Jump to content

MyCarForum Logo
Search
Magnifying glass

SEARCH

0

WRC driver breaks longest jump record

By Faiming_low on 23 Feb 2016 in Motorsports

Attached Image World Rally Championship driver Eyvind Brynildsen has broken the record for the longest jump at Colin's Crest in this year's Swedish rally. He flew 45 metres, beating Thierry Neuville and Ken Block who only managed to cover 44 metres and 37 metres respectively in previous years.

Brynildsen walks away with this year's Colin's Crest Award, named in honor of the late Colin McRae. His Ford Fiesta RS rally car was said to be flat out in fifth gear doing almost 165km/h before the jump which is situated at VargÄsen stage (SS16) of the Swedish rally. He was also reported to have planned in advance before attempting the record-breaking jump.



Viewed: 879 times

Faiming_low
Written by Faiming_low
Since young, Fai Ming has always centered his life around cars. In fact his first word was 'car' and not 'mum' or 'dad'. Aren't kids cute?



 
Car Makes

Please select a car make

Facebook Likes
   Featured Blog Post
Photo
The guide, while not mandatory, comes amid rising car complaints, mainly about defects. It is dev...
POPULAR BLOG POSTS
Photo
The Australian actor is reported to be portraying Enzo Ferrari in a new biopic on the Ferrari fou...
Photo
Audi's new RS5 coupe, debuted at the recent Geneva motor show. Previously powered by a 4.2-li...
Photo
With the hype recently on Lamborghini's Huracan Performante blistering 6:52 minute, Koenigseg...
Photo
Feel like having your McLaren 570GT as light as possible? McLaren's new feather wrap option i...
Photo
Bugatti has teamed up with bikermaker PG and has created a bicycle that is so cutting edge that i...
   Lifestyle Articles