Formula One's Fernando Alonso Reads The Understatement Of The Century

It’s a miracle of modern safety tech that Formula One’s Fernando Alonso survived this high-speed rollover crash that left him with a mere hockey puck for a car—and crawled out of the wreckage under his own power so his mom could see that he’s fine.


I think we’re all glad to see he’s well enough to relax a bit and read the local paper.

Moderator, OppositeLock. Former Staff Writer, Jalopnik. 1984 "Porschelump" 944 race car, 1971 Volkswagen 411 race car, 2010 Mitsubishi Lancer GTS.

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Only wreck I think I have seen worse than that where the person just walked away was Allan McNish at Lemans in 2011