Jalopnik Video: Jason Drives A Rocket Car

Jalopnik Jason rocket carWell sort of. It’s not actually powered by a rocket but man this rocket car is cool. It looks like a movie prop from Buck Rogers and was built by this cool junk yard inventor/ fabricator guy named Baron Margo. Jalopnik calls him an artist which he clearly is but the man his skills. jalopnik jason rocket car

I wish we got to see how it was built or what’s under the skin but I love this video. I’ve never seen anything like it.

Bill Caswell is a self-taught racing driver, mechanic, and fabricator, and rose to internet fame taking a $500 Craigslist BMW to a World Rally Championship event in Mexico in March of 2010. His exploits have featured in places like ESPN Magazine, Grassroots Motorsports, NPR Radio, Wired.com and Jalopnik.com. A lifelong fan of rally and motorsport, Caswell famously believes nothing to be impossible.