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Australian V8 Supercar Takes on a Stunt Plane

Then levels the playing field by racing a tractor.

Proving that coming up with fresh ideas for its shows will never become boring, Top Gear Australia has decided to pit a V8 Holden Commodore, piloted by Australian racing champion Jamie Whincup, against a stunt pilot behind the wheel of a real stunt plane. This 'race' is just as whacky as you would probably imagine, but that's only the beginning. Bringing things back to the ground, the same car then goes up against a massive 14-ton digger.

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