Ten questions for Matt Thorson, Santa Rosa, California, '07 TTC Champion.
What will you be driving in TTCC?
"Thorson-built 2012 buggy, 2 1/2-ton Violator axles, small-block Chevy, Turbo 400 built by Nor-Cal Transmission, ORD Magnum box/205, spools, rear steer."
What is your most memorable moment from the year you competed?
If you could take First Place in only one event, which would it be?
"Tank Trap! It's the most difficult."
If you had to take a last place finish in one event, which would it be?
"Tow Test. Building a bad buggy doesn't involve towing."
Besides yourself, who has the best chance of taking home the First Place TTCC trophy?
When was the last time you barfed?
"When I found out I had to see Car-Wash again."
When was the last time you were truly scared?
"Lost at the zoo when I was 5."
What was the last movie you watched?
What's playing on your iPod/CD player right now?
What's one thing people should know about you?