I quote: The combination of 200mph+ speeds and a change in the road surface caused the supercar - which was on Czech plates - to skip violently and lose traction. Since his passenger suffered serious injuries, the driver is now facing reckless driving and endangerment charges."
Better watch out for roadside debris when biking. Also, the guy behind him had some amazing reaction speed!
You can see at one point this 18-year-old biker running a red light, driving at 120 km/h in a 30 km/h zone... He was badly injured and sent to the nearest hospital. The video footage was uploaded by the police on their Facebook page.
Swiss 'rocketman' on rocket-powered bicycle broke a speed record last week. Francois Gissy reached indeed the speed of 207mph (333 km/h) in under 5 seconds!
This insane free-fall amusement park ride (Sky Tower) located in Trivoli Friheden, Denmark, lets you experience a 100 ft (30 meters) free fall at 55 mph (88km/h). Would you try it?
Elevators can fall but never forget that the opposite can happen too and it's almost just as dangerous.
Here, the elevator malfunctioned and went up 31 floors in 15 seconds (80 km/h or 50mph) until it crashed into the roof, injuring badly the one passenger who was inside.
Wearing a helmet or not at this speed (77 mph) won't change a lot I guess if they fall...
By the way, one of them is Evandro Portela, a professional cyclist who was won several titles in the past.
Here's a 15-min long compilation of people with incredible skills, doing various activities or simply doing their job in an incredible manner or amazingly fast.
Racing champion Jeff Gordon goes for a second test drive as his first one (original video) did not convince Jalopnik's journalist Travis Okulski who called it fake.
Disguised as an ex-con who turned cab driver, he takes Travis for a wild ride that he'll never forget.
That is insane speed but I'm skeptical regarding the quality of his work