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Fifth Gear’s Top 5 Crash Tests

These are the top crash tests, each one more fascinating than the last. 

In the clip, watch Fifth Gear?s five most memorable crash tests in all of their smashed metal and dummy-contorting glory.

Our pick for highest impact crash goes to the older model Cabriolet 306, which simulated with a high-speed rollover test. The laws of physics are covered in depth, with the host using a model car to demonstrate rollover scenarios, touching upon drift-and-curb or dig-soft-soil combo comprising 95 percent of rollovers versus ?accident avoiding swerves? (5 percent)

Not to mention, the shot of the crash test dummy turning on the radio with his eerily outstretched hand at 2:51 was a perfect pre-cursor to its eventual ?death.?

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