It takes a certain type of person to be a successful racing driver. Not only do you need a talent for hurling small missiles around circuits or across landscapes, but you also need to be fearless. You need to be able to assume that the crashes, fireballs and various other potential hazards will happen to someone else. And then, if the worst happens, you need the steely grit and determination to come back. To not let any of the issues or incidents deter you from glory. These are a few of the times that drivers and riders have gone even further than you expect to come back from near disaster.
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