Back in 2012, Americans Chris Duplessis and Alex Kihurani made it to Finland to run the round of the World Rally Championship. To everyone in the U.S. rally community, it felt like a victory in and of itself. Watch this video and understand why.
Before you read this, you should at least read Part 1 else this whole ramble will make even less sense than it does currently
I check my phone at 5:59am; like an eager kid on Christmas morning waiting to unwrap his Nintendo (said kid is me).
First off, apologies for possibly THE most distasteful Oregon Trail Rally/Oregon Trail Video Game joke/analogy ever conceived. With every tragedy comes opportunity - like making a drawing I could never have gotten away with otherwise.
If you were not already aware, this is the greatest Toyobaru in the country. It's the Nameless Performance GT-86 and it will be tearing a rear-drive hole in the American rally scene this year.
You can trust rally drivers to powerslide next to thousand foot drops racing up the Northeast's highest mountain, but you can't trust them with pool toys.
Chris Duplessis is that one goofball friend you're always glad to have around. Perpetually smiling (even when his rental cabin catches fire at a rally) and always ready with a joke or story that will surely leave you laughing like a madman. Stick him in a rally car on the other hand and you get a completely different…