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Clinton, Tenn., Jan. 18, 2016
– ITP today announced the release of its all-new Cryptid tire, a super-aggressive and purpose-built mud slinger for all-terrain vehicles and side-by-sides.

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Clinton, Tenn.
– ITP today announced the introduction of its new “Tornado” wheel for ATVs and side-by-side vehicles. The second wheel in the new STORM Series product line, the Tornado offers a custom appearance in a super-strong, lightweight wheel.

Photo: Art Eugenio/GETSOMEphoto.com

Photo: Art Eugenio/GETSOMEphoto.com

Arroyo Grande, California – Rugged Radios is excited to announce an all new Rugged Radios Relay service for the entire 2016 Best In The Desert race season. Outfitted with a state-of-the-art, purpose-built Rugged Relay vehicle, the Rugged Team is equipped to provide the best race team communication support. When asked by Casey Folks, founder of BITD, how Rugged could help race teams stay connected, the Rugged Team jumped at the chance to exceed his expectations.

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RENO, Nev., USA
— Amyris, Inc. recently announced that Amyris’s high-performance cleaning brand, Muck Daddy, has been named the official hand cleaner of SCORE International and the SCORE World Desert Championship.

BlueRibbon-Coalition-Logo-9-28-12The Coconino National Forest is considering changes to which roads, trails, and areas are open to motor vehicle use on the Forest and would like your input. In September 2011, the Coconino National Forest completed analysis of motorized use designations required by the Travel Management Rule and has since made available a Motor Vehicle Use Map to show designated routes and areas open to motor vehicle use. Since this decision, the Forest has received helpful feedback to modify road, trail and area designations to better support a fun, safe, and ecologically sustainable motorized roads system. To make these designation changes, the Forest is initiating the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) planning process to request your feedback on the proposed motor vehicle use designation changes.

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For those who love to get their hands dirty, Muck Daddy offers a new way to get them clean again. Created by renewable products developer Amyris, Muck Daddy says its hand cleaners are unlike anything previously available. Rather than using standard petroleum-based ingredients to tackle tough industrial messes, they contain a brand-new solvent that tears through the toughest grease and grime without tearing up your hands.

SCORE-Logo-12-5-11RENO, Nev., USA — Continuing to expand the scope, reach and exposure value of its brand, races and racers, SCORE International’s Roger Norman announced today that SCORE has entered into an agreement with Carbon Media Group to launch the new SCORE International Off-Road Racing Network on CarbonTV. Content to be included on the premier online video destination include all telecasts of the five-race SCORE World Desert Championship as well as all of SCORE’s online web series available 24/7 and at no cost.

“SCORE continues to move onward and upward and this relationship with CarbonTV will showcase the SCORE World Desert Championship and the world’s best desert racers to an ever-expanding global audience to the most exciting, most dynamic, most colorful and most challenging form of motorsports in the world,” commented Norman in confirming the launch of the new SCORE network.

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The Trail Political Action Committee (TPAC) works to elect federal candidates who will support legislation and policy promoting and protecting responsible off-highway vehicle recreation on public and private lands.  TPAC is proud to announce its official endorsement and support for Joe Heck running for election to the U.S. Senate in Nevada.

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Valcourt, Québec
– The Can-Am X-Team kicked off 2016 with a podium sweep in the UTV Turbo class at the Best In The Desert THR Motorsports Parker 250 opener in Arizona. The Can-Am / S3 Racing team of Dustin Jones and Shane Dowden won the class. Logan Gastel and Murray Racing also finished on the Turbo class podium, earning second and third, respectively. Can-Am ATV racer Chris Robinson also posted a class victory in the Expert Ironman (ATV) class.

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PLYMOUTH, MN
— Kolpin Outdoors today announced the acquisition of Handy Throttle, an aftermarket manufacturer of thumb throttle converters that allows riders to quickly and easily switch from a thumb throttle to a twist throttle. Handy Throttle, a privately owned company based in Mulberry, AR., rounds out Kolpin’s robust portfolio which includes but is not limited to gun boots, cabs, snow plows, Rhino grips™ and fuel packs.