An accident left champion racer Sam Schmidt paralyzed, but this breath-controlled car put him back on the track

11:41 AM ET Fri, 7 July 2017
Jay Leno sits down with champion racer Sam Schmidt who became paralyzed from the neck down after a tragic high-speed racing accident. Sam lost his mobility, but that didn’t dampen his desire to continue racing. Here, Sam shows off the electronics, cameras and sensors in his semi-autonomous car and explains how it’s all controlled by his breathing. All New Jay Leno’s Garage Wednesdays 10P ET/PT