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Driver Crashes During World Record Jump Attempt

French rally driver Guerlain Chicherit attempted the Guinness World Record for the longest car jump on Tuesday in Tignes, France but crashed in the process.
French rally driver Guerlain Chicherit attempted the Guinness World Record for the longest car jump on Tuesday in Tignes, France but crashed in the process.Richard Bord / Getty Images

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French rally driver Guerlain Chicherit attempted the Guinness World Record for the longest car jump on Tuesday in Tignes, France but crashed in the process. Event and Communication Director Melanie Turleque told members of the media after the crash that Chicherit was able to get out of the car himself and underwent a precautionary MRI but sustained only minor injuries, according to Getty Images.

Image: Guerlain Chicherit receives help after crashing his car during his attempt at breaking the World Record for the Longest Car Jump
Guerlain Chicherit receives help after crashing his car during his Guinness World Record attempt for longest car jump on March 18 in Tignes, France.Richard Bord / Getty Images Contributor

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