• Oct 18, 2007
Earlier this month, Fifth Gear presenter and British Touring Car Championship driver Jason Plato was hurt behind the wheel of the high-performance Caparo T1 supercar while filming a segment for the UK television show. In this video footage of the incident, all looks swell as Plato takes the car around a track, but towards the end of the test, the flames start to build and the car suddenly comes to screeching halt.

Jason escaped without sustaining serious injuries; just some burns to his left hand and neck. According to Caparo, they've corrected the fault that started the fire, although no word was given whether or not this was a production model or a prototype.

[Source: YouTube]



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      • 7 Years Ago
      Or you could call him Jason "Hot Potato", like the Jezza...
      • 7 Years Ago
      Not so bad compared to tum tum's wreck, but still unfortunate.
      • 7 Years Ago
      British electronics strike again haha, JK.