Trophy Trucks: the ultimate desert racers
What does it take to drive one at 140mph? Tom Ford finds out…
Posted: 02 Oct 2013
The next 40 minutes is vividly, splendidly deranged. We move across the desert at a preposterous pace, outrunning the chopper we've hired to take photos. I'll just say that again - outrunning the helicopter. And we're on terrain that makes the moon look like a bowling green. It's a furious, glorious, insane blur. And it makes me want to race one. But, all too soon, we have to pack up and head back.