That was a nasty crash. Damn good thing all the safety measures NASCAR has adopted.
Pretty amazing when you see the impact from the outside and then see the impact from the in-car camera focused on her in the driver seat. She really doesn't move around much after a big hit like that. Safety has come a long way.
It's very interesting how much Materials Science there is in safety.
I saw a presentation about a material that's very good at absorbing energy and they are testing it as a safety barrier material. Very cool that she's okay, and very cool that science is making extreme sports safer.
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