This 9-second RB26-powered Miata overheated on the Sacramento drag strip, spilling coolant onto the rear tire and spinning out in the middle of a pass. Somehow, the driver saved it from wrecking on the narrow barriers.

The racer described how he kept the car out of the concrete with characteristic coolness while enjoying a delicious NorCal snow cone.

Okay so I saw the wall and I went to steer this way, and I saw this wall and I went to steer this way, tried to keep it straight, straight and…[gestures that the car is safe]

What do you think, is this the best save of 2012?