/8000bhp Dragster Blows Up at 260mph

8000bhp Dragster Blows Up at 260mph

funny car explosion at 8000bhp Dragster Blows Up at 260mph

This is the moment drag racer Matt Hagan’s ridiculously powerful ‘funny car’ explodes at 260mph, during a qualifying run for the Four-Wide Nationals in Charlotte, North Carolina. It was a full-on explosion with fire and everything. And remember he was traveling at 260 when it went boom. But amazingly Matt manages to control the car, bring it to a stop, and walk out. Not a care in the world!

Some say he was just pissed off he couldn’t finish the run. Not sure if this guy’s invincible or what, but he can give Richard Hammond a few tips on car control! Watch the astonishing footage here:


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