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Rally car driver Guerlain Chichert trained 18 months for attempt

In the French Alps, the perfect backflip is usually attempted by skiers or snowboarders.


French stuntman Guerlain Chicherit hit the ski slopes of Tignes, France over the weekend – not to enjoy the fresh snow but to perform the first-ever unassisted backlip in a car, which was teased last month.

var digg_url = 'http://digg.com/other_sports/Rhys_Millen_breaks_back_practicing_truck_flip'; There's probably a good reason why nobody has launched a truck off a ramp to execute a backflip. Despite that, Rhys Millen wants to be the first to pull it off. However, the dangers are very real and sometimes one's health is more important than the glory. While recently practicing for his Red Bull Experiment, Rhys Millen suffered an unfortunate accident leaving him with five fractured vertebrae. The