Drag Race

Quite Possibly The World’s Dumbest Race Crowd

But still lucky enough to not be dead.

Have you ever noticed how the stands at drag strips tend to be set back a bit, and also how there are usually big concrete barriers between them and the blacktop? That’s because sometimes cars, especially hugely powerful cars, lose control; and without such safety measures, could potentially kill tons of spectators. So you’d think that, even if you were going to attend a drag race in a less formal setting, you’d still want to stand back.

Maybe you’d stand close nearer the start line, but here you’ll see a race between a modified Audi RS6 and a Lamborghini Aventador where the crowd stand right next to the road almost the whole way down. Talk about lucky.

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