decades of Thrills 2 wich covers races and crashes from the 90's.

Shame I don't own a VHS anymore but the tapes stays in the collection just to bring up some good memories.

Both tapes can be seen on youtube .. First tape ..

Second Tape ..

chat icon Riverside 1984 Felton Huge Crash
This crash happened in the 6 hours race of Trans-Am in 1984 . not 1987.

It took 19 month for Felton to recover and get back behind the wheel of a race car but left him with a paralyzed vocal cord and partial paralysis the left side of his body.

Injuries he sustained were his hangman`s vertebrae, fractured a couple of shoulders, broke 7 ribs, bruised his heart, bruised his brain and some internal hermorrhaging.

Now age 81 he is founder of the "Gene Feltons Restorations" restoring older race cars including many old Nascar cars.

chat icon Indianapolis 2002 FP Jones Crash
Even with the safety barrier instalted his back must have hurt big time Smilie

chat icon Detroit 2001 Tagliani Almost Flips
It was Alex Tagliani who hit the barriers, his foot got stuck between the pedals after impacted the tyre barrier.

chat icon Goodwood 2000 Start Huge Crash
It was Nigel Corner who flipped his car and got trowned out but luckily survived.

He broke 20 bones including his backand punctured both lungs wich took a year to mend, the next year he was back but retired the same day.

chat icon Pergusa 1989 Qual Gache Crash
@mattia Qualification crash from "Philippe Gache" who did not qualify for that race.

chat icon Mont Tremblant 1969 Huge Pile Up
@mattia 8 drivers involved in this crash, George wintersteen took the hardest hit into the guard rail and his Lola bursted into flames.

The other drivers involved were .. Scooter Patrick, Chuck Dietrich, John Mahler, Rich Galloway, Mike Hiss, Peter Rehl, Roger McCaig (Roger only took bodywork damage but was out of contention)

No drivers were injured in this crash.

chat icon Mallory Park 1978 Serra Huge Crash Aftermath
@mattia It was Brazilian driver "Chico Serra" that had a nasty crash there in august 1978.

Left him with a severe concussion and out of the championship for that year.


chat icon Zandvoort2017 Qualifying 2 Glock Deliberately Blocks Mortara and Calls Him an Idiot
What Timo did here was playing for judge and jury himself, he should not be an a race track with that attitude.

He might had a point he was held up but it's up to race control to deal with situations like this.

causing a dangerous situation on a race track is in my eyes one of the worst things a professional race driver can do and timo should know that with all his experience Smilie

chat icon Pocono2017 Qualifying HunterReay Crashes Hard
This is what makes Pocono so hard to drive for an indycar .. nearly no banking.

Bad angle to hit the wall though hope he can race on sunday Smilie

chat icon Zandvoort2017 Race1 Start Beckmann Crashes Rolls
@vettelisthebest I saw that race live on Ziggo sport.
The broadcaster directly said ow he's ok cause the rollbar prevented the helmet touching the sand trap.

To my personal opinion he was way wrong on this because those sand traps are build with too many sand and with the rain overnight it acted like quick sand .. when the car flipped over the roll bar dug in way too deep and Beckman could have easily ended up with head trauma wich luckily he escaped from.

Zandvoort is a good track but they have to look again at those sand traps ... specially with open wheelers they are very dangerous Smilie

chat icon Montreal2017 Race 1 Buemi Angry with Frijns and Abt
what was in his drink bottle ? Smilie

chat icon BrandsHatch2017 1 Ducati Cup Guiver Wilson Ford Scary Crash on Warm Up Lap
The guy in the black suit took a nasty hit from the sliding red bike there also Smilie

chat icon BrandsHatch2017 1 Ducati Cup Guiver Wilson Ford Scary Crash on Warm Up Lap
@HughJass It can happen when his body slides faster than the bike in front of him.
I guess his suit got tangled with the back tyre and throwed him in the air.

Scary Smilie

chat icon Montreal2017 FP2 Buemi Crashes Hard
One of the biggest I've seen in FE Smilie

chat icon Spa2017 QR Start Hook Detavernier Vogt McKansy Earle Crash
Sometimes you just don't want to be on a certain part of the track but got involved in a crash you didn't intend.

The black Audi of Detavernier ran wide, almost ran out of road and got back on track with a slower speed.
Two cars behind him are battling and one hit Detavernier wich causes him te spin and causes a small mayhem.

Just a blink of an eye and your race is finished Smilie

chat icon Imola2017 Porsche Lorient Driver Stops in Wrong Box Causes Chaos
Medal for worst driver of the year maybe ? Smilie

chat icon Interlagos2017 4 SuperBike SuperSport Escola Santos Fatal Crash
O man that's really ugly Smilie

chat icon BetoCarrero2017 Last Lap Coletta Huge Crash Over Galli Rolls
@zaggi222 Glad to hear mate Smilie

chat icon BetoCarrero2017 Last Lap Coletta Huge Crash Over Galli Rolls
@JJ lol you're serious .. or not ? Smilie

chat icon BetoCarrero2017 Last Lap Coletta Huge Crash Over Galli Rolls
the impact of the kart above on the back of his helmet could easily caused some sort of neck fracture .. hope he's allright @zaggi222 ?

chat icon BrandsHatch2017 FP3 Smrz Big Crash
Glad to see those fences were high enough to catch the bike otherwise it would centainly had go flipping into the spectators Smilie

chat icon Oschersleben2017 FP Florsch Almost Hits Safety Truck Onboard
@Lucasjeha Can't go along with that.

If there was any footage inside the car of Dale Earnheart's crash and the family was holding the pictures back to blame it on the car or the organisation there could be a law suit against Nascar in wich way they can't defend themself.

An organisation always wants to examine any footage to determ who is to blame for any crash before footage is released to the public.

In this case I find it a good case because she could have blamed the organisation only for having a safety truck on track while driving at pretty high speed .. also she lied about the fine wich was 5000 euro's and not 20.000 what she said on twitter, her action would have bring the Adac organisation in discredid.

chat icon Oschersleben2017 FP Florsch Almost Hits Safety Truck Onboard
Here's the link btw for further info about this incident ..

chat icon Oschersleben2017 FP Florsch Almost Hits Safety Truck Onboard
@metallica101 So I'm not so great into German language but for what I understood is she took the pictures from the onboard herself without permission from the Adac organisation and put the onboard tape on her own youtube channel.

Then she falsly claimed the fine she was given was 20.000 euro's instead of 5.000.

She is now under probation for the rest of the season and can be excluded from the series by doing such thing again.

Her case will also been handed over to the German autosport board (DMSB) for further investigation.

The bizarre thing is that she did not got any penalties for failing to slow down under red flag conditions.

Speaking about a bad hair day Smilie

chat icon Oschersleben2017 FP Florsch Almost Hits Safety Truck Onboard
@vettelisthebest That explaines, didn't know about the red flag condition but seeing the video a few times back now .. there is indeed a red flag on the right hand waved .. about 2 to 3 seconds into the video.

I guess the safety workers assumed it was save to assist the stranded car as the red had come out .. Smilie

chat icon Oschersleben2017 FP Florsch Almost Hits Safety Truck Onboard
@vettelisthebest where did that safety truck coming from ? there were no yellows waved there .. plain stupid Smilie

chat icon Leon2017 Challenge Jaitovich Brake Failure Crashes Hard
Well he almost split one of those .. either a tree or the car .. Smilie

chat icon Leon2017 Challenge Jaitovich Brake Failure Crashes Hard
Some tracks really take safety measures not serious enough.

There should have been at least 3 tire racks tight together and much higher to create a saver wall in front of those trees.

Those lose tyres now worked only as a ramp and did not take any impact whatsoever, he was lucky not to hit one of those trees Smilie

chat icon Assen2017 Moto2 Qual Baldassarri Massive Crash
Although he landed hard on his head .. he passed out the moment the bike hit the helmet.

Nasty crash but thankfully only a concussion and a suspected broken ancle.
He will spend the night in hospital but will be released the day after.

Glad he can walk away from a very nasty crash like that Smilie

chat icon Aragon2017 Race 2 Smolyar Lloveras Haapalainen Big Crash
Pretty lucky he drove backwards the sand pit in otherwise he would have flipped the car over with no back end Smilie

chat icon Portugal2017 FP1 Coronel Wheel Failure Crashes into Fire Truck
And I noticed 2 fire guys were in that truck as well Smilie

chat icon Portugal2017 FP1 Coronel Wheel Failure Crashes into Fire Truck
That's a terrible way to make a runoff area .. just stupid building and waiting for an accident to happen Smilie

chat icon IsleOfMan2017 Senior TT Leader Hutchinson Crashes Hard Red Flag
Fractured femur, hope he will recover soon Smilie

chat icon Catalunya2017 WarmUp Marquez Trips Over
Caution yellow flag .. debris on track .. o no that was Marquez .. race on Smilie

chat icon Texas2017 Hinchcliffe Aleshin Vautier Pile Up Crash
Tony Tony what were you thinking .. you cannot drive up the racetrack 3 wide like that.
A lot of good cars out now with 11 cars still on the track waiting for the restart.

Ed carpenter's car might be fixable so it might be 12 running soon.

Tristan Voutair drove one heck of a race for him I feel most sorry Smilie