NHRA Funny Driver Escapes Injury After Parachute DoesN't Deploy

Oct 31, 2016


Gary Densham is after having encountered a really terrifying incident during qualifying for the 2016 NHRA Group Winternationals okay. Denshamis career's greatest weekend came at the 2004 Indy event when his Jimmy Prock and Densham -directed group grabbed Funny Car in the year's biggest function, winning the U.S. People along with the bonus event. Because that is just what happened in Pamona, California within a qualifying battle in the Circle K Winternationals for experienced racer Gary Densham, he won't need much of an imagination. But Campbellis dragster inside the correct street blew up after simply 300ft, making Densham to speed off into the distance.

I imagined my drag racing job was accomplished,” Densham placed on socialmedia; a hardcore stopping level in his lengthy racing occupation because the 69-year-old opponent happens to be inside the top of the 2016 time points in competition. Calls got in from Del Worsham, Don Schumacher, Sean Scalp, Drive, among others, presenting monetary support combined with many nitro elements had a need to restore his Funny Car. Followers started to flood the crew with presents of economic assistance and also the crewmembers for the Densham Motorsports Dodge Charger rejected their pay in a attempt to financially create a return.

Hitting a rate of 494km/ h to acquire a nitro sporting event in Florida, Gary Densham's car almost removing it, skidded across a mud trap and in to a net. Footage of the event has been seen over 20,000 instances within just two nights Drag Racing on YouTube, with Densham reportedly considering pension presented the created -off wreck was his only move vehicle. Following its parachute didn't use at nearly 500km/h Gary Denshamis crimson pull vehicle careered out of control.