French rally driver Guerlain Chicherit performed the first ever unassisted 360-degree backflip in a car, on Sunday. Chicherit launched his specially built Mini Countryman off a ramp in the French ski resort of Tignes, soaring 75ft into the air before flipping the car.
Stunt pilot Craig Hosking lands and takes off inverted in his Pitts S-2 ‘Double Take’ plane at the 1987 Sussex Airshow in New Jersey.
There’s low and then there’s this…
Richard Henriksen was about to BASE jump off a high bar when the metal rod he was somersaulting around suddenly collapsed, sending him flying off a 4000ft cliff. The veteran BASE jumper was performing the stunt for a Norwegian TV show when the accident happened. Luckily, he narrowly missed falling against the rock face of the cliff and managed to open his parachute on the way down.
Canadian escape artist Dean Gunnarson successfully completed his latest stunt on a bullet roller coaster at Happy Valley theme park, in Shenzhen city, China’s Guangdong province.
Eric Nash performing his super moonwalking stunt on the streets of Santa Monica, CA. It’s like your regular Michael Jackson moonwalk only faster and more extreme:
Jackass star Bam Margera and pro kayaker Steve Fisher recently plunged head first down a 100-foot waterfall in a tandem kayak. Margera got injured and hospitalized for hernia surgery after the fall. Video footage of the stunt, performed at Metlako Falls, Oregon, was released on Monday:
That’s a shame.
Would you push a red button to add drama to your life? Well, people in this viral ad for a new TV channel in Belgium did. And it turns out that drama can be pretty fun when it’s not real…
And thus it begins…Indiana Jones Cat: Raiders of the Lost Fridge.