Mike Simpson, you're a bad, bad man. The Ginetta factory driver was piloting his G55 GT3 around Brands Hatch in the Avon Tyres British GT race when a freaking door flew into his windshield at 140 miles per hour.

How does Simpson handle the inconvenience of a shattered windshield along with the fact that he was just hit by a very large piece of carbon fiber and plastic while traveling at twice the speed of most freeways? By putting his visor down. Simpson then completed a pass of his now doorless competitor to take second place. Because racecar driver.

Simpson continued to cane his wounded racer around the track, trying to chase down the race leader, but the impact with the door crippled his car's radiator. He ended up retiring after a quick dive into the pits. The incident ended a promising run that saw the Ginetta climb from seventeenth to third in the first ten laps. Scroll below for the full video.


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      John
      • 2 Years Ago
      lol the driver still passed that slowpoke after getting hit by a flying door. i guess he was focused on winning
      Caarz
      • 2 Years Ago
      Nerves of steel
      Jason
      • 2 Years Ago
      His competitor must've been like "well, I shut the door on him".
      F'nBrower
      • 2 Years Ago
      Speed Racer would've dodged it.... Just sayin'
      Trent
      • 2 Years Ago
      Feel sorry for the driver. That sucks!
      bofdem
      • 2 Years Ago
      That will buff right out.
      Klic
      • 2 Years Ago
      Usually the term for attempting to prevent a pass is to close the door, not open it.
      John
      • 2 Years Ago
      thats some insane sheet. thats a real car race right there. need to put that in a video game :)
      Brodz
      • 2 Years Ago
      Have it insured as a road car, and get a free windscreen. Problem solved.
      miketim1
      • 2 Years Ago
      Damn talk about determined.
      prettypnoyboi69
      • 2 Years Ago
      *Puts the visor down* dealwithit.gif
      • 2 Years Ago
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