• May 17, 2010
Mark Tapper under the full moon – Click above to watch video after the jump

Let's take a moment for quick lesson in target fixation courtesy of New Zealand rally driver Mark Tapper. Earlier this month, Tapper was participating the Rally New Zealand in his WRC Mitsubishi Evo. From the looks of things, the driver was keeping a pretty good pace until he saw something a little out of the ordinary – a full moon.

A spectator on the left side of the course took it upon himself to drop his pants and give Tapper both cheeks, at which point the driver lost his concentration and came into the next corner too hot. The resulting carnage was predictable. The Evo's tail slapped an embankment, causing the whole kit and caboodle to go shiny-side down. Go ahead and hit the jump to see for yourself, but be warned – Tapper's response to the incident isn't what we'd call safe for work. Thanks for the tip, Adam!

[Source: Performance Car]



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      • 4 Years Ago
      Tapper: Know how I know you're gay?
      Spectator: How?
      Tapper: You showed your ass to two guys.
      Spectator: Know how I know you're gay?
      Tapper: How's that ?
      Spectator: My ass drove you to distraction.
      • 4 Years Ago
      Beat you to it...

      -Mr Peanut
      • 4 Years Ago
      There's a joke somewhere in here about "ass" and "Tapper," but I'll leave it to the peanut gallery to make it up. :D
      • 4 Years Ago
      The man was later identified as Petter Solberg.
        • 4 Years Ago
        Quite cheeky of him...
      • 4 Years Ago
      Funny, Jeff Price, Paul Eklunds co driver was morning the rest of the competition after their turbo blew on the thrid to last stage yesterday of the Oregon Trail Rally.
      • 4 Years Ago
      Isn't that the universal "loose gravel" sign
      • 4 Years Ago
      i take it the driver wanted to take a peek and this was the quickest way of stopping he could come up with...?
      • 4 Years Ago
      "There's a cunt with his ass out" Indeed there was, sir.
      • 4 Years Ago
      I was one of the first spectators on scene. Mr. Tapper was in quite the state. All I could get from him was... "I looked at it, I can't believe I looked at it." I asked what he'd saw? "The browneye, I looked at it, I can't believe I looked at it!"

      For the next ten minute while we rolled the Evo back onto her wheels, thats all he could say.....
      • 4 Years Ago
      now that sucks.
        • 4 Years Ago
        or does it blow?
      • 4 Years Ago
      Man I bet that guy feels like an ass....
        • 4 Years Ago
        Au contrare... I'll bet TAPPER feels like the ass. he's the one who lost it checking out another guy's tush!
        • 4 Years Ago
        He has an awesome story to tell his friends though...and a video to prove it!
        • 4 Years Ago
        @Jason

        "Hey guys! You'll never guess what I just did!? Like an immature child, I just flashed some rally driver while we was doing 80mph around a turn making him lose control and almost die. Isn't that awesome!? I even have a video to prove how much of a A-Hole I am."
      • 4 Years Ago
      That must be so embarrassing to find out your secretly gay like that.
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