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?

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