Jay Leno Crashed Porsche Carrera GT Years Before Paul Walker Accident (Video)

Paul Walker died in a fiery car crash while riding in a Porsche Carrera GT, which has been called a

Car enthusiast Jay Leno found out just how easy it is to lose control of the vehicle -- which, in its stock form, has a V10 engine that puts out 612 horsepower -- when he tried to set a speed record in 2005 (not in the same car but in the same model).

In 2005, the late-night host took the vehicle for a spin on the Talledega raceway in Alabama, where he was asked how fast he intended to go: "I just want to be right below crashing," he says in the clip, which was filmed for TLC's Rides.  Read More...




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