It seems like it always happens. And considering the odds, it shouldn't really be surprising. There are so many cars (and equally as many egos to go with those cars) at events like the Goodwood Festival of Speed, that you're bound to get one or two people who overrun a turn and drive off the road. Luckily for this Alfa Romeo 4C driver, there are always safety precautions at events like this, like hay bales. Watch the mistake above and ... lucky for you: 

BONUS! A matte black 4C aka the real reason we wanted to do this post in the first place: 

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