This Dune Buggy Proves Dreams DO Come True!
Southern California is known for freedom, adventure, and around-the-year warm temperatures. But, the Glamis Sand Dunes in the area are giving rise to a new claim, absolute, horsepower-defined freedom. Most think of the desert as stale, dry, and boring. Horsepower Wars, an event held on New Year’s Day, is forcing people to reimagine sweat and excitement in the desert.
What the H-E-Double Hockey Sticks Is THAT? – We’ve showcased amazing off-road vehicles before but this dune buggy was something so sinister we just had to tell you more about it. What happens when a twin-turbo, Chevy engine is mounted behind an aluminum body and chromoly roll cage?
The fastest thing on wheels takes to the sands with more gumption than the Bugatti Veyron could have dreamed.
At more than 1,600 horsepower, this Goliath of Innovation dares to break the previous records, usually around 200–500 HP, for the most horsepower to tear up the gleaming sands of Southern California. As the THING roars across the dunes, the amount of sand could blackout sunlight for the driver and passengers, making the excitement all the more worthwhile.
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