Watch A Professional Rally Driver Roll His Car On The First Corner

You could still see the starting line behind him.

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This is Kris Meeke, the first British (he’s from Northern Ireland) driver to get a WRC win in almost 13 years. He’s fast, he’s good.

But he’s also a little unpredictable sometimes, as you can see here. He rolled his all-wheel drive Citroën DS3 on the very first turn of Rally Poland. Technically, the rally hadn’t even properly started yet. This was on the pre-race shakedown!

Meeke summarized the roll nicely, stating, “what the fuck happened there?”

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