San Diego, CA – UTVUnderground.com announced today that Holz Racing Products has signed on as sponsor of the first annual UTV World Championship, to take place in Laughlin, Nevada February 19th through the 21st. Holz will title sponsor the Production UTV Championship race during the event making it the Holz Racing Products Production UTV Race!
RENO, Nev. — Enjoying the blessings of a third consecutive season-opening victory at the recent Bud Light SCORE San Felipe 250, Mexico’s Gus Vildosola Jr finds himself not only leading the SCORE Trophy Truck season point standings, but also the SCORE overall season point standings after Round 1 of the five-race 2015 SCORE World Desert Championship.
Winning the 29th Bud Light SCORE San Felipe 250 has given Vildosola Jr the early SCORE Overall season point lead as well as the top spot for the third consecutive year in the featured SCORE Trophy Truck division for high-tech, 850-horsepower, unlimited production trucks.
PICKERINGTON, Ohio — The American Motorcyclist Association supports the National Forest System Trails Stewardship Act, which would allow more volunteer efforts to assist the U.S. Forest Service in maintaining its 157,000 miles of trails.
Introduced on Feb. 10 by U.S. Reps. Cynthia Lummis (R-Wyo.) and Tim Walz (D-Minn.), the act — H.R. 845 — requires a national strategy to maximize the use of volunteers and partners and addresses liability concerns that restrict outside groups and individuals working on the trails, specifically including motorized trails as a priority.
SCOTTS VALLEY, Calif. — Fox Factory Holding Corp. (Nasdaq:FOXF) (“FOX”) today announced plans to expand its El Cajon, CA facility to create an Automotive Ride Dynamics Center of Excellence. A California Competes Tax Credit awarded in January 2015 will aid the expansion effort.
The California Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development has awarded FOX with a California Competes Tax Credit Allocation of $1.7 million to be spread over the next four years and subject to certain in-state growth requirements. FOX will use the credit to help expand its El Cajon, CA facility into an ISO9001 certified, Automotive Ride Dynamics Center of Excellence (ARDCoE). Its ARDCoE campus will be designed from the ground up to support its current military and automotive business–such as its direct bolt-on suspension upgrades for on-road trucks with off-road capabilities–and with the ability to efficiently support future growth and demand.
Minneapolis – Polaris comes into the 2015 off-road race season with teams competing in the Grand National Cross Country series (GNCC), World Off-Road Championship series (WORCS), Best in the Desert (BITD), SCORE International, Lucas Off-Road Regional Racing Series (LORRS), King of the Hammers (KOH) and Mud racing. The company has expanded its race team once again for 2015 in RZR racing and will continue to field a Scrambler race team in GNCC. Polaris will continue to offer their ATV and Side-by-Side contingency and reimbursement program and has added a racer discount program for experienced racers on select models, including the Polaris ACE which a few racing series have added for the 2015 racing season.
The new online video series is a major part of the media expansion plans SCORE is implementing for 2015, which includes its most aggressive national and international television packages, the new SCORE Journal monthly online digital magazine and a new consumer based SCORE website.
FOUR NEW ONLINE VIDEO SERIES
Based on fan demand for more in-depth video coverage of the SCORE World Desert Championship series, SCORE has launched four (4) new short-form video series that began in mid-January. Each of these series features a new episode every other week, and are available for viewing across all of SCORE’s online platforms – the SCORE International website video viewer, the SCORE Facebook page and the SCORE YouTube channel plus editorial video links from the new SCORE Journal. From race highlights, to in-depth driver features, these highly produced series deliver the best of SCORE past, present and future to SCORE’s worldwide audience.
San Diego, CA – The UTV World Championship announced today that they will give away over $100,000.00 in cash and prizes to racers competing in the first year event scheduled to take place in Laughlin, Nevada February 19th through the 21st. This exciting new event will feature two world championship UTV races including a Best In The Desert Championship points race, and a short course / motocross style Production UTV Championship race. As part of the prize purses and contingency cash, Polaris RZR will be awarding the winner of both Championship races a brand new Polaris RZR XP1000! More prizes will to be announced as the race weekend draws near.
RENO, Nev. — Continuing to add to its growing list of sponsor partnerships, SCORE International has announced that Coyne Powersports Group has been selected as the Official Powersports Supplier of both SCORE and the SCORE World Desert Championship.
The unique special vendor program sponsorship includes exclusive discounts to member of SCORE and their extending racing groups as well as a special discount program for other SCORE sponsors as well as raceteam sponsors. The discount programs including the vehicles, accessories and hard parts.
Action from the 2015 Nitto King of The Hammers Presented by 4 Wheel Parts will be streaming live all of this week. There will be coverage of just about every major event on the lake bed this week, and we’ll be streaming the action below from the Ultra4 feed.