matt hagan crash

Incredible Slow Motion Footage of 2012 Funny Car Explosion Will Stun You

Back in 2012, Funny Car driver Matt Hagan suffered one hell of a critical failure while racing four other cars in his first qualifying session at the zMax dragway.

The engine straight up exploded and would have obliterated the entire car had it not been designed so well. Watch as it shears away the entire body while leaving Matt relatively unharmed.

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