| March 10, 2017

Cars, Manly Skills, Survival

How to Jump From a Speeding Car

how to jump from a speeding car illustration

It’s a classic Hollywood scenario. The bad guy cuts the brake lines, the good guy gets in the car, and chaos ensues on a steep road. While you’re unlikely to be the target of a villainous act like severed brake lines, it’s not unreasonable for brakes to fail. If you find yourself in a runaway car with no means of slowing yourself down, your best bet might be to bail. Here’s how to do so in a way that ensures your best chances for survival.

Illustration by Ted Slampyak

Last updated: April 6, 2017

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