Jessica M. Combs was an American professional racer, television personality, and metal fabricator. She set a women's land speed class record in 2013 and broke her own record in 2016. She was known as "the fastest woman on four wheels." She co-hosted the Spike TV show Xtreme 4x4 for more than 90 episodes from 2005 to 2009. Other television shows she appeared on included Overhaulin', Mythbusters, The List: 1001 Car Things To Do Before You Die, All Girls Garage, and Science Channel's How to Build... Everything in 2016. Combs died after crashing a jet-powered high-speed race car in southeastern Oregon while attempting to better her four-wheel land speed record.
|Born:||Jessica Michelle Combs, July 27, 1980, Rockerville, South Dakota, U.S.|
|Died:||August 27, 2019, Alvord Desert, Oregon, U.S.|
|Occupation:||Racer, Metal Fabricator, Television Personality|
|Twitter:||Jessi Combs's Twitter profile|
|Instagram:||Jessi Combs's Instagram profile|
|IMDb:||Jessi Combs's IMDb|
About Jessi Combs
Metal fabricator and TV personality who co-hosted the Spike TV show Xtreme 4x4 from 2005 to 2008. She was also on the TLC series Overhaulin' as a guest fabricator and was even a temporary host on MythBusters in 2009.
She was the top of her class at WyoTech in the Collision & Refinishing Core Program.
She recorded an AOL Autoblog Show called The List 1001 Car Things To Do Before You Die which would later begin re-showing on the Speed Channel. She broke a land speed record in a North American Eagle (NaE) Supersonic Speed Challenger in 2013.
She was born in Rapid City, South Dakota, and grew up with an older sister. She later resided in California.
She replaced Kari Byron on MythBusters while Byron was on maternity leave.
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