Video: MPV versus pickup in ultimate jet race

Sam Burnett

These days, many people have been priced out of the helicopter jet engine-powered MPV market by the price of petrol, and don't get us started on the cost of running a rocket-powered pickup truck. Thus Autoblog UK has been unable to fulfil its dream of racing two cars with jet engines down a drag strip.

Thankfully, however, America's Speed TV has taken it upon itself to provide a definitive answer to the thrust versus drive debate by pitting said jet-engined MPV and rocket-propelled pickup against each other in a simple race to get to the finish fastest. Click below to watch the video.