Watch 'Top Gear' star The Stig bungee jump in an F1 car
AUG 14, 2014 3:50p ET
Bungee jumping, for many, can be somewhat a frightening experience. For others, however, the activity on its own may not seem thrilling enough.
For some, such as "Top Gear's" The Stig, you really need to throw in a couple more thrills to make the experience worth it.
No surprise then, that when given a 300-ft. bungee jump during the recent Top Gear Festival Durban in South Africa, The Stig was presented with a Lotus Formula One car for the ride:
That looks fake, you say? How about a view from the crowd:
Not bad. Given that the Lotus F1 team currently sit with just a mere eight points in the 2014 Formula One standings, "Top Gear" may have just found an improved use for the car.