Galindo Motosports is happy to announce it’s return to BFGoodrich Tires. “We’re really happy to be partnered again with BFGoodrich.” Said Eugenio, driver of the #7 Trophy Truck. “We won a lot of races over the years in the limited classes on BFG’s and we think with BFG’s support this is the final piece of the puzzle to grab that first class win in Trophy Truck.”
RENO, Nev. — Mexico’s Gustavo Vildosola Jr. has drawn the first starting positions for the upcoming 19th annual Rigid Industries SCORE Desert Challenge, presented by the City of Imperial, Calif. A live drawing was broadcast Tuesday night on the SCORE DirtLive HD Internet Show.
Round 4 of the 2014 five-race SCORE World Desert Championship will have the event split into multiple days with classes divided into groups as is typical with a SCORE Desert Challenge. Each class will run two, eight-lap segments over an eight-mile course at the Coyne Powersports Motorplex near Plaster City, Calif. in Imperial Valley. The race festivities will be held Sept. 25-28 with racing on Friday night, all day and into Saturday evening and Sunday morning and afternoon. The race venue is located approximately 100 miles east of San Diego.
ENSENADA BAJA CA, MEXICO – Bajarallymoto.com has unveiled the general details of 1,619 kilometers of stage routes for the upcoming BAJA RALLY 2.0 ‘the ultimate adventure rally raid” taking place in Baja CA this September 24-28. Riders and support teams will visit 5 towns over the course of 4 days and cover 893 km of timed “special stages” mixed in with 726 km of non-timed “liaison” or transfer stages. It’s the closest thing to the DAKAR Rally in all of North America.
The official start of BAJA RALLY 2.0 is 9:00AM Thursday Sept. 25 departing from the Port of Ensenada. The Rally will have 4 separate finishes on Sunday Sept 28: The “Mama Espinoza’s Stage” is a special loop stage which will return to the mama Espinoza’s bivouac by 7:30AM Spectators can watch the bikes return for service before they depart on transfer to the final stage that will finish at the perfectly located Hotel Paraiso Colonet. There, riders will have finished the ‘racing portion’ of the rally but are still required to ride leisurely to Ensenada where the they will be welcomed by off road fans attending the beachfront Expovision Off Road show at Playa Hermosa. After crossing the Expovison podium riders must continue several blocks to the San Nicolas Hotel where riders must “check in” to the vip finishers pool party.
Chandler, AZ — With dune season set to kick off, DragonFire is bringing the heat to the Sand Sports Super Show. In addition to showing off their popular RacePace range, a new ReadyForce Ranger Crew makes its SoCal debut. Set for September 19-21, 2014, the 16th Annual Super Show will also see DragonFire playing host to the American Sand Association’s 2015 project RZR… and that is just the tip of the sand dune.
RENO, Nev. — SCORE International announced today its official five-race schedule for the 2015 SCORE World Desert Championship series featuring four races in Baja California, Mexico and one in the United States.
POMONA, Calif. – The 2014 Lucas Oil Off-Road Expo powered by General Tire is set to partner with Red Bull Straight Rhythm, an innovative take on supercross, for a full weekend of motorsports action at Fairplex, in Pomona, Calif. Southern California’s largest off-roading event will take place Saturday, October 4 and Sunday, October 5, featuring two full days of off-road action including off-road vehicle ride alongs, ATV/UTV ride and drives, an RC test track, celebrity autograph sessions, off-road racing demos and more. On Saturday afternoon, attendees are invited to head over to the adjacent Auto Club Raceway to witness the evolution of supercross racing at Red Bull Straight Rhythm.
Since it’s inception in 2013, Red Bull Straight Rhythm has taken the racing world by storm. Red Bull Straight Rhythm will feature 32 riders in a head-to-head, best-of-three bracket format on an evolved supercross track with no turns – just a half-mile long straight rhythm section. By isolating the whoops, triples, doubles, table tops and step on/offs, riders must focus entirely on reading the terrain and judging their speed for precise distance and control. Red Bull Straight Rhythm will offer a $10 discount to attendees that show their Off-Road Expo ticket at the Red Bull Straight Rhythm box office on Saturday, October 4, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Join some of the most famous legends in off-road for a day of off-roading, great food, and fun all to raise funds for the prestigious Off-Road Motorsports Hall of Fame (ORMHOF). Mad Media, OMG and Racing For Life have teamed up with Off-Road Motorsports Hall of Fame (ORMHOF) to bring you this exciting off-road event. Off-Road legends such as Walker Evans, Rod Hall and Larry Roeseler will be present to guide rides, sign autographs, and meet participants. The Off-Road Legends Rally will be staged at the Buttes and Saddles Ranch in Anza, California Saturday October 18, 2014. Nestled in the foothills above the Anza Borrego Desert the Legends Rally will be a fun day of off-roading followed by BBQ and party with live music.
Buffalo, NY: Brian Fleck, Dunlop’s Off Road Race Manager, was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award by MX Sports Pro Racing and Alli Sports for his commitment to the sport of motocross. The award was presented by MX Sports Competition Director Roy Janson at the year-end awards ceremony following the conclusion of the 2014 Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship at Miller Motorsports Park in Toole, Utah.
“For as long as I can remember, Brian Fleck has always been among the first people to the racetrack, joining his Dunlop crew in changing tires for the vast majority of riders in the pits—from top factory riders to first-time privateers—and he seemingly never stops throughout the weekend,” said Janson. “Brian’s passion for motorcycle racing, as well as his incredible work ethic and deep commitment to getting the job done, make him one of the most widely respected people in all of motocross.”
How do you replace an off-road icon? It’s not an easy question to answer, especially for BFGoodrich as it looks to replace its iconic off-road staple, the All-Terrain T/A KO tire. We’re currently down in Baja putting the new All-Terrain T/A KO2 to the test on the very terrain BFG has made a name for itself in the off-road racing world. This is also where the company has learned much of what has gone into its truck and SUV tires that have been used on the pavement and in the dirt for decades.
The 2015 Wrangler Desert Trophy presented by Jeepspeed. Is an exciting three event Jeepspeed series sanctioned by Best in the Desert. All races will be recorded and televised. Sponsors or teams can purchase show segments.