- A​ scene of carnage (Source: Unknown)

    T​eenage YouTuber Crashes Dad's Bespoke Pagani Huayra Roadster

    1​7 year-old takes father's one-off Pagani for a spin

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    Teenage YouTuber Gage Gillean, son of Texas billionaire and hypercar collector Tim Gillean, has overnight been involved in a horror smash where his fathers $3.4M USD Pagani Huayra Roadster was all but destroyed. Images and videos from the crash have been making the rounds on social media and suffice to say, this was a very serious accident and it's questionable whether the car will see the road again.

    W​reck on highway (Source: Unknown)

    W​reck on highway (Source: Unknown)

    It is unclear at this stage if this was a single-vehicle accident or another car was involved. Luckily it seems no one was hurt, with Gage and his passenger, another YouTuber who goes by the name 'zacxak', escaping the accident without injury, perhaps a testament to the 'carbotanium' employed in the Huayra's construction and its resistance to shattering unlike traditional carbon-fibre. Zacxak uploaded an Instagram story confirming that himself and Gage were fine.

    W​reck on highway (Source :Unknown)

    W​reck on highway (Source :Unknown)

    A​s can be seen in the photos, damage to the front of the car is substantial, with the left side door and one or both front wheels ripped completely off the vehicle. Bits of carbon fibre and a range of other debris from the crash can also be seen strewn across the highway.

    W​reck on highway (Source: Unknown)

    W​reck on highway (Source: Unknown)

    T​he Huayra in question has been identified as chassis 76029, a stunning bespoke roadster finished in purple-tinted exposed-carbon with a cream leather interior. Other cars in Tim Gillean's garage include a Bugatti Chiron, McLaren Senna and Ferrari LaFerrari. A relatively new addition to the collection, the Huayra was acquired by the billionaire back in June this year.

    C​ar prior to accident (Source: GG Exotics)

    C​ar prior to accident (Source: GG Exotics)

    G​age uploaded a video shortly after the accident on his YouTube channel GG Exotics ​outlining what happend, however this video has since been removed. For those interested to see more of this particular Huayra, b​elow is a video GG Exotics posted to their channel upon taking delivery of the vehicle.

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    Comments (57)

    • Chain him to a tree in the back yard for 1 year.

        7 days ago
      • Cruel, but I like the sound of that

          7 days ago
    • I know people will say that he crashed because he's young, but there can be many factors as to what caused the crash and not just his skill. He has some experience driving the other cars, so I'm sure he knew what he was doing.

        7 days ago
      • Exactly, that’s usually the instant thing and assumption. I’m not saying that’s not the case but maybe wait until it’s known he was messing around and messed up causing the crash. Then again super cars can be hard to handle and unpredictable...

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          7 days ago
      • Experienced 17 - years old? Never saw one... except on Playstation

          7 days ago
    • What an idiot 🤣

        7 days ago
      • Why? Do you know for sure what happened, how it happened? And was he at fault?

          7 days ago
      • What parent with a brain would let a 17 year-old drive a multi-million dollar car with another youtuber? The idiot here is the father imo

          7 days ago
    • What a waste.

        7 days ago
    • It’s just a car, the old man can afford it, those kids are lucky to be alive and no other innocent lives were involved. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

        7 days ago
      • It’s bespoke, which means it’s made exclusively for him, so he’s destroyed the only version of that car in the world.

          7 days ago
      • Pagani certainly wouldn’t shy away from building another bespoke replacement for a paying customer.¯\_(ツ)_/¯

          7 days ago

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