When Dainese finally released a video of their D|air airbag system, I was annoyed that they never actually showed impact of the jacket against a hard surface. So when Moto2 rider Luis Salom had an incredible highside during practice at Silverstone this week, I was terrified for him, but glad to see the airbag system at work. Unfortunately, I’m having trouble embedding the video, so you’ll have the click the link below.
Spanish Moto2 rider Luis Salom suffers a spectacular crash during second free practice at Silverstone. https://t.co/R5VgcjE60g
— BT Sport MotoGP (@btsportmotogp) August 29, 2014
And if you want to geek out on some statistics about this crash:
— Dainese (@dainese) August 29, 2014