Maverick Vinales jumped off his motorcycle at 125 mph immediately to prevent a mass crash after his brakes had failed.
MotoGP motorcyclist Maverick Vinales had to jump instantly from his bike, noticing that his brakes had failed during the Styrian GP this afternoon, Sunday 23rd.
The 25-year-old Spaniard had an outstanding presence of mind to jump off his Yamaha when he was traveling at 125 mph well before the braking zone of the Red Bull Ring.
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Vinales got up and walked away quickly because he seemed okay.
This was another lucky escape for Vinales who almost crashed in the Austrian GP last weekend in the motorcycle of Valentino Rossi. Instantly, his motorcycle hit the roadblocks and broke into flames due to the heavy impact.