Live from SEMA: 1958 Jeep FC 170 on Tracks is a Perfect Mix of Adorable and Brutal
Toddler with a handgun. That’s the first thing I thought of when I saw the 1958 FC Jeep in the Daystar booth at the 2014 SEMA Show. On one hand there’s that adorable face—and then there’s the overwhelming feeling that you could be taken out without a second thought. Maybe it’s just me. But regardless, I thought this baby was awesome.
As part of the launch for its new KO2, BFGoodrich took a bunch of automotive writers down into the heart of Baja California to see how the new rubber performed on some of the world’s toughest terrain. Simply put? The tires were magnificent.
If you think a 550-horsepower Italian supercar and a lead-footed lady can make the Florida and Georgia sticks a little more interesting, you’d be right.
Right now, I’m sitting in a gorgeous ninth floor room at the W Hotel in South Beach. The ocean view is breathtaking. The weather is tropical. The guaranteed madness of the 2014 Gumball 3000 lies ahead. And like sharks poised for a feeding frenzy, angry supercars circle the surrounding streets. A few minutes ago, one of […] More »
You can’t be totally prepared for the Gumball 3000. The full-frontal assault of ferocious supercars, exotic locales and block-rocking parties is enough to turn the brains of most mortals into an exhaust-rattled, octane-spiked blob of tapioca pudding.