Chopper Chasing Drift Car Is Today’s Adrenaline Rush
Everyone loves a good car chase, right? But do know what makes it even better? When one of those cars is actually a helicopter.
Felix Baumgartner commandeers the chopper in this video. His mission? He has to take a Bolkov BO105 aerobatic helicopter and see just how close to the Toyota GT 86 1000HP, driven by Polish drift racer Jakub Przygoński, he could get or, as the video description says, “The name of game was seeing how closely the chopper could track the movements of the race car.”
As you can see, he gets pretty darned close.
Crazy stunts are nothing new for Baumgartner. You may recall that in 2014 he jumped from the edge of space down to Earth (some 24 miles below) going more than 800 miles per hour in a stunt captured on camera that you can see below: