Video: JCVD loves Volvo Trucks, but he’s headed for a split

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Forget tightrope walkers, bull runners, driving hamsters and death-defying executives. Here comes Jean-Claude Van Damme. Known for his martial arts skills, which usually lead to him doing the splits in movies, JCVD will perform “Epic Splits” in an upcoming stunt for Volvo Trucks.

For now, all we have is a short teaser video to go on, but this stunt will have two Volvo Trucks driving in reverse while Van Damme stands on the side mirrors as both trucks move further apart, leading to him eventually performing his signature splits. The goal of the video is to show off the precision steering of these big trucks, but it just left us feeling aged seeing how old Jean-Claude Van Damme has gotten.

Scroll down to watch the teaser video, but the full stunt will be here in just a couple days. And just in case you thought performing martial arts stunts on moving semi-trucks was a little too masculine, this video wraps up with the soothing sounds of Enya.

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