Anger at Silverstone – Click above to watch video after the jump

Contact during racing is typically accidental. Sometimes, however, you can't call a crash an accident when one of the drivers involved clearly looks like he's out to inflict a little pain. Just such a crackup occurred during a GT1 race at Silverstone this weekend when Aston Martin driver Stefan Mücke was a tad unhappy with Nissan GT-R driver Richard Westbrook.

About halfway through the race, Westbrook attempted to cut inside of Mücke's Aston but the GT-R had no room, and instead went into the side of the British racecar, sending it spinning off track. Mücke regained control... but not his composure. He caught up with Westbrook and... well, click past the jump to watch the clip.


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      Number23
      • 3 Years Ago
      That's some expensive revenge.
      s2upid
      • 3 Years Ago
      what an idiot. If i was an owner I wouldnt want that ****** in any of my cars
      _I_I_II_I_I_
      • 3 Years Ago
      The Nissan driver made a foolish racing move, the Aston driver attempted murder. Ban from racing forever.
        Cypher09
        • 3 Years Ago
        @_I_I_II_I_I_
        Stefan Mücke is the money man in the 007 LMP1 car, Aston better hope he doesn't have his license yanked before the 24hrs of Le Mans this weekend.
        Jarda
        • 3 Years Ago
        @_I_I_II_I_I_
        didn't look like intentional crash
          theoctopus21
          • 3 Years Ago
          @Jarda
          So in the video from 1:29 in the background the GTR is going in the straight and the Aston just catches up and hits him? Maybe there was a stiff cross wind?
      tantareanujellob
      • 3 Years Ago
      The British didn't colonize the entire world by being nice.
      cashsixeight
      • 3 Years Ago
      Well that is one way to end a career.
      David
      • 3 Years Ago
      You know if these guys have no respect for their expensive race cars and decide to go in to murder mode with them I'll gladly give them my dueling pistols in exchange for their cars.
      avatar-ds
      • 3 Years Ago
      Stupid way to end one's career for good.
      Mikell
      • 3 Years Ago
      Someone forgot this wasn't GT5/Forza
      goober1424
      • 3 Years Ago
      C'mon, punch the driver after the race if you want; but to wreck your car in getting revenge? That's the epitome of cutting your nose to spite your face.
      funkyed985
      • 3 Years Ago
      I would say that's more of a blow to his own team that spend thousands of hours building and preparing his car than to the GTR driver.
      Yong Thian Ding
      • 3 Years Ago
      No matter who's fault ... you SHOULDN'T revenge like that , that's like a children .
      Paul
      • 3 Years Ago
      Pit maneuver fail
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