Fifth Gear crew involved in serious crash

Fifth Gear crew involved in serious crash
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Sometimes accidents happen high performance machines are pushed to their limits. Recently such an incident occurred in England. A popular television star, John Barrowman, was filming a slot for the English automotive program Fifth Gear when he and co-driver Tiff Needell were involved in a very serious crash in which their rally prepped Subaru went end over end multiple times before paramedics pulled Barrowman and Needell out, and removed shattered glass from Barrowman’s eye before he was taken to hospital.

The £120,000 Impreza slid down a verge, flipped four times and almost went into a lake at the bottom of the hill, luckily both of the television stars survived the crash suffering only minor cuts and bruises.

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Source: Daily Mail

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11 comments:

  (780) posted on 02.10.2010

Well that wasn’t such a bad crash. It could have been the navigation mistakes. Some kind of misunderstanding between the two perhaps. Anyways, as long as they are fine and that they have showed it to the public, back to normal. It wouldn’t be a great show if they didn’t show this crash BTWIMHO.

AK47  (1024) posted on 08.21.2009

I’d say an S13 would take corners better with a stock suspension. The only problem would be its power deficit but then given the eibachs and the SR20 spooling 300+rwhp in your S13, the Mustang doesn’t stand a chance. LOL!

AK47  (233) posted on 08.16.2009

no kidding lol it was really funny. i was like dang maybe if they were in my car but not an ’03 mustang lol

AK47  (1024) posted on 07.27.2009

HAha. Mustangs and sharp corners do not go together. Those guys were probably trying to copy the American drifting dude who uses a Mustang. Morons.

BMWM6  (488) posted on 07.26.2009

ohh ok i knew something was wrong ak

BMWM6  (233) posted on 07.26.2009

i saw a wreck similar to this last night where two guys in an ’03 mustang tried to drift around a sharp corner on a country backroad, their tires dipped off the pavement and the car rolled three times and ended up upside down in the ditch. luckily the guys are ok. they crawled out on their on thru the back window.

stupid kids with their junk mustangs lol

AK47  (1024) posted on 07.26.2009

M6 that was a joke. I was practising sarcasm.

BMWM6  (488) posted on 07.21.2009

hmm always thought that would be serious

BMWM6  (6) posted on 07.21.2009

Thank god nothing really serious happen, hope they get better!

AK47  (1024) posted on 07.21.2009

Hope they get better soon. And glass in the eye, of course thats minor. I have that happen to me every week.

BMWM6  (488) posted on 07.20.2009

minor cuts and bruises why there was glass in his eye

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