At Road Atlanta’s Petit Le Mans event, professional drifter Ryan Tuerck captured this footage on his helmet came of the startling realization that he and his Mustang were flying down a straightaway at 140 miles per hour…WITH NO BRAKES. You can hear the urgency in his voice spike immediately as he double foots his brake pedal to no avail. Out of other options, he points the nose of the speeding car toward the grass and lets it fly, then ducks off the track back to the paddock, thankfully able to have a good laugh about the temporarily frightening ordeal.
Here’s What Happens When Your Brakes Fail At 140 MPH
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