Sunday, December 27, 2015

15 Jaw-Dropping Motorsport Crashes From 2015

Not everyone ended up with a trophy at the end of 2015, but these racing drivers will just be pleased they're still with us after these terrifying crashes from across the globe.

Porsche GT3 Cup GoiĆ¢nia

Nelson Piquet's son (no not that one) had a miracle escape from this crash after his Porsche rolled an insane NINE TIMES!

Formula 3 Monza

Ferrari Junior Lance Stroll almost rolled over the barrier in this high-speed crash at Monza.

Aussie Racing Cars Bathurst

Aussie Racing Cars driver Damien Flack somehow survived this Bathurst shunt after colliding with his brother, of all people.

Japanese Grand Prix Qualifying

The F1 crash that had our hearts in our mouths this year was Daniil Kvyat's high-speed roll at Suzuka.

Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup Silverstone

There's been a few scary airborne crashes in 2015 but no one got has high as Ferdinand Habsburg at the start of the Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup race at Silverstone.

Indy 500 Practice

Practice for the Indy 500 was marred with three huge airborne crashes in just four days. Helio Castroneves, Josef Newgarden and Ed Carpenter all suffered from scary accidents before James Hinchcliffe was badly injured in another a few days later. Thankfully, Hinch has now almost fully recovered.

Yeongam Super Race

An absolutely humongous crash at the old Korean Grand Prix circuit in a touring car series called 'Super Race' (yes, really!)

Formula Renault 3.5 Series Red Bull Ring

Manor driver Roberto Merhi causes chaos in the Renault World Series race at the Red Bull Ring when he slows almost to a stop at the finish while Nicholas Latifi is still racing someone to the finish line.

Stock Car Brasil Curitiba

Another huge pile-up as the Brazilian Stock Car field come up to pass a slow moving car.

Monza Blancpain Endurance Race

Hello Kitty… Goodbye Kitty.

Formula 3 Spa-Francorchamps

Formula 3 had a lot of publicity this year for all the wrong reasons and this was just one of a few incidents during the season where drivers would just run their fellow racers off the track.

Formula Renault 3.5 Series Monaco

Formula Renault 3.5 Series driver Meindert van Buuren almost launches into a viewing platform after a collision with Bruno Bonifacio at Monaco.

Toronto Indy Lights

RC Enerson and some nearby marshals had a lucky, lucky escape in this crash during the Indy Lights race in Toronto, Canada.

GT4 European Series Red Bull Ring

All the time you have to leave a space. All the time you have to leave a space!

IndyCar Fontana

Another airbourne IndyCar crash, this time Ryan Briscoe flips upside down before giving the Fontana Auto Club Speedway gardener a lot of work to do after the race.

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