The J-turn- an action movie/stunt driving staple, and a manuever cool guys driving muscle cars used to practice in empty parking lots.
If the name isn’t immediately familiar the move will be- driver drives in reverse away from the trouble, say a bunch of cop cars, then the driver swings the car around in an 180 degree turn and keeps going in the same direction.
It's a flashy maneuver that will make you look like a superstar driver if you ever pull one off in real life, but before you attempt a J-turn you should consult this handy guide from The Art of Manliness.
Memorize this easy to follow guide, illustrated by Ted Slampyak, and you'll be pulling off this maverick driving maneuver in no time, cool car not included. Have fun squealing the tires!