The guys at Fifth Gear have built a reputation for extreme car crash tests. This time they went to a whole other level.
Using a Ford Focus as a “standard small car”, the guys test the results of a 120mph crash into a fixed object..
The forces of the crash were so great that no company was willing to give Fifth Gear professional crash test dummies to use.
Good call, because the impact is over in just 68 milliseconds and the result is… devastating.
Here’s their classic crash test of the much-maligned Smart car: