Video: Rally car meets an unfortunate end in a barn wall 7 years ago

Video: Rally car meets an unfortunate end in a barn wall

This old school Opel Ascona recently took on a barn wall… and won (sort of).

Rally is one of those strange sports where sometimes the biggest challenge isn't the other competitors, but instead the obstacles that lie in your path. Most of the time, rally drivers manage to make it to the end of the stage without much hassle, but that can’t be said for everyone.

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Take this driver & co-driver team who were racing in the Zes Uren van Kortrijk (Six Hours of Kortrijk) Rally in Belgium recently. The lads caught a fairly mucky patch of road and lost all traction, sending them straight towards a brick wall and an early exit from the competition...

Ouch...