History was made at Silverstone this week when Ma Qing Hua became the first Chinese-born driver ever to drive a Formula 1 car at an official event. It all got a bit much for the HRT driver though and as he got out his car after this incredible experience, he burst into tears. Heroic.

Click below for a video of this truly epic moment.

Skip to 1:38 for Ma Qing Hua’s epic moment.