Thanks to Matt over at Mattlandia for starting me down the YouTube rat hole searching for crazy soap box racing videos. Hit the link to watch another wonderfully batshit nutjob video.
These people are insane in a really good way. I love that the racers attach cameras to their vehicles. There is a huge part of me that wants to build a car/cart and try this. I’d need body armor, but damn this looks so fun.
Be sure to hit You Tube and read the comments. Apparently, there is a rivalry between the San Francisco and San Fernando Valley racers. Brilliant.
Update: Video from the Rocket car: