Red Bull Frozen Rush, the only off-road Pro 4 truck race on snow, has announced that it will return again for 2015. The event, which first premiered in 2014 on the slopes of Maine’s Sunday River Ski Resort, will take place this year on Friday, January 8.
Riverside, CA 11/17/15 – After a long and grueling season at the Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series (LOORRS), RJ Anderson captured his 3rd off-road racing championship, his second in the coveted Pro-Lite class. Anderson led the entire Pro-Class in win’s with five 1st place finishes and appeared on the podium twelve times with fourteen top five finishes in sixteen rounds. In addition, RJ captured his first career Pro-2 win in his second season as a Pro-2 driver, while proving to the series that he will be a force for years to come.
Lake Elsinore, CA – Christopher Polvoorde’s Modified Kart Championship in the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series proves that hard work and playing by the rules pays off. Two DNF’s (did not finish) early in the season gave Polvoorde a tall mountain to climb, but did little to discourage the young driver.
San Diego, CA – Motorsports production powerhouse Mad Media led by directing team “The Martelli Brothers” announced premiere dates for their documentary style TV shows on The Polaris RZR Mint 400 presented by General Tire and the Polaris RZR UTV World Championship presented by UTVUnderground.com. Both will premiere on NBC Sports in December closing out the season of off-road racing.
ELK RIVER, MN – TORC: The Off-Road Racing Championships and ERX Motorpark in Elk River, MN, are excited to announce a new off-road racing track is currently being built to host the fifth stop of the 2016 TORC series July 16-17. The track is located only 40 minutes from the Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area providing convenient access for fans and major media outlets.
LAS VEGAS, Nevada– Sheldon Creed drove his TRAXXAS truck to victory over Robby Gordon in the season finale of the SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Trucks Presented by TRAXXAS race Thursday night, as the standing room only crowd cheered in excitement.
SALT LAKE CITY, UT – TORC: The Off-Road Championship presented by AMSOIL is announcing its 2016 season schedule featuring PRO racing at many of the country’s most popular tracks such as Crandon International Off-Road Raceway and also includes a new track location outside of Minneapolis, MN. Notably, Salt Lake City, UT, based action sports event marketing company, Mountain Sports International (MSI), is in final negotiations to acquire ownership of the series. Established in 1997, MSI has owned and operated action sports events in a variety of sports categories and brings a long history of experience to TORC.
Today at the 2015 SEMA Show, Skyjacker announced a new partnership with the LeDuc family, including patriarch Curt and his sons Kyle and Todd. Skyjacker’s Lonnie McCurry Sr. and Jr. were on hand to make the announcement and introduce the racers, citing the company’s involvement with the family and their sponsorship and racing relations in the past.
GREENVILLE, S.C. – Consistent performance throughout the race season helped BFGoodrich Tires claim two class championships and a total of 25 wins in the four pro classes in the 2015 Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series season.
BFGoodrich Performance Team members Rob MacCachren and RJ Anderson claimed titles in the Pro 2 and Pro Lite class respectively with strong performances throughout the season and relying on the toughness and traction that BFGoodrich Tires provided. In the competitive Pro 2 class where traction and tires substantially influence performance of the 900 hp two-wheel drive trucks, BFGoodrich Tires swept the top three positions in the final standings with MacCachren, Bryce Menzies and Patrick Clark.