Badarse Trucker Nails The Gnarliest Right-Hand Turn You've Ever Seen

Video: Those towering wind turbines that are slowly starting to cover countrysides around the world don't just show up overnight — and they're definitely not dropped in place by a helicopter. They arrive on trucks in pieces — staggeringly massive pieces — that test the skills of drivers navigating roads not designed to accommodate 60m-long trailers.

Even with the ability to independently steer the trailer's rear wheels, watching this trucker manoeuvre a gigantic wind turbine blade around a sharp 90-degree right turn, and then over a bridge, is a magnificent ballet to behold. I would almost certainly need a couple of thousand back and forth attempts to pull this off, and by the time I got to the job site fusion reactors would have long since replaced wind power.

[Vimeo via The Awesomer]

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