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Johnny O'Connell's car catches fire during the Pirelli World Challenge

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"The car just erupted," O'Connell said. "I didn't want to take (competitor) Mike (Skeen) with me, so I released the brake and went into the gravel and bailed out. You wonder how long it will take to undo the belts and things to get out of the car if something happens. Well, fire is a pretty good motivator."

Read more: http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/motor/2015/04/26/johnny-oconnells-car-fire-pirelli-world-challenge/26414159/

They had to hurry to change the engine out on that car for Race 1 Saturday; I wonder if this was a related issue?


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