Type: Posts; User: JalopnikMatt
Right here: http://blackflag.jalopnik.com/vintage-racing-is-the-best-thing-about-monterey-car-wee-1725484573
The best part of Pebble Beach Week, absolutely:
Some photos from our time there:
Man, TCL always steal our ****.
I kid, I kid... enjoy a video exactly on this topic.
We got pretty close:
Our videographer took the vent/duct covers off over the wheel and pointed a gopro at it.
I mean, I guess we could have had Patrick do it.
I'd like to point out that there are no bad choices here.
All choices that aren't the AMG GLA45 are bad choices. That car is ****ing bonkers. Why do they made it? I was on the launch in the U.S....
Here, here's the Jeep Renegade:
Man, I should have gone to Goodwood this year:
Glad you enjoyed the video. A couple of things:
1. While I did write the video, that was Travis driving it. Here's what I look like:
Thanks! We're getting better with each video.
Slightly more than slightly modified. Stripped inside and a roll cage and racing seats/harness. Less like putting a leash on a seagull and more like break dancing on a tilt-a-whirl. It was great for...
It's not raw power, so if what you want is BLAM FAST ZOMG it'll be a disappointment. What's great about it is the feel. It's like your fingers are on the steering knuckles. You feel everything.
I've driven a lot of cars, this one is unique:
Driving that back home to NYC at the end of a day of filming, strapped in over dark winding...
Yeah, we switched it around a few times in terms of blocking but we actually have other takes where they're with one another. I think we'll end up with something in between next time.
What do you think?
It's a variation of the HPD LMP2 engine.