Behind the sheer magnitude of the crash, which makes for some of the most incredible video we've ever seen, is the experience of the men that went through it. Here, Recaro gives us that behind-the-scenes look. To say it was frightening is to undersell it a bit.
Both driver and co-driver relate their near-death experience as they sailed off the mountain and bounced down its side--and both are quick to point out the key role their safety equipment played in helping them to survive with minimal injuries.
To see more of the gut-wrenching accident, check out our previous coverage here.