I want to believe this story for many reasons: first, it’s a jumping car. A French jumping car from before WWI. Second, this was sent to me by Jeff Lane, the man behind my favorite motor museum. And third, it’s a French jumping car. I think I believe the story; I’m just not sure I think it’s actually true. Get me?
Jumping a car ain't easy, but these ten daredevils perfected it even if one of them broke his back in the process...
French rally driver Guerlain Chicherit's goal was to beat Tanner Foust's 2011 record 100 meter jump in a car. But a practice session for the jump did not end well this morning.
Here we see a high school idiot apparently try and clear his friend's car, only to smack into the windshield, flip, and then land on his feet.
"What a good van, eh? Launch it into space and the airbag doesn't even go off."