Believe it or not, Li Yatao powered a 30 horsepower L5 (a rebadged Proton Gen 2) “around a 42 ft 2.69 inch diameter loop, a feat that has landed his name in the Guinness Book of World Records.” Continue reading for a video of the record-breaking run.

We’re not sure if the loop-the-loop is indeed an elaborate new safety test to bring Chinese cars up to Euro NCAP standards, but we can confirm that the Youngman Lotus L5 Sportback passes with flying colours.

[via TopGear]