Too Fast For The WRC – The Kelsey MC2

Matt Farah and the Smoking Tire traveled to New Zealand to check out one of the coolest home built rally cars of all time. Its built by Alex Kelsey and is called the “MadCreations2” and its one the fastest, coolest rally cars in modern times.

Alex Kelsey Mc2 interview

Even wilder is that he built this insane car in a barn! This barn:

Alex Kelsey Mc2 barn

Matt and the guys went for a ride with Alex on on a closed rally stage in the Coromandel Peninsula and speed is amazing. The MC2 is a one-off chassis, with a home built suspension, a 1000kg body and a 450 HP RenaultSport V6. The car is also road legal because it’s a rally car.¬†

alex Kelsey Mc2 road legal
You can follow Alex on his Facebook page here.¬†After watching the video you’ll want to hit like. I promise.

 

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.