FELIPE MASSA CRASH

One week after Formula 2 driver Henry Surtees was killed during a race at Brands Hatch in England, Brazilian Formula 1 driver Felipe Massa fractured his skull while attempting to qualify for the Hungarian Grand Prix. Like Surtees, Massa was struck by a loose object on the track, in this case a spring belonging to the car of driver Rubens Barrichello. The contact with the spring left Massa concussed as he lost control of his Ferrari at 120 mph and slammed into a tire barrier. Video of the spring ...

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