Falling…with Style! A Nissan 370Z Nismo Races a Guy in a Wingsuit Down a Mountain [Video]
TheNissan 370Z Nismois a fast car, but is it fast enough to beat a man who finds himself without a vehicle? Well, if that man is a runner, the answer is obviously yes. But what if the man isDave Barlia, one of the pioneers of falling back to earth from great heights with awingsuit(a.k.a. the closest a human can get to being a flying squirrel)? And the aforementionedNismoversion of the latestZ Carhas to navigate a serpentine road in the Swiss Alps? Well, then the contest is a bit closer.
While we kind of doubt thatGT Academygraduate and Nismo athletePeter Pyzerawasreallyable to beat a guy traveling in a straight line at up to130 mphdown a mountain, it certainly makes for great TV, er, Internets. And if you’d like to go behind the scenes of the making of this clip, you can check out this video and this video. It’s enough to make us wonder howNissanand Nismo are going to top this for theGT-R Nismo…