Tanner Foust, a Volkswagen R ambassador, takes the next-generation Golf R and the all-new ID.4 to the test at Smithers Winter Test Center in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.
Foust is a professional racing driver for Volkswagen as well as a stunt driver for movies and television.
Tanner is a three-time US Rallycross champion and a two-time Formula Drift champion, among his many achievements. You may also know him for co-hosting Top Gear USA.
He started his career as an ice driving instructor and has mastered the art of controlling cars in all kinds of slippery conditions.
Tanner Foust has some words of wisdom for any Volkswagen owner driving during the cold-weather months: “Respect the conditions.”