Motorcycle Racer Jumps Crash

Moto3 raced at Le Mans over the weekend, running on the road course famous for a Mercedes getting launched into the air, another Mercedes getting launched into the air, and now Jakub Kornfeil getting launched into the air taking a jump off of another rider’s bike crashing in front of him.

Just take this all in, as the 25-year-old Kornfeil ramps off Enea Bastiannini’s bike sliding in front of him:


Better, take it all in as a tribute to that time they jumped a Toyota MR-2 in Initial D:

Amazingly, Kornfeil finished a respectable sixth overall, very respectable considering he didn’t spend the entire race in contact with the ground.


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