#19.) DUNES- In this episode Xcorps hosts Eric Ducharme and Rat Sult go to the sand vehicle capital of the world-So Cal's Glamis Dunes- to ride 700 horsepower sand rods and host Jason Lazo hangs with members of the band Collective Soul in this hard charging motor sports episode.
Segment one opens with a shot from space showing the vast sand area called Glamis Dunes 150 miles east of San Diego where a small fee gets you a pass into the biggest sand toy park on the planet where no license or smog test is required.
Its just another adrenalised day for hosts Rat and Eric who roll their new custom ALS high performance hot rods out of the trailer and onto the sand. See and hear the big V8s roar with fat paddle tires throwing sand tails on this big Halloween weekend where thousands of people come to ride their machines.
music from the El Music Group band Collective Soul rock the action
with the super sand buggies easily pulling second gear wheelies and
big airborne flights in this awe inspiring sand environment. Hear
Rats Glamis charge as POV in car cams put the sand in your face as
the All Star Cars- bred from Baja racers- land safely after their
3-4 second above dune flights.
After that Jason hangs at the home of El Music Group founder Fred Croshal and members of the band Collective Soul
-Ed Roland and Joel Kosche- who jam a cool smooth acoustic version of their new song Satellite from their new Youth CD. Sweet. Local backyard birds add a custom element not on the CD!
Then its back to the sand and the raw power from the Cadillac North Star motors gulping gas by the gallon as Rat and Eric descend the huge Oldsmobile Hill, the epicenter of sand action at Glamis. Check out the insanity as every type of sand rig from quads to MX to street trucks go wide open all the way to the top. See what the women of the sand look like and what they ride! Rat Sult talks to sand rod owner Keith Muir who tells about the rush of rolling the dunes in a 700HP full suspension vehicle. After that the show rolls back to Jason who talks to Collective Souls Ed and Joel about their new CD and they perform another tune
Counting the Days- for the XC cameras. The show closes out back in the sand with legend Robby Gordons truck doing a brutal hammer nosedive shot c/o Thrust1.com and GlamisInfo.com
Dunes Free! Use your belts.