Brian Gillespie had everything go terribly wrong while trying to break his own speed record in the Hasport/Hondata Insight. Luckily, the safety equipment worked as designed, and he miraculously walked away with relatively minor injuries. The car and driver were doing very well in competition up until the crash.
The driver lost control at a high speed and the car slide sideways on the dirt at around 190mph. That is when the car was launched into the air