Mexico, as you may have read on the news, is not the world’s safest country at present. Especially not if you’re driving the ‘Road of Three Thousand Curves’ - the twisting mountain pass winding through the heart of drug-war territory - in a Porsche Cayman S.
Can Top Gear’s Sam Philip survive the drug barons, the 1,000-foot drops and, most terrifyingly, the Really Quite Spicy Food?
Pictures: Daniel Byrne
This article was originally published in the December issue of Top Gear magazine