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35Michael Schumacher's brain injury may be blamed on his GoPro

It seemed like a freak accident when Michael Schumacher suffered a traumatic head injury while skiing in France last winter. After all, while he may have embarked off the marked trails, he knew that ski hill well, and was wearing a helmet when he fell over and smacked his head on a rock. So why did the helmet not protect him better? The latest reports may have the answer.

11Red Bull Frozen Rush puts off-road trucks on ski slopes [w/videos]

From the deserts of Baja to the hills of Pikes Peak to stadiums across the country, there's any number of places you can go to watch off-road racing trucks do their thing. But with Frozen Rush, Red Bull has skipped past all of them and headed to the ski hill.

35Man attempts to lap Laguna in a car on two wheels

We've been guilty of putting a vehicle or three on two wheels occasionally, but never on purpose. James "Ski" Smith, on the other hand, has made a habit of standing a car on edge for extended periods of time. That's impressive enough by our standards, but Smith recently attempted to take his skills to the next level by piloting a fox body Ford Mustang all the way around Laguna Seca. Why an old Mustang? Probably because no one would shed a tear if the car wound up on its roof.

5How to use Bentley's Continental GT like a lead sled dog

The Swiss know a thing or two about skiing. Our neutral friends go downhill, cross-country and even joring. Yeah, we've never heard of "joring" before either, but it apparently involves slapping on a pair of skis and getting towed around by a horse or dog.

15BMW and K2 team up for promotional skis

Despite the arrival of performance crossovers like the X5 M and X6 M, the BMW M range is still one bound largely to the road. Racing circuits too, of course, but the ski hill? Maybe not, but that's where K2 comes in. The sporting goods manufacturer has teamed up the the Bavarian automaker's performance division to produce a special set of downhill skis.

8Renault rolls out special Dacia Duster just for French ski instructors

Dacia Duster ESF – Click above for high-res image

17It's all Downhill from Here: Infiniti hits the slopes with Volant ski package

Infiniti-Volant Limited Edition Ski Pack – Click above for high-res image gallery

7Google Street View takes to the slopes of Whistler [w/video + map]

Google Street View Snowmobile – Click above to see what it caught in the video and interactive map after the jump

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