Breathtaking crash from the Indy 500

There are those who view the America motorsport of Indy Car racing as the more pedestrian brother of Formula One, owing to the fact that the cars essentially drive round in circles without the intricate cornering, accelerating and braking found in the latter.

Try telling that to Mike Conway. The English driver attempted to pass a fellow competitor up the inside and soon found himself flying through the air at nearly 200mph, before making contact with the barrier as seen here