Blindfolded Thrills at Ford Performance Racing School - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
Ford News & Ford Forum News This section contains any Ford related news as well as news related to the FordForums.com website. Only Administrators may start new threads in this section.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 (permalink) Old 04-05-17, 08:00 AM Thread Starter
Forums Director
 
Join Date: Jul 2010
Posts: 430
Blindfolded Thrills at Ford Performance Racing School



Quote:
Imagine the thrill of piloting a brand new, $50,000 ($68,000 in Canada) truck at highway speeds across a vast desert landscape.

The all-terrain tires below you are simultaneously clawing at – and hurling – rocks, sagebrush and probably more than a few small lizards as the suspension plunges up and down furiously, trying its damnedest to keep 5,700 pounds of truck in contact with the earth.

Now imagine doing it blindfolded.

With the amount of dust the Ford F-150 Raptor ahead of me is kicking up, that’s essentially what I’m doing, driving blind. My heart is pounding and my white knuckles are sawing back and forth in front of my face while I try not to death-grip the wheel. If I get too close to the truck in front of me in the hope of maintaining visual contact, there’s a serious chance of a crash since traction is often limited and the path changes directions without much warning causing the equally inexperienced driver ahead to brake hard frequently.
Read more about the Blindfolded Thrills at Ford Performance Racing School at AutoGuide.com.

AutoGuide.com is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > Ford Forum News & Polls > Ford News & Ford Forum News


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome