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VW rolled out the new Dune Beetle today at the LA Auto Show and I woke up to a text from a friend at Jalopnik “Hey Jim, is that your car back there?” Yep! 1107B has a walk on role in the rollout, appearing in one of the press photos for the Dune Beetle
A whole bunch of us spent three days in Beatty and Valley of Fire, Nevada, shooting video for a thing we can't talk about yet, but which will be pretty cool. And I think we get to announce it when we're down in Mexico, winning the Baja 1000.
Crusty was celebrating the 10th anniversary of him having a stroke and invited a bunch of us over to his place for a little party. This was the first time most of us have been together since the Mint 400 and it sort of had the feeling of a band getting together for the first time after taking some time off after a long tour.